Greg Shaw

Director of International and Corporate Relations

The lack of pandemic planning in the sector, outdated building standards, poor staffing practices and the reluctance by government to hold service providers accountable to ensure quality resident outcomes has contributed significantly to the high death rates in long term care.LTC residents in many countries are more likely to reside in shared rooms. In Ontario, Canada for example approximately 63% of residents are in shared rooms. Rates of infection associated with the LTC and the health care s... Read More