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Nursing home group wants more beds, bigger construction subsidy

The largest group of long-term care operators in Ontario is calling for a dramatic increase in spending on nursing homes. The province should create 10,000 new long-term care beds in the next five years and boost its subsidy for older nursing homes to rebuild, says the Ontario Long Term Care Association (OLTCA) in its pre-budget

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‘It’s almost impossible’: Toronto nursing homes unable keep up with redevelopment costs

Long-term care centres in Toronto are facing financial hardships because of a provincial program looking to redevelop seniors’ homes across Ontario, and a report says it has some facilities contemplating permanently closing their doors and leaving the city. According to a report from Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network, eight long-term care facilities in Toronto

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14 centres de soins de longue durée menacent de quitter Toronto : 1800 résidents devant l’inconnu

Un total de huit résidences de soins de longue durée ont avisé le Réseau local d’intégration des services de santé (RLISS) de Centre-Toronto qu’elles prévoyaient déménager à l’extérieur de la ville. Six autres envisagent aussi cette option. Le RLISS, une agence du ministère de la Santé, refuse d’identifier les centres en question. Ces résidences dénoncent

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Nursing homes ‘intending to leave’ Toronto over rebuilding costs

14 long-term-care homes with 1,800 residents are planning to move or ‘at risk’ of leaving city The operators of eight long-term-care homes in Toronto with nearly 1,300 residents have told the province they intend to shut down and move their operations elsewhere, CBC News has learned. Six other nursing homes, with more than 500 residents,

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