Know this - Retirement Home Staff to Resident Ratio

Before you move into a Retirement Home – you must ask about the Home’s staffing levels including evening, nights and weekends shifts. Specifically, what is the ratio of staff to residents? Get informed about Ontario's Long-Term Care Public Inquiry (July 2020) including the staff to resident ratio recommendation.

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Spend two minutes with Welcome Home Transitions to  learn more about staffing before you move into a Retirement Home.

If you want the inside track on what else to ask about on your next tour, watch the complete video series. 

Top 5 Findings - Ontario's Long-Term Care Public Inquiry (July 2020)

  • Staff numbers in LTC Homes need to increase,

  • Workload and working conditions require improvement,

  • Attract and prepare the right people for employment in LTC and provide opportunities for development and learning,

  • Cultural change at all levels of LTC is required, and

  • Need for effective leadership and better access to specialized expertise

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