To help you make an informed decision, ONA has launched its federal election page, which contains many resources including key facts on the nursing shortage, where the political parties stand on several issues, and more. Be sure to check it out so you can make an informed decision on September 20.
We represent more than 700 registered nurses at
ONA’s member guide: “My right to refuse unsafe work“
Canada has the worst record for COVID-19 deaths in long-term care homes compared with other wealthy countries, according to a recent report released by the Canadian Institute for Health Information.
69% of COVID-19 deaths in Canada were in long-term care.
This is a direct result of decades of cuts and increasing privatization. Private care homes focus on profit, not patients.
Long-term care needs to be part of the public health care system.
Call on your candidate to make LTC part of our public health care:
Recovery has to include a strong health care system that doesn’t leave anyone behind. Let’s vote for a better way.
Your local executive team for the 2021-2023 term are posted here
Committee members and floor reps are posted on their respective local pages
COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Updates (Central)
Covid-19 updates for our Local (CMH & SMH, Trinity & St.Luke’s)