Seamless Care Optimizing the Patient Experience

SCOPE is a platform that promotes collaborative work between primary care, hospital services, and community health partners to serve patients with complex needs in real time.

SCOPE in Mississauga is a partnership between the Mississauga Ontario Health Team (Mississauga Health), Trillium Health Partners (THP), and the Mississauga Health Primary Care Network (PCN).

Sheikh Noor Ul Amin

THP Physician Lead, SCOPE

Dr. Amin Joined THP in 2018. He completed his Family Medicine Residency at The University of Manitoba and a fellowship in Sport and Exercise Medicine at the University of Toronto. Through the course of the COVID 19 pandemic, Dr. Amin was instrumental in supporting as the Physician Lead for both the THP Vaccination program and the THP COVID 19 Assessment Centres. He is the current Co-Chair for the MOHT Data Strategy Table and serves on the Board of Directors for the Mississauga Primary Care Network.

Sohal Goyal

Chair, Mississauga Health Primary Care Network

Dr. Goyal is the Co-Chair of the Mississauga Ontario Health team and one of the Regional Primary Co-Leads for Ontario Health. He is also the Chair of District 5 at the Ontario Medical Association (OMA) and was on the board of the Section of General and Family Practice at the OMA. In his 20-year career, Dr. Sohal Goyal has established a vast network of healthcare relationships. Dr. Goyal is an assistant clinical professor with McMaster University Department of Family Medicine. His passion is to support and engage community physicians.

SCOPE in the literature - featured publications

2023 - Adapting Our SCOPE: Lessons Learned from Spreading and Scaling Efforts to Integrate Care.

Healthcare quarterly (Toronto, Ont.)

Parisa Mehrfar, Jaclyn Martyn, Celia Laur, Noah Ivers, Aleisha Fernandes, Harpreet Bassi, Mohamed Alarakhia, Nadia Alam, Pauline Pariser

PMID: 37144702, DOI: 10.12927/hcq.2023.27051

2020 - Building a Primary Care Community of Practice: SCOPE as a Platform for Care Integration and System Transformation.

Healthcare quarterly (Toronto, Ont.)

Pauline Pariser, Haley Gush, Noah Ivers, Steve Pomedli

PMID: 32762820, DOI: 10.12927/hcq.2020.26275

2019 - Engaging primary care physicians in care coordination for patients with complex medical conditions.

Canadian family physician Medecin de famille canadien

Elizabeth Lockhart, Gillian A Hawker, Noah M Ivers, Tara O'Brien, Geetha Mukerji, Pauline Pariser, Ian Stanaitis, Laura Pus, G Ross Baker

PMID: 30979773, DOI:

2019 - A multifaceted primary care practice-based intervention to reduce ED visits and hospitalization for complex medical patients: A mixed methods study.

PloS one

Tara O'Brien, Noah Ivers, Onil Bhattacharyya, Andrew Calzavara, Laura Pus, Geetha Mukerji, Steven M Friedman, Howard Abrams, Ian Stanaitis, Gillian A Hawker, Pauline Pariser

PMID: 30601835, DOI: e0209241

2016 - Improving System Integration: The Art and Science of Engaging Small Community Practices in Health System Innovation.

International journal of family medicine

Pauline Pariser, Laura Pus, Ian Stanaitis, Howard Abrams, Noah Ivers, G Ross Baker, Elizabeth Lockhart, Gillian Hawker

PMID: 26904284, DOI: 5926303