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July 8, 2016
Friendship Group heals with social connections
The GEM-ED team (from left): Ahthesham Sheikh, Dr. Jed Shimizu and Fahim Rajabali consult about a patient.
June 27, 2016
ER support program for seniors flourishing
Assessment and intervention in ER key to providing proper treatment for seniors.
Elena Clark, 61, is feeling relief as the pain in her chest is eased by the healing touch of Health Care Aide Lourdes McBride.
June 22, 2016
What is a good death?
Right to die overshadowing quality palliative care
A mosaic plaque was presented by the students of Steinhauer School to St. Joseph's residents in recognition of their 20-year partnership.
May 19, 2016
Celebrating 20 years of partnership
January 4, 2016
Code White: Aggression and violence on the front line of health care
Villa Caritas volunteer Harry Lutzer receives the “Volunteer of the Year" award at the gala event at the Alberta Continuing Care Association (ACCA) 2015 Conference.
December 1, 2015
Former patient transforms into super volunteer
Gayle Piling visits her husband Al at St. Michael’s Health Centre. She noticed a positive change in him when he moved to the all-male dementia unit.
November 16, 2015
Dementia care tailored for men
September 15, 2015
Garden brightens palliative patients’ last days
Anneli Janssens is one of 12 members of the Lethbridge Artists Club who volunteered to paint murals on the dementia unit at St. Michael’s.
September 1, 2015
Residents experience colourful new world
(From left) Ferilyn Arlay, Physiotherapy Assistant, works with patient Gail Tuffnell as part of the Ready, Set, Go program at Villa Caritas.
August 20, 2015
Musician and athlete regains use of arm