Following a week that saw temperatures often feel above 40 degrees Celsius in Ontario, Sienna Senior Living sent a letter on Friday, July 10, 2020 to family members of their residents to address the lack of air conditioning in many of their long-term care homes.
Quinte Health Care, which owns and operates hospitals that provide primary and secondary care services, is paying out hefty bonuses ranging from 3-5% to their senior management team, despite the Ontario government’s Bill 124 limiting public sector workers, including nurses and other hospital staff, to 1% yearly compensation increases.
We have heard from you throughout this crisis that you need more support. That’s why we’ve been aggressively calling on your governments in Ottawa and at Queen’s Park to support you on the frontline and telling them that you need more. I’m pleased to share that today, Prime Minister Trudeau announced that the Canada Emergency Relief Benefit will be made…
It was confirmed today that a frontline healthcare worker at Markhaven Home for Seniors, located in Markham, has tested positive for COVID-19 after the long-term care home first learned of a resident with the virus last week. Additional workers who may have been exposed to the virus are currently awaiting test results.