Samantha Pollex is a Master’s student in Health and Aging at McMaster University, under Professor Michel Grignon’s supervision. Her thesis studies the political economy of resident neglect in long-term care facilities.

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The case for public long-term care insurance

Underfunding might seem like the most logical reason behind the tragically high rate of COVID-19-related deaths in Canada’s long-term care facilities – and yet Canada does not rank poorly in that area internationally. The source …

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