Thank you to Ottawa Centre MPP, Joel Harden, for putting his foot down about the Ford Government's dishonest promotion of Bill 218. This bill is tailored to create barriers for families to hold long-term care providers accountable for the illness or death of their loved ones and cannot be accepted in this province. The Ontario … Continue reading Conservative Government Turn Their Backs on Ontarians by Voting in Bill 218
Today, the Ontario Health Coalition submitted a complaint to the Integrity Commissioner to investigate political donations and high-level personnel links between the for-profit long-term care industry and key ministers & MPPs in the Ford Government prior to the passage of Bill 218, which indemnifies for-profit long-term care homes from liability for negligence during the COVID-19 … Continue reading Health Coalition Requests Integrity Commissioner Investigate Political Donations and High-Level Personnel Links Between For-Profit LTC Industry and Ford Gov’t Prior to Passage of Legal Liability Bill
The pandemic has exposed grave problems with how we take care of our seniors. In particular, the dangers of the extensive presence in most provinces of private, for-profit owners operating long-term care homes. The many tragedies resulting directly from private, for-profit homes — have led to calls on the federal and provincial governments to make long term … Continue reading Make Revera Public – Have your say
Excerpt: " The long trend of downsizing and rationing of our vital health care services must end. Our health care system was founded on principles of equity and compassion.... In Ottawa, like other communities across Ontario, health care providers, patients and their families are dealing with a health care system not living up to the … Continue reading Time to Restore Sound Planning, Capacity, and Compassion in Our Public Health Care System.
Stadium Rally in Ottawa Saturday, December 7th @ 11 a.m. TD Place Arena, Lansdowne Park LET’S STAND TOGETHER AND INSIST THE FORD GOVERNMENT EXPAND NOT CUT OUR LOCAL HEALTH SERVICES! NO PRIVATIZATION! Campaign Resources: Click for Free Tickets and Ride OC Transpo to the Event Free OC Transpo Service from 8 am to 4 pm … Continue reading Save the Services That save Us!
Sunday Oct.6, 2 PM, 233 Gilmour St. PSAC Building What Federal action is needed for Long Term Care, Pharmacare and for a healthy Environment? During this Federal election we will be deciding on the future of public healthcare! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Please help us promote this event: Click Here to Open Flyer en. & fr Click Here for … Continue reading Federal Election Forum
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The Ford government is proposing massive restructuring to hospitals, long term care, home care, and community care, and more. Download Ottawa Town Hall Poster Here
OHC Submission to Pre -Budget Committee January 2019 Hallway Medicine, It Can Be Fixed: Ottawa Report – OCHU
Click for Town Hall Flyer You are invited to an open public meeting with an expert panel on long term care to explore ways to rebuild public capacity, improve quality and accountability for seniors’ care in the Ottawa Area. Monday, Sept. 17th, 7-9 PM McNabb Community Centre 180 Percy St. Assembly Hall