OMNI homes put ‘plating with pride’ into practice

Village Green nutritional care manager Miranda Ray stands with dietary team members, holding a plate of pureed turkey, mashed potatoes and carrots.

Nutritional care staff’s creativity impacting appetites

From serving a pureed carrot in the actual shape of a carrot to piping chocolate cheesecake dessert into an edible “tulip,” OMNI Health Care nutritional care team members are becoming increasingly creative in the kitchen. Read more

EDITORIAL: We do a great job creating communities, so let’s keep taking it up a notch

Judging by many of the stories The OMNIway has covered recently, it’s hard not to notice the spirit of community that flows through each of OMNI Health Care’s 18 long-term care homes. Read more

OMNI applauding 2018-19 budget for addressing small LTC homes, providing funding increases

But while funding earmarked in the budget will help make Ontario LTC homes more viable, there are still improvements that need to be made, says OMNI president and CEO

OMNI Health Care is applauding the Ontario government for commitments made in the 2018-19 budget to support the province’s long-term care sector and for the fact this year’s budget pays attention not seen before to small long-term care communities. Read more

EDITORIAL: Accreditation, advocacy, continued quality improvement will highlight 2018

We’re in a new year, and 2018 is stacking up to a busy one for OMNI Health Care, with a lot going on within the organization and the long-term care sector at large. Read more

OMNI recognized by Sysco for being an early adopter of state-of-the-art menu program

Operations manager of nutrition and food service Chris Weber, pictured second from left, accepts a Pioneer Award during Sysco’s 20th-anniversary gala.

Synergy on Demand program has been an important tool in helping enhance quality meal services

OMNI Health Care was recently recognized by Sysco Canada with a Pioneer Award for being an early adopter of the Synergy on Demand menu program, which has been an important tool in helping OMNI ensure high-quality meal service in its long-term care homes. Read more

Happy holidays

The OMNIway would like to wish all of our readers a happy and healthy holiday season. We will resume publishing on Tuesday, Jan. 2.

Residents and team members embrace OMNI’s core value of creativity in 2017

Creativity is one of OMNI Health Care’s core values, and it’s a value we saw people throughout the organization embrace in 2017. Read more

EDITORIAL: OMNI’s people demonstrate what it means to bring hope, purpose and belonging to health care


The main ingredient that makes OMNI Health Care’s culture vibrant and the quality of care high in the organization’s 18 long-term care homes has always been its people. Read more

OMNI adopting International Dysphagia Diet Framework to enhance mealtime quality

Framework aims to increase resident safety and food intake as well as provide consistency

As part of its effort to continuously enhance quality across the organization, OMNI Health Care is adopting the International Dysphagia Diet Framework in its 18 long-term care homes. Read more

Innovation and creativity meet to enhance quality of life in OMNI homes

Team members have recently come up with amazing ideas to enhance residents’ quality of life

People working in OMNI Health Care long-term care homes have recently been demonstrating their talent for pairing innovation and OMNI’s core value of creativity to enhance quality of life for residents. Read more