Lana Payne [Unifor National President] reminded attendees that Canada remains a very wealthy country and that we should not be using privatization as the solution to our current challenges.
“Those of you who work in private long-term care homes know how this is a challenge every single day,” she said. “Wouldn’t we be much better off if we had a public system where we all had decent work and we were able to provide the kind of patient care that everyone deserves?”
Being supported in delivering care was the primary demand among the workers that wove through many conversations. Read the full story here (link).