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More COVID-19 deaths at for-profit nursing homes in Ontario, study finds

Jul 22 2020 — Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press — TORONTO — For-profit long-term care homes in Ontario saw significantly worse outbreaks of COVID-19 and more related deaths than their non-profit or municipally run counterparts, according to a new study released on Wednesday. The paper in the peer-reviewed Canadian Medical Association Journal raises questions about the ownership status of nursing homes, a factor the association […]