The Finance Department at Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences (Ontario Shores) enhances the long-term sustainability of the hospital through efficient and effective financial stewardship. It supports the Senior Management Team in managing the financial resources of the organization, and is accountable for financial functionalities including processing routine financial transactions, cash management and investments. Staff administer and monitor the fiscal budget, financial planning and funding from Local Health Integrated Networks (LHINs).

Finance establishes and monitors robust internal controls to safeguard the assets of the organization and minimize the risk of loss and/or fraud. Staff provide support to the management of the organization for improved decision-making, and are also responsible for internal and external reporting and compliance with the Central East LHIN and statutory compliance, and safeguarding the property and funds of our patients.