A private home care company in Manitoba was fined $ 5,084 for failing to comply with public emergency health orders.
According to its website, Daughter on Call operates home care services in the Brandon and Westman area. The company received two fines, one in Brandon and one in Carberry.
Detailed in a provincial health report on May 15, the company received a $ 2,542 bill to Brandon after failing to “take immediate and adequate precautions to control or minimize the risk of transmitting a Transmitted Disease “.
Daughter on call was then fined $ 2,542 on May 21 in Carberry. The province’s health report said the ticket was given because the company had not followed a health risk order issued by the medical officer of health on May 14.
Daughter on Call is the fifth company in the province to be fined for violating emergency public health orders. Four other companies were fined $ 486 for breaching orders.
CTV News contacted Daughter on Call for comments.