- April 18 2018Intervention report
In an intervention report released on April 18, 2018, the Québec Ombudsman criticized the disparities in billing for hospital rooms.
- April 18 2018Useful tip
Ward, semi-private room or private room? Before being hospitalized, it’s a good idea to find out about the conditions and costs for each formula.
- April 16 2018Investigation result
A woman learned that the subsidy she would receive from the CLSC was lower than what the social worker told her it would be. She complained to the Québec Ombudsman.
- April 12 2018Reaction to bills and draft regulations
In a letter to the Committee on Labour and the Economy, the Québec Ombudsman commented on Bill 173 – Act mainly to introduce a basic income for persons with a severely limited capacity for employment.
- April 9 2018Investigation result
A student was refused financial assistance because she had received the maximum loan amount to which she was entitled for college-level studies. She complained to the Québec Ombudsman.
- April 4 2018Useful tip
3,500: the approximate number of community organizations about which the Québec Ombudsman can receive complaints or reports.
- April 3 2018Investigation result
A teacher was off work and the CNESST refused to compensate her. She complained to the Québec Ombudsman.
- March 29 2018News
On Thursday, March 29, 2018, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., the National Assembly Committee on Public Administration will discuss the follow-up to the Québec Ombudsman report entitled Private seniors’ residences: more than just rental businesses, published in 2016.
- March 26 2018Investigation result
A secondary student was vaccinated at school even though she had already had the vaccine and the booster shot was not due for another five years. Her mother complained to the Québec Ombudsman.
- March 21 2018Useful tip
Did you know that the Québec Ombudsman ensures that correctional facilities uphold detainees’ rights?