TITLE

Ontario unveils regulations for retirement homes

AUTHOR(S)
Russell, Jennie
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/5/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 6, p312
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the proposed regulations for retirement homes in Ontario under the Retirement Act of 2011. It mentions that the proposed regulations aims to standardize the care of retirement home clients. It also presents the areas included in the proposed legislation including the establishment of the Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority (RHRA), which is responsible for enforcing the act, the policy of zero tolerance of abuse and neglect, and the bill of rights of the residents.
ACCESSION #
60159921

 

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