A half-year after upsetting elderly patients and their families with news it was dramatically cutting home care, the local Community Care Access Centre is reporting increased home visits, wait times that are lowest in the province and a 93 per cent patient satisfaction rating. 715 more words
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Folks, I just want to start: I am going to get to some good stuff. I have a lot of things I would like to talk about concerning education and life and the paths that we all take to end up where we are – but for now I am just getting my proverbial sea-legs under me. 299 more words
MPP Lisa Gretzky’s first private member’s bill has unanimously passed second reading, signalling that help is on the way for patients who believe their home care needs have been unfairly rejected or reduced. 573 more words
Ontario’s home health-care system needs fixing, Health Minister Eric Hoskins admitted Wednesday, but it’s going to take a bit.
“For me it’s about reorienting it so it’s very focused on the patients and those around them,” Hoskins said in an interview. 708 more words