Ep. 34 - The pandemic's deadly ripple effect

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Modelling from health officials indicate that approximately 35 people in Ontario have died because their surgeries were postponed due to COVID-19. Hosts Steve Paikin and John Michael McGrath discuss the ripple effects that the coronavirus is having on patients in the health-care system. Also, Garima Talwar Kapoor, director of policy and research at the Maytree Foundation, joins the podcast to discuss the province's decision to deduct the Canada Emergency Response Benefit from social-assistance income.
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Apr 28, 2020
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