Markham-Stouffville Community Update for April 1, 2022

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Markham-Stouffville Community Update for April 1, 2022

Ontario Introduces a Plan to Stay Open
 
Although Ontario continues to make tremendous progress in the fight against COVID-19, including manufacturing personal protective equipment here in Ontario and making historic investments in the province’s health and long-term care systems, our government must secure its progress and ensure it’s prepared for the future.

With the worst of Omicron now behind us, Ontario is introducing A Plan to Stay Open, which includes legislation that, if passed, will expand on policies and measures already in place to ensure the province is able to stay open by building a stronger, more resilient health care system that is better able to respond to crisis.

If passed, A Plan to Stay Open will recruit and retain more doctors, nurses and personal support workers, further expand domestic production of critical supplies like masks and vaccines and will continue building health care infrastructure so hospitals have the ca