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Males bathing females.

COMPLAINT: Hello, I have issue with my mother who is at the xxxxxxx Extendicare. She is in rough shape mentally and physically, and is in additional distress because of the neglect of her wishes in regard to the nursing aides. She is in EXTREME DISCOMFORT when a male aide is assigned to help her dress/undress, […]

Wait time for continuing care grows

WAIT TIME FOR CONTINUING CARE GROWS. A new report suggests the province has come up short of its goal to provide more Alberta patients continuing care in a timely manner. The province has promised to shorten wait times by opening 2,000 long-term care and dementia units. It also highlighted a need to expand home care […]

Takedown of 80 year old

August 30, 2011 Minister of Health & Wellness, the Honorable Gene Zwozdesky Complaints Manager, College of Physicians and Surgeons 2700 Telus Plaza South, 10020 100th Street Edmonton, AB. T5J 0N3 Solicitor General & Minister of Public Security,Honourable Frank Oberle Legislature Building, Edmonton, AB. COMMPLAINT re. Dr. Kevin Lawless, Psychiatrist, Geriatric unit, Villa Caritas, 16515 88 […]

Violence, Coercion, Villa Caritas

Via Facsimile (780) 420 0651 REGISTERED MAIL TO FOLLOW “Physicians have a powerful quasi-judicial position in society in that they can detain lawful citizens behind locked doors and remove all property and human rights”. March 14, 2015 To College of Physicians and Surgeons Reference: Alberta Mental Health Review Panel, March 10, 2015, @ 9:30 AM […]

Public Guardian Abuse Myrtle Hofer

AN UNBELIEVABLE ACCOUNT OF COLLUSION AND ELDER ABUSE MEDIA INFORMATION Court of Queens Bench, Surrogate Court Lethbridge Tuesday August 17, 2010 @ 10:00AM Myrtle Hofer, 87 years old The government has seriously bullied Mrs. Hofer, apprehending / abducting her, 18, 2010, with two RCMP officers and detaining her for the past two months as if […]

Abduction Myrtle Hofer

MEDIA INFORMATION Apprehension of Mrs Myrtle Hofer, 87 years of age – # 249, Six Mile Common, S.Lethbridge Mrs. Hofer is being detained in Room # 227 (storage area) Good Samaritan Prairie Ridge Long Term Care Centre, Raymond, AB. Stripped of her cell phone, her visitors sharply restricted, Penny Clark and two senior ladies were […]

Tofield Lodge

TOFIELD LODGE GIVES EVICTION NOTICE TO SENIOR RESIDENT. Senior ordered to be evicted – one weeks notice. If the resident rented an apartment, would have to be given 90 days notice. However seniors have limited rights, are not included under Alberta Human Rights Legislation, Section # 4, therefore their rights can be abused. 08/03/16

Flora L’Heureux

February 6, 2008 VIA FACSIMILE 780 422 9138 Office of the Public Guardian 9942, 108 St. 4th Floor, Edmonton, AB. Canada Attention: Patrick McManus, Public Guardian Officer Dear Mr. McManus: Reference – Pre-Admissions Medical Report re. Flora l’Heureux Yesterday morning Flora L’Heureux inquired of Dr. Gerry Schwalfenberg who was making rounds at Lynwood, as to […]

Exploitation of Estate?

May 29, 2015 Via facsimile – 780 422 9136 – Letter to follow   Mr. Les Hills, Acting Alberta Public Trustee, Office of the Public Trustee 4th Floor, Brownlee Bldg. 10365 97 Street, Edmonton, AB. T5J 3Z8     Dear Mr. Hills: Reference: Estate of Lewis Clarke and Ruth Clarke – 10946 154 Street, Edmonton, […]

Abuse of Laura Finlay

Elder Advocates Of Alberta Society March 18, 2015 Via Facsimile (780) 415 8611 To the Protection For Persons In Care Act abuse line: Complaint against: Patrick McManus, Public Guardian Representative Office of the Public Guardian Reference: Client – Laura Guna Finlay- DOB February 23, 1922 Good Samaritan Wedman House, 10525 19 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB […]

Children banned from seeing her parents

February 20th & 21st, 2014 @ 10:00 AM Thursday & Friday EDMONTON COURT HOUSE – Court of Queens Bench APPLICATION BY COVENANT HEALTH FOR JUDICIAL REVIEW OF FREEDOM OF INFORMATION (FOIP) ADJUDICATOR’S DECISION. Shauna McHarg, who is the subject of banning in regard to her parents who are residents at the Covenant Health Edmonton General […]

100-year-old tied to toilet

Complaint Report   Letter of Complaint September 25, 2012 via Facsimile 780 415 8611 Protection For Persons in Care File # 7689 We object to the following complaint being dismissed. To the Protection For Persons In Care Act File # 7689 Complaint against Dany-Ann Fournier, RN, Care Manager, J.P. Decosse Long term Care Center, St. […]

Criminal behaviour by the Public Guardian

As told to us by Joanne, daughter of Shirley Hamilton, At 7:00 PM, September 12, 2012, Joanne received a phone call from her mother. Hamilton was sobbing, saying she did not know where she was and that she was very frightened…

Public Trustee bullies client

Client is in great anguish at the prospect of being evicted from her domicile. She has told us that she does not wish to leave her home, her neighborhood, her friends…

Redford raises long-term care fees

Premier Alison Redford has raised the cap on seniors long-term care accommodation by five per cent. During the Tory leadership race,  Redford mused about removing the cap altogether, an idea she abandoned during the spring election.* After the election, Health Minister Fred Horne and Seniors Minister George VanderBurg studiously avoided questions about whether the cap will be removed, saying […]