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Canadian

Doug Ford is About to Let For-Profit Long-Term Care Companies Raise Prices on Private Rooms

Long-term care facilities: Arruda defends Quebec government’s decisions during first wave

Ontario’s For-Profit Long-Term Care Homes Charged Extra For Private Rooms During Deadly Pandemic

Nursing home charged by province of Ontario in unprecedented move

Ontario’s proposed long-term care fines ‘toothless,’ critics say

Ontario commits to keep funding for-profit long term care homes despite COVID pandemic findings

With fewer outbreaks, some Saskatoon care homes loosening visitor restrictions

Sudbury families oppose new vaccination policy in long-term care homes

‘They should all be vaccinated’: Veterans living at site of COVID outbreak haven’t received booster shots

‘A crisis for home care’: droves of workers leave for hospitals and nursing homes

‘A very real crisis’: Why these personal-support workers started a home-care co-op

‘It’s zero’: Quebec long-term care inquest hears how Montreal Chinese Hospital was able to prevent COVID-19 deaths

‘Systemic ageism’ to blame for COVID-19 deaths in Quebec care homes, inquiry hears

3 residents at Westman care home die from COVID-19, over 80% infected as delta variant spreads

How one Ontario nursing home achieved 100-per-cent COVID-19 vaccination among staff

‘They’re afraid they won’t come back’: Petition seeks elder care in Nunavut

Opinion: Canadians want home care, not long-term care facilities, after COVID-19

Long-term care and ‘the great revealer’

New Brunswick’s new health plan includes no sweeping changes

One in five vaccinated long-term care residents were at risk of COVID because of low antibody levels, supporting need for booster shots

Nova Scotia prepares for staff shortages because of mandatory vaccine policy

International

The Forgotten Nursing-Home Tragedy

The Psychology Behind Meeting Overload

Troubled nursing homes often remain open, records show

The welcome spread of assisted dying

Integrated palliative care in a geriatric mental health setting during the COVID-19 pandemic

The impact of COVID-19 in nursing homes in Madrid, Spain: a need for assessment

Innovation

A new lane for science

Barriers to identifying residents with dementia for embedded pragmatic trials: A call to action

Academia

Why faculty need to talk about microcredentials

Rethinking academic conferencing for a carbon-constrained world

A skills-based approach to academic integrity

Thinking differently about ‘differently prepared’: Changing how we view qualifications in the academy is vital.

Turkey is not just for Christmas! A shared appreciation for research conducted in care homes during the Covid-19 pandemic.