Are We Meeting the Needs of Minority Populations in Ontario Long-Term Care Homes? A Discussion of Existing Research

May 16, 2019 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Ontario Centres for Learning, Research & Innovation in Long-Term Care

This webinar will focus on ethnic, linguistic, Two-Spirit LGBTQ+, and immigrant minority populations in Ontario LTC homes. A summary of existing research on minority populations’ access to LTC homes will be shared, including barriers and facilitators.

Additionally, the presenters will discuss Ontario population-level data on hospitalization and mortality of LTC home residents belonging to minority groups, and explore the role of culture- and language-specific LTC homes to improve quality and equity of care.

This webinar is hosted by the Ontario Centres for Learning, Research & Innovation in Long-Term Care.

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