Recap: This IS Long Term Care Conference 2018

Last week I had the pleasure of attending my very first conference as the VP of Marketing at Plan A Long Term Care Staffing & Recruitment and StaffStat. This IS Long Term Care is hosted by the Ontario Long Term Care Association (OLTCA) and is a forum for OLTCA members and vendors to network, share …

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How to Prevent Getting and Spreading the Flu

It’s no secret that the flu outbreak occurs every year and our most vulnerable population, being our seniors, suffer the most from this. As family members, we want to constantly be in contact with our loved ones, however, if we are not careful this could be very dangerous. Here are some prevention methods we can …

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A Day in the Life of a PSW in Long Term Care

The career of a personal support worker is very rewarding but at the same time quite challenging. Residents aren’t always easy to deal with, and neither are coworkers or residents’ families. As a PSW, your role is not just bathing and feeding. To many residents, you are the person they look forward to seeing every …

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