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CCAC head could be eligible for bonus

CEO Lori Marshall of the embattled Erie St. Clair Community Care Access Centre, which is slashing one-third of nursing visits to home care patients, could be eligible for a bonus if she cuts the organization’s $5-million deficit. 827 more words


In the name of science
: Animal testing reports remain confidential in Halifax

For The Coast magazine.

Inside the Berman Zebrafish Lab, Jason Berman and his team work to discover new and improved treatments by studying diseased zebrafish cells. 571 more words


Jarvis: Shameful, alarming and where did the money go?

Eighty-nine years old. Paralyzed on one side of her body after four strokes in less than four years. Confined to a wheelchair. Unable to speak. … 792 more words


Frustrated nursing staff quit CarePartners as OPSEU charges unfair labour practices

Continuity of care is important to the delivery of home care. Each time a caregiver changes there is a necessary rebuilding of relationships. If caregivers are continually turning over, it is much more difficult to notice changes in the patient’s medical condition. 820 more words

Patients face loss of dignity and safety

Re: CCAC revamping home care: home nursing visits to drop 33 per cent, by Brian Cross, Nov. 7.

Appalled. Disgusted. Horrified.

Those are but three of the words used to describe how Erie-St. 285 more words


Cuts to home care show province has forgotten Windsor, says MPP Lisa Gretzky

Slashing reduction of the region’s home care services is another example of the provincial Liberal government cutting off southwestern Ontario, says Windsor West MPP Lisa Gretzky… 557 more words