Nursing Home Staff During COVID-19
Dr. Kathy McGilton is a Senior scientist at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network and a professor at the Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto. She is an active presenter for The Global Ageing Network, and her most recent work with GAN includes speaking at the 2019 Global Ageing conference and in recent webinar on July 7 with the Heritage Foundation. In her article, she discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic reveals the devaluation of nursing home staff which furthers staffing challenges in the sector and puts older adults at risk. Read her article here.