NewsH.H.H.S. left out of funding for long-term care beds SHARE ON: Kenny Trenton, contributor, Monday, Dec. 11th, 2017 Photo: Supplied by Kenny TrentonHaliburton Highlands Health Services will not receive provincial funding for long-term care beds.H.H.H.S. President and C.E.O. Carolyn Plummer says the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care is investing in additional long-term care space but it will not be at the Haliburton and Minden Hills hospitals.The Central East Local Health Integration Network is getting funding for a total of 128 beds but they will be in other areas such as Lindsay and Peterborough.Plummer says there is no room for additional beds at the Haliburton hospital. //www.myhaliburtonnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/CP-1-1.mp3Plummer adds one problem is that regular patient care beds are being used for long-term care. //www.myhaliburtonnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/CP-2.mp3Plummer also says patients in need of long-term care space in the county are being sent to hospitals in Lindsay and Peterborough.She mentions she will be advocating the province for more beds.