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December 7, 2017

Updated MAID toolkit now available

The latest edition of our updated toolkit, Medical Assistance in Dying: What You Need to Know Now, is now available. This 48-page guide has been rewritten and updated to reflect the most recent changes in law. Learn more.

The latest edition of our updated toolkit, Medical Assistance in Dying: What You Need to Know Now, is now available. This 48-page guide has been rewritten and updated to reflect the most recent changes in law. Learn more

 

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The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Federal Minister of Health; Dr. Frances-Morton Chang; Dan Buchanan, Director of Financial Policy, AdvantAge Ontario

 

November 29, 2017

'This is our home'

Seventy years later John McDermott is still chasing his teenage sweetheart around.
October 27, 2017

New unit at Perley Rideau key to reducing hospital overcrowding

A key piece in Ontario’s plan to reduce hospital overcrowding was launched Friday at Ottawa’s Perley and Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre with the announcement of a 20-bed unit aimed at getting frail elderly patients out of hospital beds and into a mor
October 27, 2017

Perley Rideau, Ottawa Hospital launch ‘cutting edge’ elderly patient diversion unit

A new partnership will return more hospitalized seniors to their homes, diverting them from extensive long-term care wait lists and freeing up hospital beds.
October 25, 2017

New opportunities for long term care

Eight long term care operators say they have to leave Toronto because they can't afford the cost anymore, especially with new provincial regulations that require more space per patient. We speak to two people who say this is a new opportunity.
September 12, 2017

Scholarship honours former nursing home resident

H.J. McFarland Memorial Home presented the Jean Lynch Scholarship Award to staff member Stephanie Thurston.