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Jan 13, 2020 – A pilot project of the Perley and Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre, the Ottawa Hospital and the Champlain Local Health Integration Network is helping to ease the thorny problem of too many patients and not enough hospital beds – so-called hallway healt
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Jan 10, 2020 – The County of Renfrew long-term care homes — Bonnechere Manor and Miramichi Lodge — are embarking on a yearlong journey to be certified in "The Butterfly Approach."
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Jan 1, 2020 – AdvantAge Ontario is now accepting nominations and submissions for the 2020 Awards Program. These awards are an exciting opportunity to recognize outstanding leaders, voluntary contributions, community relations, and innovative member programs and se
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Jan 1, 2020 – It’s time to take the next step forward to meet the needs of Ontario’s seniors. Read our 10 recommendations to the Ontario government on how we can improve care and build a 21st-century seniors’ care system.
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Dec 30, 2019 – Lambton County is making some headway finding and keeping workers at its three long term care homes, but a permanent solution to long-standing staffing challenges remains far off.
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Oct 10, 2019 – A team representing 32 local and regional healthcare partners announced they have submitted their full application to become the proposed Cambridge North Dumfries Ontario Health Team (OHT) on October 9.
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Sep 26, 2019 – Sunnyside Home has invested in a mobile application that could save staff up to 1.5 hours a day, giving them more time to directly care for residents.
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Sep 25, 2019 – The Glebe Centre has embarked on a one-year project to turn dementia care upside down with a model known as butterfly care.
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Sep 23, 2019 – The Algonquin Nursing Home has been serving elderly residents for 40 years and will continue to do so with a revitalized facility.
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Sep 20, 2019 – The Government of Ontario took a big step forward in their efforts to change long term care in Ontario for the better with today’s announcement that the province is extending the High Wage Transition Fund and the Structural Compliance Fund while it w
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Sep 13, 2019 – The hospital, family doctors, and area health agencies are coming together in the province’s newest way to fund health care.
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Sep 12, 2019 – Although most of hundreds of new long term care beds announced by the provincial government for Niagara earlier this week had already been announced 18 months earlier, the Ministry of Long term Care says it is reaffirming it commitment to building th
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Sep 11, 2019 – For the third time in 17 months, new long term care beds have been announced for the area.
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Sep 10, 2019 – One thousand new long term care beds are coming to 13 sites in southern Ontario, stretching from Haldimand-Norfolk and Brant County, to Hamilton and Niagara.
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Sep 9, 2019 – Arnprior Regional Health’s new Grove Nursing Home redevelopment project has officially opened for tender — a process for general contractors to bid on the project.
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Sep 5, 2019 – During the ceremony, guests packed a copper time capsule and locked it away in the cornerstone.
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Aug 26, 2019 – Kim Landry is ready to make a difference in the lives of Pines Long-Term Care Home residents in Bracebridge.
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Aug 26, 2019 – A little over a year ago, I had to place my beautiful, artistic, feisty mother in the dementia unit on the second floor of the Garry J. Armstrong long-term care home. Needless to say, this change was devastating for our family.
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Aug 25, 2019 – Residents at the county’s long-term care home in Forest have some new wheels to take out for a spin.
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Aug 20, 2019 – Grey County is asking the province to allow Georgian College to offer an entire bachelor of science in nursing program at its Owen Sound campus.
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Aug 15, 2019 – The County of Simcoe has released its first report detailing the progress on the implementation of the recommendations outlined in 2018-2023 Simcoe County Positive Aging Strategy: Older Adults Strengthening our Communities.
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Aug 14, 2019 – Roxy Campbell walks through the automatic doors of the Minden emergency department and is immediately greeted by name by nurses, who get a quick pet in. She then takes a moment to cozy up to anyone waiting at triage who might need a cuddle before she
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Aug 8, 2019 – Thirty-one signatories looking to form a Cambridge-North Dumfries Ontario Health Team (OHT) received fantastic news that they were chosen to move forward with their application.
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Aug 5, 2019 – Sault Area Hospital’s newly minted president and CEO says she’s quite fond of a fluid environment, particularly one that promotes heightened collaboration among all health-care players.
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Aug 2, 2019 – The City of Cornwall has announced a new administrator has been hired for its Glen Stor Dun Lodge long-term care facility.