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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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Coronavirus: 3rd Ontario personal support worker dies from COVID-19

Coronavirus: 3rd Ontario personal support worker dies from COVID-19

A third personal support worker (PSW) has died after contracting the novel coronavirus, marking the third such publicly-known death in Ontario. SEIU Healthcare, which represents over 60,000 front-line health-care workers in the province, said the worker was an employee at Downsview Long Term Care in North York. “Our union is …

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