The auditor general of Ontario is due to issue her annual report today, which will include a look at the province’s supply of personal protective equipment as well as its COVID-19 business support.
This year’s report will include 18 value-for-money audits, including two on pandemics.
Outpatient procedures, assisted living services, and CorHealth Ontario, which reports on the performance of cardiac, stroke, and vascular services, are among the other health subjects investigated by the auditor general.
The Ontario Provincial Police, the Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation, and the Ontario Securities Commission will all be audited.
In the area of post-secondary education, auditor general Bonnie Lysyk has looked at the oversight of public colleges as well as private career colleges.
Other audits included in the report are on 5G network technology, homelessness, the Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry Council, the Ontario Clean Water Agency, land-use planning in the Greater Golden Horseshoe area, inspection and maintenance of bridges and culverts, the financial reporting of school boards, and Ontario’s provincial comptrollership framework.