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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5 Social Media Marketing Strategies Long Term Care Homes Should Implement

Many long term care homes are starting to get on board with utilizing social media for their marketing efforts. If your home hasn’t considered social media as a marketing tool, here’s why you should: As of August 2018, those aged 65 + only accounted for approximately 4% of Facebook’s users*. However, 32% of Facebook’s users …

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