‘The Iron Ring was a farce’: Why didn’t Ontario better prepare its long-term care homes for the second wave?
May 1, 2021
For months, health experts were warning of a second, deadly wave of COVID-19 and that long-term care homes in Ontario were vulnerable. But more residents died in the second wave than the first – an unthinkable tragedy that was largely avoidable, health experts say. The New Reality investigates how LTC homes were set up to fail when the virus struck again. Carolyn Jarvis reports.