Oct 31, 2019
By Zoomer Podcast Network
Libby Znaimer is joined by Miranda Ferrier, President & Founder of Ontario Personal Support Worker Association, MPP DR. Merrilee Fullerton, Ontario Minister of Long-Term Care, and Lisa Levin, Chief Executive Officer of AdvantAge Ontario.
In his latest report, the Financial Accountability Officer, Peter Weltman, indicates that the condition of hallway healthcare in Ontario will only be getting worse as the province’s population ages and the waiting lists continue to grow.
According to Weltman, these waiting lists are expected to reach just over 40-thousand people next year.
This bleak news, even after The Ford government plans to fund 15 thousand new long-term care beds. Libby and guests unpack all you need to know about this growing health care problem.