Government news

Ontario Further Eases Restrictions on Retail Stores and Essential Construction During COVID-19

Ontario Supports Job Creators as People Start Returning to Work

Ontario Releases Plan to Resume Scheduled Surgeries and Procedures

Ontario Extends Electricity Rate Relief During COVID-19

Ontario Expands Virtual Mental Health Services During COVID-19

Ontario Investing in Innovative Ways to Modernize the Justice System

Articles of Interest

COVID-19

Anyone waiting for surgery or other hospital procedures delayed by COVID-19 is urged to be patient

PPE shortage a growing concern among dental professionals

Coronavirus: Here’s how provinces plan to emerge from COVID-19 lockdown

Ontario rejects regional phase-outs of COVID-19 restrictions

Coronavirus: Ontario Tech prof launches mental health studies during pandemic

MAID

CPSO’s revised end-of-life policy is ethically problematic (opinion)

Long-Term Care Homes

Forty-eight residents at Ontario long-term care home die following COVID-19 outbreak

Why some nursing homes won’t let families install ‘granny cams’ to check on their loved ones

Surveillance testing completed in 15 of Ottawa’s 28 long-term care homes

Woman fears for brother’s life as virus ravages Ottawa nursing home

Health-care workers’ union says Ontario wants to change N95 directive in long-term care

Privacy & AI

Zoom buys security firm Keybase

What is contact tracing? Here’s what you need to know about how it could affect your privacy

Provinces eye technology-enhanced contact tracing in next phase of COVID-19 fight

Google data suggests Canadians following COVID-19 rules, but experts wary over privacy

Balancing Public Health And Data Privacy: Where Does COVID-19 Meet Cybersecurity?

AI-centric health companies landed crucial funding in early 2020

Things to do this Weekend

Toronto restaurants and food shops doing Mother’s Day brunch, bagel buffets, cheese boards and more, for pickup or delivery

Every new title coming to Netflix Canada in May

Eight fantastic florists offering pick-up or delivery in time for Mother’s Day

Podcasts to listen to during coronavirus lockdown