A long-awaited report on regulated staffing levels in Ontario long-term care (LTC) homes was released on July 30 by the Ontario government. 

    The Long-Term Care Staffing Study Report provides recommendations within five priority areas to improve staffing across the sector:

    One of RNAO’s fall season policy events is fast approaching. 

    Queen’s Park on the Road (QPOR) kicks off in September and continues through November 2020. This signature political action event provides an opportunity for RNAO members to discuss priority issues with MPPs and ministers and advocate for healthy public policy.

    In response to racism embedded in the health system and institutional structures within Ontario, RNAO announced in June the formation of a new Black Nurses Task Force.