Our Mission

About Us

The Institute for Optimizing Health Outcomes is a not-for-profit organization based in Toronto, Ontario. We bring together individuals and organizations with the commitment, experiences, and expertise to bring the vision of optimal health to reality. Our Board of Directors includes physicians, allied health professionals, health educators, and patients. Our partners include patient organizations, healthcare institutions, government and industry.

We believe that the vision of optimizing health outcomes for all individuals regardless of their health condition is an achievable goal. At the Institute for Optimizing Health Outcomes, it is the reason for everything we do.

The Institute for Optimizing Health Outcomes serves as a catalyst and enabler for patient-centered programs, education, research and advocacy to improve care, treatment and support for all persons at risk for or living with health conditions.

We believe that optimizing healthcare, health outcomes, and quality of life for all in responsible partnership is the only means to ensure optimal healthcare for all.

News & Events


Urgent Need for Patient-Centred Lab Reform in Ontario

July 13, 2015

The Ontario Coalition for Lab Reform is a group comprised of smaller owner-operated community laboratories, non-profit organizations, doctors, patient groups, allied service providers and concerned patients and.


The State of Medical Lab Services is a Key Issue for Ontario Patients

May 8, 2015

Consumer ADVOCARE Network Call for Overhaul of Medical Laboratory Testing System Just because patients haven’t been speaking out about the need for major changes in.