B.C. officials providing update on visits to long-term care homes during pandemic

Health officials in B.C. are providing an update Tuesday on visits to long-term care homes during the COVID-19 pandemic, months after visits were restricted

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Former staff, volunteers and adopters allege EJ Rescue hoarded dogs, hid info and failed to supply proper care

An older, small terrier is said to have died while being transported in a cramped, hot van. A “sweet” husky-malamute foster who turned out

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Coronavirus: Sajjan outlines criteria for removal of CAF personnel from long-term care facilities

Speaking in Ottawa on Friday, Canadian Minister of Defence Harjit Sajjan outlined the criteria that would need to be met before Canadian Armed Forces

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271 coronavirus deaths could have been prevented by removing 4-bed care rooms, study suggests

Nearly 1,000 infections and hundreds of deaths from the novel coronavirus could have been prevented at Ontario nursing homes if residents were placed in

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Why overuse of antibiotics in COVID-19 could have lasting impact in health care

A leading Canadian microbiologist is sounding an alarm about overuse of precious antibiotics among the world’s more than 8.7 million cases of COVID-19. So many

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Report points to inadequacies in Saskatchewan long-term care facilities

The Saskatchewan government has released a 250-page report into long-term care home conditions. As Allison Bamford explains, critics aren’t surprised by the findings, but

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14 CAF members assisting long-term care homes diagnosed with COVID-19: source

Fourteen Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members assigned to the military’s COVID-19 response operation have been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus, Global News has learned.

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Coronavirus: Ontario Long Term Care Association calls on province to commit to public inquiry

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Deadly outbreak at La Loche long-term care facility declared over

The Saskatchewan Health Authority has declared the deadly COVID-19 outbreak at the La Loche Health Centre as over. On Saturday, medical health officer Dr.

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Coronavirus: Ontario NDP calls for public inquiry into long-term care, but Ford won’t commit

TORONTO – Ontario’s official Opposition is calling on the government to hold a public inquiry into the province’s long-term care system. NDP Leader Andrea

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