The Ontario government is creating a new agency called Personal Support Services Ontario that will start to deliver home care in the spring to some clients in three regions of the province. (iStock)
Category: Managing Risk
We’re here to support seniors, and their families, and to manage the inevitable, overwhelming problems and stresses associated with ageing.
This is a wonderful way to care for home-bound seniors.
With Telehomecare, seniors can live at home longer and their caregivers can provide better care, and do so with peace of mind.
According to the Canadian Medical Association Journal, close friends and family caregivers are at high risk of becoming ill and even dying.
A major restructuring of Ontario’s health system is on the way,
In Ontario, marriage nullifies an existing will, making it easier for predatory brides or grooms to take control of assets.
Pilot project employing paramedics to make health-care visits helped reduce 911 calls and emergency room visits.
“Fifty-five percent of Canadians aged 55–64 with no employer pension benefits have less than one year’s worth of savings.”
It seems simple: keep patients at home when you can. Individuals prefer it, and it costs governments less. But home care is an underfunded, complicated system faltering in the face of skyrocketing demand.