2021 Virtual Summer School

Time Out for Learning: AdvantAge Ontario’s 2nd Annual Virtual Summer School

Stay updated on key topics, connect with colleagues, recharge!

August 17, 24, and 31 – Three 1-hour learning blocks daily, 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM

After arguably the most demanding year our sector has faced, summer offers a time to catch our collective breath, reflect on the pandemic’s many lessons and how to harness them to be better prepared for the future. AdvantAge Ontario’s 2nd Annual Virtual Summer School offers affordable, accessible, professional learning from the convenience of wherever you are, con-necting with the insights, experiences and successes of experts and colleagues across Ontario. 

Virtual Summer School brings you three relaxed, separate mornings of digestible learning on Clinical, Leadership and Organizational Effectiveness topics. Whether it’s consent and capacity considerations around vaccinations or integrating technology to improve residents’ quality of life, there’s something to meet your interests and needs.

Members:  $299
Non-Members:  $419

Virtual Summer School Schedule 
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Day 1 - Tuesday, August 17
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Preparing Your Home for Virtual Care
  • Ontario Health Teams: Collaboration Considerations for LTC Homes
  • Who Decides: Understanding Capacity and Consent in LTC

Day 2 - Tuesday, August 24
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

  • ‘My Transitional Care Plan during the Covid-19 Pandemic’: Supporting Safe, Collaborative Transitions
  • Forget the Strategic Plan! Leading through Crisis and Other Pandemic Lessons
  • Balancing Safety and Pleasure through Outbreaks: A Risk-Based Approach

Day 3 - Tuesday, August 31
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Caregiving with Soul: Supporting Residents’ Spiritual Lives
  • The Dementia-Friendly Home: Simple Low-Cost Ideas from the World of Interior Design
  • Success Story: Creating Great Virtual Visits through Partnership and Innovation

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Cancellations: Cancellations will be accepted up to five working days prior to the date of the program less a 15% administration fee that will apply regardless of the status of payment. Registrants who fail to attend the program or cancel after the deadline date shall be liable for the full fee. There is no charge for delegate substitutions. The AdvantAge Ontario Education Department reserves the right to cancel or reschedule this program.