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Letter to Minister of Community Development Gene Zwozdesky

Further to our correspondence of January 2, 2001 concerning this matter, our meeting of October 30, 2003, and further correspondence of November 12, 2003. We again appeal to you to include the noted amendments to the said legislation…

Personal Directives Act

We ask that your government legislate that all enacted Personal Directives and Powers of Attorney be registered with the provincial government…

The Long Term Bed Crisis

At Alberta Hospital Edmonton, two hundred and forty six or more geriatric beds have been closed…

Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act Protects Bad Employee Performance

Employers who fear lawsuits and therefore fail to reveal bad employee performance to employers seeking references…

PPCA 2004-05 Annual Report

A recent PROTECTION FOR PERSONS IN CARE ACT (PPCA) 2004-2005 Annual Report provides troubling information as follows…

Patient Safety in Long-Term Care Under the Microscope

A background paper released today by the Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI) calls for a stronger research push to identify the best practices…

National Seniors Council Regional Meetings on Elder Abuse

We were most graciously invited to attend the National Regional Council meeting on September 26th, 2007 held in Calgary, Alberta, chaired by Mr. Jean-Guy Souliere…

Letter to the Alberta Long Term Care Association

As per our letter delivered to you this morning, we reiterate some of the identified issues which you intend to bring before your membership.