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Covid Outbreak
May 1 2021 7:00am

‘The Iron Ring was a farce’: Why didn’t Ontario better prepare its long-term care homes for the second wave.

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.