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Walker misses point on why for-profit nursing homes cherry-pick residents

Dr. David Walker is accusing long-term care homes of cherry-picking patients who are easy to care for, leaving more complex ones to hospitals.

As the province’s point person on the alternate level of care issue, did he just discover this?

When Ontario decided to put the more than half of its nursing home beds in the hands of profit-seeking companies, what did they expect?

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