Emotional tug-of-war over what's best for a woman with Alzheimer's raises fundamental questions about personal freedoms and the role of government. Read more here.
A long term care facility should be a home.
“It should be a safe place, a place that should be their home where seniors are supported nurtured and cared for,” said Kelly O’Sullivan from Canadian Union of Public Employee.
Instead, she said the level of care provided to seniors falls short of even ensuring their safety, and in some cases seniors have been beaten to death by other long term care home residents. Read more here.
RENFREW, ON, May 26, 2014 /CNW/ - Front line professional and support staff at Canada's largest private sector provider of home care say they are being pushed towards a strike that could soon affect patients between Arnprior,Deep River and Barry's Bay.
Paramed Home Health Care is pressuring workers in Renfrew County to accept a deal that will extend the freeze on their wages for a total of five years. Read more here.
A Health Column provided by Jennifer Michaud with North East LHIN
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