There is an urgent need to act in CHSLDs

The opposition parties call on the government to quickly tackle outbreaks in CHSLDs. They are asking that we stop blaming the employees.

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At a press conference on Tuesday, the Prime Minister spoke about the accountability of those responsible and referred to the fact that there was a slack in some employees, especially during meal breaks.

“It is irresponsible on the part of the government to accuse caregivers of being responsible for these outbreaks,” said Quebec solidaire co-spokesperson Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois.

Opponents believe that one of the solutions is the implementation of 537,000 rapid tests. They demand that the government accelerate their deployment in the health system, particularly CHSLDs.

“While the government is thinking, people are dying in CHSLDs. That’s the situation, ”said Liberal Marie Montpetit.

It was not until now that I had seen it.

“There are reminders that have been made. My colleague from Health reminded all the CEOs of establishments because we observe that sometimes there are employees who dine together, ”explained Geneviève Guilbault.

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