Ontario promises long-term care home inspections will be completed

Dec 10, 2014

After a CTV News report revealed that nearly 60 per cent of Ontario's long-term care homes have not had a Resident Quality Inspection this year, the province is promising to get them done in six weeks.

During an exchange at Queen's Park, Associate Minister of Health and Long-Term Care Dipika Damerla told London-Fanshawe MPP Teresa Armstrong that all inspections will be completed by mid-January.

But she didn't explain how inspectors are going to be able to do 70 per cent more inspections in the next few weeks than they've been able to do in the past 11 months.

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