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Apr 18, 2017, 15:40 ET OANHSS Raises the Alarm at Government's Creeping Privatization of Healthcare and Community Services for Seniors

TORONTO, April 18, 2017 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association for Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors (OANHSS) is joining other advocacy groups in warning the provincial government and Health...


Feb 16, 2017, 05:00 ET Ontario Must Make Seniors a Priority

TORONTO, Feb. 16, 2017 /CNW/ - Ontario's seniors are not getting the attention they deserve, and the government must prioritize long term care spending to ensure appropriate support for our frail and ...


Jan 11, 2017, 14:13 ET OANHSS Supports Proposed Measures to Target Risk in Long Term Care Homes

TORONTO, Jan. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Proposed changes announced today by the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care to strengthen quality inspections in long term care homes are an important step forward....


Dec 20, 2016, 12:18 ET OANHSS Letter to Minister Morneau on the Canada Health Transfer

TORONTO, Dec. 20, 2016 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors (OANHSS) issued a letter today to Federal Minister Bill Morneau supporting the province's call for...


Dec 13, 2016, 12:00 ET OANHSS Announces New Chief Executive Officer

TORONTO, Dec. 13, 2016 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of the Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors (OANHSS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Catharine Gapp as...


Oct 25, 2016, 16:04 ET Statement by the Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors on Homicide Investigation

TORONTO, Oct. 25, 2016 /CNW/ - The members of the Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors (OANHSS) are shocked and saddened by the tragic news announcement today by the...


Mar 22, 2016, 10:30 ET OANHSS Recommends Budget Allocations to Standing Committee to Support Long Term Care Residents

TORONTO, March 22, 2016 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors (OANHSS) is urging the government, through the Standing Committee, to make 2016-17 Provincial...


Feb 25, 2016, 18:41 ET Provincial Budget Is a Step Forward in Supporting Long Term Care Residents

TORONTO, Feb. 25, 2016 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors (OANHSS) welcomed the provincial government's investment today to provide added support to long...


Sep 24, 2015, 15:50 ET OANHSS Applauds Province-Wide Implementation of Nurse Practitioners in Long Term Care Homes

TORONTO, Sept. 24, 2015 /CNW/ - Today's announcement by Dipika Damerla, Associate Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, of new nurse practitioners in long term care homes is good news for the...


Apr 23, 2015, 17:29 ET Provincial Budget Does Little to Close the Care Gap for Seniors in Long Term Care Homes

TORONTO, April 23, 2015 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors (OANHSS) warns that today's Provincial Budget will do little to improve care levels for residents...


Mar 18, 2015, 13:36 ET More Staff Critically Needed to Meet Resident Care Needs

THUNDER BAY, ON, March 18, 2015 /CNW/ - Seniors in long term care homes have greater care requirements than ever before but with current staffing levels, homes are having serious difficulty meeting...


Feb 24, 2015, 10:00 ET More Staff Critically Needed to Meet Resident Care Needs

BARRIE, ON, Feb. 24, 2015 /CNW/ - Seniors in long term care homes have greater care requirements than ever before but with current staffing levels, homes are having serious difficulty meeting their...


Feb 23, 2015, 09:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - More Staff Critically Needed to Meet Complex Resident Care Needs/

BARRIE, ON, Feb. 18, 2015 /CNW/ - Seniors in central Ontario are entering long term care (LTC) with increasingly complex health care needs, and more staff is urgently needed in the area's LTC homes...


Feb 18, 2015, 14:30 ET More Staff Critically Needed to Meet Resident Care Needs

PEMBROKE, RENFREW COUNTY, ON, Feb. 18, 2015 /CNW/ - Seniors in long term care homes have greater care requirements than ever before but with current staffing levels, homes are having serious...


Feb 18, 2015, 12:47 ET Media Advisory - More Staff Critically Needed to Meet Complex Resident Care Needs

BARRIE, ON, Feb. 18, 2015 /CNW/ - Seniors in central Ontario are entering long term care (LTC) with increasingly complex health care needs, and more staff is urgently needed in the area's LTC homes...


Feb 18, 2015, 10:00 ET More Staff Critically Needed to Meet Resident Care Needs

OTTAWA, Feb. 18, 2015 /CNW/ - Seniors in long term care homes have greater care requirements than ever before but with current staffing levels, homes are having serious difficulty meeting their...


Feb 17, 2015, 13:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - More Staff Critically Needed to Meet Complex Resident Care Needs/

PEMBROKE, ON, Feb. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Seniors in eastern Ontario are entering long term care (LTC) with increasingly complex health care needs, and more staff is urgently needed in the area's LTC homes ...


Feb 17, 2015, 10:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - More Staff Critically Needed to Meet Complex Resident Care Needs/

OTTAWA, Feb. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Seniors in eastern Ontario are entering long term care (LTC) with increasingly complex health care needs, and more staff is urgently needed in the area's LTC homes to...


Feb 13, 2015, 15:52 ET Media Advisory - More Staff Critically Needed to Meet Complex Resident Care Needs

PEMBROKE, ON, Feb. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Seniors in eastern Ontario are entering long term care (LTC) with increasingly complex health care needs, and more staff is urgently needed in the area's LTC homes ...


Feb 13, 2015, 12:37 ET Media Advisory - More Staff Critically Needed to Meet Complex Resident Care Needs

OTTAWA, Feb. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Seniors in eastern Ontario are entering long term care (LTC) with increasingly complex health care needs, and more staff is urgently needed in the area's LTC homes to...


Feb 12, 2015, 10:00 ET More Staff Critically Needed to Meet Resident Care Needs

CAMBRIDGE, ON, Feb. 12, 2015 /CNW/ - Seniors in long term care homes have greater care requirements than ever before but with current staffing levels, homes are having serious difficulty meeting...


Feb 11, 2015, 10:00 ET More Staff Critically Needed to Meet Resident Care Needs

ST. CATHARINES, ON, Feb. 11, 2015 /CNW/ - Seniors in long term care homes have greater care requirements than ever before but with current staffing levels, homes are having serious difficulty meeting ...


Jan 29, 2015, 15:45 ET More Staff Critically Needed to Meet Complex Resident Care Needs

TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2015 /CNW/ - Without increased staff, long term care residents will not get the care they need and will increasingly be at risk, warns the Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes...


Jan 28, 2015, 11:20 ET Media Advisory - More Staff Critically Needed to Meet Complex Resident Care Needs

TORONTO, Jan. 28, 2015 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors (OANHSS) will urge the Ontario government to increase staffing in long term care homes to improve...


May 22, 2014, 15:57 ET Seniors' Care Priorities for Next Provincial Government: OANHSS

TORONTO, May 22, 2014 /CNW/ - This election the Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors (OANHSS) is sending a clear message that seniors' care and services must be a priority ...