AdvantAge Ontario News

Highlighting AdvantAge Ontario media activity and member “good news” stories from across the province.

Media contact: Debbie Humphreys, Senior Director, Corporate and Public Affairs, 905.851.8821 x 233

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June 2, 2023

Proposed Amendments to the Phase 2 Regulations of the FLTCA

The Phase II regulations of the Fixing Long-Term Care Act, 2021 (FLTCA) contain some important, and much needed, initiatives for long-term care. However, it must be recognized that the sector is still significantly impacted by the staffing crisis, ma
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March 23, 2023

Statement on Ontario Budget 2023

Statement on Ontario Budget 2023 “AdvantAge Ontario is pleased to see in today’s budget significant investments for long-term care targeting key areas of need. Top among these are new funding for infection prevention and control leads in every lon
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March 22, 2023

Statement by Lisa Levin

Statement by Lisa Levin, CEO of AdvantAge Ontario, the association that represents Ontario’s not-for-profit and municipal LTC homes: "We appreciate that the Government has continued to consult the not-for-profit LTC sector on changes to COVID-19
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March 1, 2023

Statement on Government Advisory Table on Temp Staffing Agencies

AdvantAge Ontario, which represents non-profit, municipal and charitable long-term care homes in this province, is proud to be leading the charge on temporary staffing agencies. We are pleased that government has responded so quickly to our reques
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February 14, 2023

Non-Profit LTC Homes Are Being Gouged by Some Temporary Staffing Agencies-

Non-Profit LTC Homes Are Being Gouged by Some Temporary Staffing Agencies AdvantAge Ontario survey shows exorbitant fees, unsustainable situation