Montreal woman upset over treatment of brother at long-term care facility

Alma Gibbs frequently visits her older brother at the long-term care residence in the LaSalle hospital. Last week, Gibbs says she witnessed a “deplorable sight,” as her 72-year-old brother’s hands were tied to the hospital gurney. According to medical malpractice…

Nursing home directors respond to long-term care memo from Nova Scotia Health Authority

Nursing home directors in Nova Scotia feel a recent memo authored by the province’s health authority points to an ongoing need to openly discuss mounting problems in the health-care system — particularly between the health authority and long-term care providers.…

One doctor suspended, another resigns at facility where woman in vegetative state gave birth

One doctor has resigned and another has been suspended at the Arizona healthcare facility where a woman in a long-term vegetative state gave birth, surprising her caretakers. Story continues below “The two physicians who were responsible for the care of…

Regina Pioneer Village resident says long-term solution needed now

Regina Pioneer Village is Saskatchewan’s largest seniors complex, but the provincially run facility has been on life support for years. Now, one longtime resident is speaking out and hoping the province will find a permanent solution to the complex’s infrastructure…