Here are the latest news stories from OMNI Health Care’s 18 long-term care homes across southern Ontario.
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The Willows Estate restorative care aide (RCA) does this because she knows which residents can’t afford the professional stylist.
http://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/LG-COPs-meeting-brings-together-OMNI-leaders-VIDEO.jpg 540 960 Deron Hamel http://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/web_logo_font_resize.png Deron Hamel2014-09-12 11:11:212014-10-06 17:59:42COPs meeting brings together OMNI leaders (VIDEO)
About 70 administrators, directors of care and RAI co-ordinators from OMNI Health Care’s 18 long-term care homes gathered in Peterborough Sept. 10 for a communities of practice (COPs) meeting.
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Kimberley Noftle was listening to her car radio recently when a news story came on about an inquest examining the train derailment at Lac-Mégantic, Que. in July 2013. Lack of safety culture was cited as one of the issues behind the incident.
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If you’ve been reading The OMNIway these past few weeks, you’ll have noticed several stories about OMNI Health Care managers and staff members taking the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise money for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) research.
http://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/LG-Staffing.jpg 475 800 Deron Hamel http://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/web_logo_font_resize.png Deron Hamel2014-09-09 10:08:282014-10-09 16:44:24Both OMNI, CUPE want ministry to address understaffing
OMNI Health Care agrees with a Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) campaign asking the province to address the chronic understaffing of Ontario’s long-term care homes. However, OMNI president and CEO Patrick McCarthy says staffing should be based on residents’ measured care needs — not minimum care staffing.
http://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/ct.jpg 475 800 Deron Hamel http://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/web_logo_font_resize.png Deron Hamel2014-09-08 10:19:352014-09-08 13:35:04Country Terrace provides latest Ice Bucket Challenge video
Country Terrace is the latest OMNI Health Care home to provide a video of staff members taking the Ice Bucket Challenge.
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When the office manager position became vacant at Burnbrae Gardens in August, Kathy Deline saw this as an opportunity to combine her care skills with her business administration background.
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Having buckets of ice water poured on their heads wasn’t enough for the Streamway Villa team the first time around, so they’re taking the Ice Bucket Challenge again on Friday.
http://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/photo.jpg 475 800 Deron Hamel http://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/web_logo_font_resize.png Deron Hamel2014-09-03 10:01:552014-09-04 14:46:13Almonte takes Ice Bucket Challenge, donates funds to local man with ALS
The Almonte Country Haven team recently participated in the Ice Bucket Challenge, donating proceeds to a Carleton Place man living with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).