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Frightening view of senior care: Lodge doesn’t have the staff needed for proper supervision

Hugh Adami, The Ottawa Citizen

If the future of care for seniors is anything like what Mary “May” Quinn is getting now, those next in line have much to fear. Since Quinn returned to Carleton Lodge on September 23, after undergoing hip-replacement surgery on September 19, the 93-year-old has had a number of falls, she was either trying to get out of her bed or up from chairs in which she was restrained with a lap belt. She was alone when every fall occurred.

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