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Nurse-Led Outreach Team

The Nurse-Led Outreach Team (NLOT) is a team of registered nurses at Sunnybrook that provide skilled, time-sensitive services to senior residents in the comfort of their own North Toronto Long-Term Care (LTC) Home.

Our goals

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Reduce visits to the Emergency Department

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Provide fast and easy access to urgent outpatient services

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Smooth transitions between hospital and home

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Build capacity of complex nursing skills in Long-Term Care

Our services

  • Weekly in-home assessments and patient monitoring
  • Advanced nursing care, including: medication review, G tube replacement/management, difficult foley insertion, CVAD maintenance and care, IV administration, clinical assessments
  • Facilitation of urgent diagnostic imaging (Xray, CT, ultrasound) and other outpatient services (e.g. specialist referrals)
  • Consultations in-person, by telephone or email
  • Joint care planning with the primary physician and healthcare team
  • Resources and education for complex nursing skills

Who we serve

The Nurse-Led Outreach Team serves the following Long-Term Care Homes in North Toronto:

  • Sunnybrook Veterans Program
  • Isabel and Arthur Meighen Manor
  • Suomi-Koti Toronto Nursing Home
  • Arirang Korean Long-Term Care Home
  • Apotex Centre, Jewish Home for the Aged (Baycrest)

Our team

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Doris Ho
Registered Nurse
(on leave)

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Gian Fauni
Registered Nurse

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Swati Rathod
Registered Nurse

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Sue Spina
Registered Nurse

How to contact us for referral

If you have questions about our services, please contact us at or call 416-480-6100 ext. 680052.

Hours of Operation:

Monday-Friday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Weekends and Holidays: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.