Today I am appreciative to Tim Richter, President & CEO, Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness, for engaging us all in what promises to be a very effective campaign to end homelessness, once and for all. Tim’s message is so simple and so powerful: Yes, we want to go back to normal, but not a normal where more than a quarter of a million Canadians are homeless. Not a normal where we look the other way as vulnerable people suffer injustice and discrimination. Not a normal where so many people do not have shelter and basic needs.
Debunking PPE myths with Dr. Jeff Powis: Which masks should health care workers wear during COVID-19?
Today, we continue our focus on PPE and proper usage. We appreciate the following article and video prepared by Dr. Jeff Powis, chief of infection prevention and control at Michael Garron Hospital. I also want to comment on how impressed we are with his expertise, commitment and dedication to staff and patients wellbeing.
During a time when nurses are working tirelessly and selflessly through the COVID-19 pandemic, the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO) will honour the impact they are having every day on the lives of Ontarians and the health system, through a series of virtual events planned during National Nursing Week (May 11-17).