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Carla Genereux, RN and Elder Friendly Care Project Co-ordinator, removes Jim Wenger’s Broda chair lap belt restraint as part of the new least-restraint policy.

Orthopedic team reduces restraint use by 84 per cent

The orthopedic team at the Misericordia Community Hospital is moving towards a restraint-free environment. Many orthopedic patients are elderly and very ...

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Demystifying dementia

For those working in geriatric mental health, the people they care for are complex—both medically and psychologically. Dementia is one of ...

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Volunteer knitters provide comfort to kids in hospital

Through knitted donations, volunteers are helping to make the emergency department a less scary place

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Moyra Jones' quote hangs on the wall of St. Therese Villa in Lethbridge as a staff declaration to families and residents that it is privilege to work in the resident's home.

Giving families a voice in their loved ones' care

One of the hardest decisions Laree Findlay has ever had to make was to move her mom, Phyllis Clark, into long-term ...

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