Quebec ombudsperson to investigate coronavirus crisis response in seniors residences

Quebec’s ombudsperson is launching an “impartial and independent” investigation into the handling of the novel coronavirus health crisis in embattled nursing homes by the province and its health network. Marie … Read More

Italy’s nursing homes struggle to survive after thousands died from coronavirus

Italy’s nursing homes, ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic which claimed the lives of thousands of residents, face financial pressures that threaten to put many out of business and create a … Read More

Coronavirus: Long term care homes in spotlight as House of Commons set to return

As the House of Commons returns Saturday in an effort to pass the wage subsidy bill to help beleaguered businesses during the COVID-19 crisis, Canada must also contend with major … Read More

‘I get infections all the time’: Protecting the vulnerable from novel coronavirus

The message to Canadians has been clear from health officials amid the novel coronavirus outbreak: stay indoors and limit your interactions with others. While bars and restaurants across the country … Read More