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Ontario Liberals to transform mental health response

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Training more than 3,000 new frontline mental health workers to help clear waitlists SCARBOROUGH – Steven Del Duca was at Strides Toronto to announce that an Ontario Liberal government will transform mental health frontline response so more people living with mental illnesses, addictions, and disabilities can access compassionate care instead of languishing on waitlists. “Ontarians are resilient, but people are …

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Nurses Across Health Care System To Receive up to $5,000 Retention Payment In Ontario

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BELLEVILLE ― The Ontario government is investing $763 million to provide Ontario’s nurses with a lump sum retention incentive of up to $5,000 per person. This payment will help to retain nurses across the health sector and stabilize the current nursing workforce during this critical time to ensure patients continue to access the health care they need and deserve. “Throughout …