(VIDEO) ‘We’re all there, at the end of the day, for the resident’

Managers and front-line staff members working in OMNI Health Care’s 18 long-term care homes have different roles, “but we’re all there, at the end of the day, for the resident, to make it a better place to live,” says Patrick McCarthy. Read more

Curiosity driving quality improvement

PETERBOROUGH, Ont. – Patrick McCarthy says curiosity about ways to improve quality measures for residents in OMNI Health Care’s 18 long-term care homes is embedded in the organization’s culture. Read more

OMNI CEO sends video Christmas message

OMNI Health Care president and CEO Patrick McCarthy says the organization’s 18 long-term care homes provide the ideal environment for a happy holiday season.

In a video statement, he notes that every Christmas there are moments that bring to life the warmth and friendships found throughout the organization.

“There are those moments that I hope are captured and remembered during Christmas,” he says.

“There are people who don’t have large families and yet there are still moments of connection and friendship and camaraderie around the Christmas dinner table.

“We do celebrate Christmas and remember Christmases past, and I hope that those moments are memorable and make a difference … this Christmas.”

Click here to watch the video.

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(VIDEO) BSO, Supportive Measures play crucial role during admissions

When people move into OMNI Health Care long-term care homes, programs like Behavioural Supports Ontario (BSO) and Supportive Measures are often utilized to ensure a smooth transition, says Patrick McCarthy, OMNI’s president and CEO. Read more

(VIDEO) Small homes, dedicated staff making a difference at OMNI

PETERBOROUGH, Ont. – OMNI Health Care president and CEO Patrick McCarthy says the fact that most of the organization’s 18 long-term care homes are small and located in rural communities contributes to the family-like atmosphere that makes OMNI a care provider of choice. Read more

(VIDEO) RPN reflects on 21 years at Springdale


PETERBOROUGH, Ont. – Diane Rainbird has been working at Springdale Country Manor for 21 years, but she’s been interested in long-term care even before she earned her registered practical nurse (RPN) qualifications. Read more

(VIDEO) How a summer job 29 years ago turned into a career

PETERBOROUGH, Ont. – It was the summer of 1985 when Sarah Roote took a job at Springdale Country Manor, thinking it would just be a temporary position. Read more

Streamway Villa hosts ‘spooktacular’ Halloween (VIDEO)


Celebration embodies OMNI values of fun and laughter

Streamway Villa residents, families and staff members had a “spooktacular” time celebrating Halloween Oct. 31. Read more

Everybody wins with transparency (VIDEO)

Enthusiasm is running high as OMNI Health Care homes prepare for mandatory public reporting next April. Read more

Engaging front lines, families key to quality improvement (VIDEO)

OMNI Health Care is focusing on engaging front-line staff and families as a key part of improving quality in the organization’s 18 long-term care homes.

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