Multiple families have reported that long-term care homes said they wouldn’t transfer patients to hospital.
Emma Paling is HuffPost Canada's reporter covering Ontario politics. She worked on the #TrackingTransMountain series that won a Radio Television Digital News Association award for best data storytelling in 2019 and No Strings Attached, the HuffPost series on basic income that won a Canadian Online Publishing Award for best continuing coverage of a news story in 2020. She graduated from Carleton University's journalism school in 2014.
The Ontario premier says he forgives the NDP politician.
06/24/2020 14:38 EDT
They say the Ontario government is making it more difficult to hold nursing homes accountable for letting COVID-19 spread.
06/23/2020 20:03 EDT
The app will notify you if you’ve been close to someone who tests positive for COVID-19.
06/18/2020 15:45 EDT
The Ford government’s law could pass just as COVID-19 class actions are piling up.
06/17/2020 16:05 EDT
The company partly credited revenues to government funding.
06/11/2020 17:35 EDT
Inspectors also documented the home’s rule-breaking for years before COVID-19 broke out.
06/09/2020 07:00 EDT
Former PC staffers Brayden Akers and Jessica Trepanier are doing lobbying and publicity for companies that run nursing homes where hundreds have died of COVID-19.
06/06/2020 11:13 EDT
The premier also dodged a question about U.S. President Donald Trump’s call for the military to crack down on protesters.
06/02/2020 17:37 EDT
“Go find something else to do.”
05/28/2020 14:49 EDT
One company being accused of negligence in its handling of the coronavirus pandemic is owned by a crown corporation.
05/27/2020 16:58 EDT
Canadian Armed Forces found shocking conditions at five Ontario long-term care homes grappling with outbreaks of COVID-19.
05/26/2020 13:52 EDT
Most Canadians think the government should nationalize private long-term care homes in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
05/25/2020 13:33 EDT
Since the coronavirus pandemic began, three companies that run long-term care homes have hired lobbyists with ties to Ontario’s Progressive Conservatives.
05/20/2020 17:02 EDT
They won’t reopen until September due to the coronavirus pandemic.
05/19/2020 13:08 EDT
The company has been flagged for failing to protect residents. Then came the pandemic, and a $50-million lawsuit.
05/14/2020 11:33 EDT
But Ontario also extended its state of emergency until June 2.
05/12/2020 16:21 EDT
Ontario’s emergency order prohibits gatherings with more than five people.
05/11/2020 15:49 EDT
“Negligent operators” should be held responsible, the union’s president said.
05/05/2020 15:06 EDT
Ontario released guidelines for how workplaces can keep employees safe from COVID-19.
04/30/2020 15:31 EDT
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