Royal Ottawa Health Group
Toronto – A $75,000 fine for the Royal Ottawa Health Care Group after a violent attack on a frontline caregiver is a “slap on the wrist” that does nothing to address workplace violence in health care, the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) says.
CBC News examines how addiction counsellor layoffs at the Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre will shortchange patients who are struggling with substance abuse issues. Read the full article at cbc.ca/ne
OTTAWA – The Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre has begun serving notice of layoff to the entire staff of addiction counsellors working in the inpatient Substance Use and Concurrent Disorders Program.
Brockville - The Ontario Public Service Employees Union is calling on the Ministry of Labour to immediately implement measures to minimize the risk of violence to workers in health care facilities.