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eHealth ensures that information and information technology are used to improve and modernize Ontario's health care system, and to improve the quality of and access to health care services. Health System Information Management and Investment provides health information which enables evidence-based decision-making for a sustainable health care system in Ontario. eHealth Ontario provides the information infrastructure required to facilitate the secure electronic communication and exchange of personal information among Ontario's health care providers and supports the Ministry's eHealth initiatives.

VOTE SUMMARY
($)
ITEM # ITEM

Estimates
2011-12

Estimates
2010-11

Difference
Between
2011-12
and
2010-11

Actual
2009-10

  OPERATING EXPENSE        
1 eHealth and Information Management 493,754,200 601,923,500 (108,169,300) 416,356,590
  TOTAL OPERATING EXPENSE TO BE VOTED 493,754,200 601,923,500 (108,169,300) 416,356,590
  Total Operating Expense 493,754,200 601,923,500 (108,169,300) 416,356,590
  CAPITAL EXPENSE        
2 eHealth and Information Management 90,001,000 143,292,600 (53,291,600) 33,702,000
  TOTAL CAPITAL EXPENSE TO BE VOTED 90,001,000 143,292,600 (53,291,600) 33,702,000
Statutory Amortization, the Financial Administration Act 413,000 413,000 - -
  Total Statutory Appropriations 413,000 413,000 - -
  Total Capital Expense 90,414,000 143,705,600 (53,291,600) 33,702,000
  CAPITAL ASSETS        
- eHealth and Information Management - 1,000 (1,000) 3,583,155
  TOTAL CAPITAL ASSETS TO BE VOTED - 1,000 (1,000) 3,583,155
  Total Capital Assets - 1,000 (1,000) 3,583,155



Standard Account by Item and Sub-items
($)
VOTE -ITEM
#
STANDARD ACCOUNT BY ITEM AND SUB-ITEMS      
  OPERATING EXPENSE      
1403-1 eHealth and Information Management      
  Salaries and wages     12,258,100
  Employee benefits     1,919,900
  Transportation and communication     664,000
  Services     19,889,500
  Supplies and equipment     719,900
  Transfer payments      
     eHealth Ontario   384,802,200  
     Information Technology Programs   55,492,000  
     Health System Information Management   18,008,600 458,302,800
  Total Operating Expense to be Voted     493,754,200
  Total Operating Expense for eHealth and Information Management Program     493,754,200
  CAPITAL EXPENSE      
1403-2 eHealth and Information Management      
  Transfer payments      
     eHealth Ontario Capital     90,000,000
  Other transactions     1,000
  Total Capital Expense to be Voted     90,001,000
  Statutory Appropriations      
  Other transactions      
Statutory    Amortization, the Financial Administration Act     413,000
  Total Capital Expense for eHealth and Information Management Program     90,414,000