Protecting Long Term Care Homes - April 22

Premier Doug Ford, Minister Elliott and Minister Fullerton provided an update on the COVID-19 Action Plan for Protecting Long-Term Care Homes. Since this plan was introduced the province has introduced more aggressive testing, screening, and surveillance, deployed specialized teams from hospitals, public health and the home care sector, additional frontline staff, and increased personal protective equipment.

News Release:

EN: https://news.ontario.ca/opo/en/2020/04/ontario-takes-immediate-steps-to-further-protect-long-term-care-residents-and-staff-during-covid-19.html

FR: https://news.ontario.ca/opo/fr/2020/04/lontario-agit-sans-tarder-pour-mieux-proteger-les-residents-et-le-personnel-des-foyers-de-soins-de-l.html