In this edition of OPSEU/SEFPO Talk, President Warren (Smokey) Thomas discusses Ontario’s long-term care and home care systems with Lucy Morton, Region 2 Vice-President and Chair of OPSEU/SEFPO’s Community Health Care Professionals sector, and Joan Corradetti, Chair of OPSEU/SEFPO’s Long-term care sector.

Episode transcript

In this episode, Smokey, Lucy and Joan discuss:

Skip to: 01:45 Staffing issues in long-term care and ways the government could address this problem
Skip to: 09:20 Key considerations when legislating standards of care
Skip to: 15:08 How privatization has changed the home care system in Ontario
Skip to: 20:13 Recommendations for improving Ontario’s healthcare system across all sectors

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