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Personal support worker in London Ont. dies of COVID-19, remembered as ‘wonderful employee’ – London

Personal support worker in London Ont. dies of COVID-19, remembered as ‘wonderful employee’ - London

London Ont., has lost its second health-care worker due to COVID-19. Sister Margo Ritchie with Sisters of St. Joseph said Thursday the personal support worker was part of their team for 16 years. “She was a wonderful employee… One of her great gifts besides her skill was her warmth… she …

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B.C. startup launches app to help swamped health-care workers outside of work

B.C. startup launches app to help swamped health-care workers outside of work

A Vancouver tech company is launching a free app, meant to help health-care workers manage their lives outside of work as they battle the COVID-19 pandemic. The app, called Blue, was originally designed to help people who are caring for a loved one with a serious injury, illness or dementia, …

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