Each May, we’re reminded of the invaluable contribution that nurses make in our lives, and in the lives of our family members, friends, and our communities – that’s what Nurses’ Week – from May 7 – 13 - is all about!
On August 8, 2017, a patient at Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care came out of the shower swinging. He knocked one nurse unconscious and hit two others in the head, sending all three workers to hospital. Two nurses have black eyes and contusions around their face.
Markdale – A Council decision on the future of the Grey Gables long-term care home in Markdale has been deferred, yet again. But local residents say enough is enough; Council has all the information it needs to make the right choice to keep Grey Gables open and to keep it public.
On Wednesday May 10, Sara Labelle, chair of OPSEU's Hospital Professionals Division, presented to the Standing Committee on the Legislative Assembly at Queen's Park on Bill 87, the Protecting Patients Act.