Sumary of Waterloo Region LTC home fires 14 employees who did not get COVID-19 vaccination shot:
- Waterloo Region says 14 staff have been fired from Sunnyside Home in Waterloo after they chose not to get vaccinated against COVID-19. The move follows a directive from the provincial government requiring all staff, volunteers, students and support workers at Ontario long-term care homes to get their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by Nov.
- COVID-19: Ontario assisting about a dozen long-term care homes as 1st-dose deadline hits Monday was the initial deadline for workers to be fully vaccinated, but the Ministry of Long-Term Care pushed that date to Dec.
- Health Canada reviewing Moderna COVID-19 vaccine for kids 6-11 It also says 18 of its 452 other employees have currently had one dose of a vaccine, which allows them to continue working.