(VIDEO) Frost Manor honours volunteers with luncheon

Frost Manor hosted a luncheon April 27 in honour of the many people who volunteer their time to enrich the lives of residents at the Lindsay long-term care home. Read more

VIDEO: Betty Drummond reflects on 33 years of volunteering

Betty Drummond has been volunteering in her community for 33 years. This includes volunteer work with young people as well as senior citizens. She is also a volunteer at Frost Manor. Read more

(VIDEO) Streamway residents visited by several species of exotic animals

Streamway Villa recently had a chance to interact with several exotic animals, including a chinchilla, a rabbit, bearded lizards, a Burmese python, a tarantula and even an alligator. Read more

VIDEO: Hero the cat comes to Springdale for pet therapy

Pet therapy is a favourite activity for many long-term-care home residents, and a new cat therapy program at Springdale Country Manor is bringing a unique feline to residents every Friday. Read more

VIDEO: Medication Safety in LTC: How auditing keeps residents safe

In Part 10 of The OMNIway’s video series on medication safety in long-term care, we speak with Carla Beaton, Medical Pharmacies’ vice-president of clinical innovations and quality improvement, about how auditing medications helps keep long-term care residents safe. Read more

VIDEO: Medication safety in LTC: How families can help

In Part 9 of The OMNIway’s video series on medication safety in long-term care, we speak with Carla Beaton, Medical Pharmacies’ vice-president of clinical innovations and quality improvement, about how the family members of residents in long-term care homes can participate in the medication safety process. Read more

VIDEO: Medication safety in LTC: Working together

In Part 8 of The OMNIway’s video series on medication safety in long-term care, we speak with Carla Beaton, Medical Pharmacies’ vice-president of clinical innovations and quality improvement, about how pharmaceutical services providers and long-term-care home operators work together to ensure medication safety. Read more

(VIDEO) Medication safety in LTC: Medication error prevention

In Part 7 of The OMNIway’s video series on medication safety in long-term care, we speak with Carla Beaton, Medical Pharmacies’ vice-president of clinical innovations and quality improvement, about medication error prevention in long-term care. (Click here to watch video) Read more

(VIDEO) Medication safety in LTC: Staff education

In Part 6 of The OMNIway’s video series on medication safety in long-term care, we speak with Carla Beaton, Medical Pharmacies’ vice-president of clinical innovations and quality improvement, about the role education plays in keeping residents safe from medication error. Read more

(VIDEO) Medication safety in LTC: How packaging enhances safety

In Part 5 of The OMNIway’s video series on medication safety in long-term care, we speak with Carla Beaton, Medical Pharmacies’ vice-president of clinical innovations and quality improvement, about the role packaging plays in enhancing medication safety. Read more