Patients could be fined $400 a day under new Ontario long-range patient transfer rules

Patients could be fined $400 a day under new ontario long-range patient transfer rules

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Ontario hospital patients awaiting spots in long-term care can be moved to nursing homes not of their choosing up to 150 kilometres away. If they refuse, they could face fines of $400 per day.

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