About Us

Peterborough Family Health Team is a provincial leader and community partner providing team-based patient care,  administrative support and allied health professional services to five (5) Family Health Organizations (FHOs) working collaboratively with primary care physicians to provide comprehensive primary care to about 115,000 patients in the City & County of Peterborough. Collectively, the team includes over 89 physicians and more than 110 allied health professionals such as nurse practitioners, mental health clinicians, registered dietitians, pharmacists, registered nurses, medical secretaries and administrative support staff.

The FHT Today

  • 88 of 89 family physicians currently have access to FHT resources.
  • 110 FHT members including dietitians, mental health clinicians, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, physician assistants, registered nurses, registered practical nurses, support staff, clerical staff, and administrators work together to provide primary care services in our community.
  • The FHT is made up of five Family Health Organizations (FHOs) located at clinics across the city and county, and the Partners in Pregnancy Clinic (PIPC).
  • The FHT is a not-for-profit charitable organization funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and also supported by the Health Services Foundation – www.gphsf.ca