07 decembrie 2019

Western Canada: Ottawa’s promise to monitor B.C. care-home sale appears to be broken


This fall, David Carkeek sent The Globe’s B.C. legislative reporter, Justine Hunter, an email raising an alarm about conditions at the Nanaimo seniors home where his mother lived. His mother had moved into the Nanaimo Seniors Village in the spring of 2018 and at the time, he said, he was assured that the facility would have a minimum of four care aides for every 20 residents. But Mr. Carkeek, who visited the facility every evening to feed his mother, said in his estimation, that number had [...]