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“Care as a relationship” is key to good long-term care: research

What are long-term care residences around the world doing right?  That’s the question an international research team travelled across North America and Europe to find out. 1,125 more words

Health System

Health-care overhaul calls for scrapping CCACs, giving LHINs control

Home care could be arranged in your doctor’s office and everyone would have a family doctor, in Health Minister Eric Hoskins’ bold “Patients First” vision which also calls for shutting down community care access centres. 829 more words

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Choosing home health care

Originally published at capitalnews.ca

Canada’s population is aging and by 2024, StatsCan estimates about one-fifth of the national population will be seniors.

With this in mind, Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government has committed to spending $3 billion over the next four years on home health care as part of the proposed national… 985 more words

Features

Windsor area 'Homecare Heroes' honoured by CCAC

Eighteen caregivers from Windsor and Essex County were honoured Tuesday by the Erie St. Clair Community Care Access Centre.

“These are paid and unpaid caregivers who have positively affected the lives of other through their dedication and hard work,” said Erie st. 214 more words

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Health Minister Hoskins hints at big health-care changes ahead

If local residents are trying to read the tea leaves about what Health Minister Eric Hoskins meant in Wednesday’s speech about the bold transformation the health-care system needs, one needs to look no further than the integration that’s occurred with the area’s hospitals. 619 more words

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An Adventurer of the Healthcare System

You never stop being a patient even after being discharged from the hospital. There are post-op appointments, specialists to see, and therapy sessions. Patient by Websters dictionary is defined as: 769 more words