Let’s go for excellent long-term care and nursing homes.
Most of us will need some form of help at the end of our lives, and many of us will need long-term care to stay out of the hospital.
Two changes must be made immediately: frequent surprise inspections with consequences, plus minimum staffing standards.
The next goal would be for all amenities to be accountable to residents and their families, not to for-profit corporations and their investors.
With the provincial elections approaching, it’s time for candidates to let us know where they stand on improving long-term care.
Karen Demers, Windsor
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