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English Health & Medicine

Psw, equal pay and increased securityMarch 8, 2021

EnglishItalianPortugueseSpanishGermanDutchFilipinoPolishChinese (Simplified)ArabicBengaliGreekTurkishKoreanJapanesePersianRomanian TORONTO – Health workers in the province are raising their voices and calling for higher wages and the possibility of having the necessary personal protective equipment (PPE).

Despite the fact that the pandemic has been raging for a year now, the safety of health workers is not yet guaranteed. According to the three most important unions Unifor, SEIU Healthcare and CUPE, which represent 175 thousand health workers in Ontario.  (more…)

English Health & Medicine Politics

PSW Free Training is a ‘historic initiative’ of the Ontario government

Muhammad Ali Bukhari, CNMNG News, Toronto

The role of ‘PSW’ or personal support workers as frontline workers in Western society is quite important. As they are engaged in the care of critically ill patients in care centers and hospitals, and they are also engaged in other community care homes, privately owned homes and government-funded long-term nursing homes. At the same time, they not only set a unique example of service but also dedicate themselves to the daily well-being of their patients. According to the Personal Support Worker HQ website, the average life expectancy in long-term care centers in Canada is 87.2 years, and many of them suffer from mental disabilities, such as Alzheimer’s or dementia. As a result, their great sacrifice is unforgettable. This example is reflected during the Corona pandemic everywhere in Canada, even in other countries. (more…)


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