‘A failed venture’: Unifor president says Canada needs better long-term care system

After witnessing the devastating impact of the novel coronavirus on many long-term care homes and its staff, the president of Canada’s largest private sector union says the country needs “a … Read More

After refusal, world leader Dr. Liu allowed to help in Quebec’s long-term care facilities

After being told that the health network did not need her, former president of Doctors Without Borders Dr. Joanne Liu, who is on the list of the 100 most influential … Read More

Coronavirus: Pre-existing staff shortages exacerbating situation in Quebec long-term care homes

Quebec Premier François Legault provided an update on the province’s novel coronavirus response Monday afternoon after taking a day off on Easter. The number of COVID-19-related deaths has climbed to … Read More

Coronavirus: Bodies, elderly covered in feces found at Dorval long-term care facility

On Friday, Quebec Health Minister Danielle McCann confirmed The Montreal Gazette’s findings that public health discovered two corpses at the privately-owned long-term care facility Résidence Herron in Dorval. The investigation … Read More

Images show how long-term care workers may have spread coronavirus

As the number of COVID-19 infections and fatalities rises in long-term care facilities across Canada, new images reviewed by Global News have revealed some risky practices by staff that may … Read More

2 employees at long-term care homes test positive for COVID-19, N.S. reaches triple digits

Nova Scotia has seen its largest jump in cases of COVID-19 in a single day as the number of cases reached triple digits. On Saturday, the provincial government announced it … Read More