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National Nursing Week – May 9-15, 2022

This year’s theme for National Nursing Week is a powerful declaration … ‘We answer the call.’ Alongside the care and services teams, our nurses transcend mountainous obstacles in their quest to ‘answer the call.’ “In praise of our nurses who ceaselessly and passionately answer the call to deliver quality care to our residents at AgeCare, this week and every week, we offer our sincere gratitude and wholeheartedly appreciation. May your hearts be fortified by the nourishment you give others, and may your lives be illuminated with the goodness you dispense in the world.” – Salimah Walji-Shivji, AgeCare COO. Time and  Read More...
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Patient Experience Award for MAID Program

In 2021, the Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA) presented AgeCare with a Patient Experience Award for our Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID) service. We invite you to view the MAID video we created in collaboration with HQCA, illustrating our MAID program and highlighting the dedicated staff who make MAID possible at AgeCare. We take pride in understanding what matters to our residents and their loved ones, and we make it our mission to do all we can to meet those needs and preferences. Patient-centred care is a cornerstone of our Philosophy of Care and Service, and it is a  Read More...
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Observing the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

In our commitment to honouring those whose territory we work and reside on, AgeCare will be observing the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Thursday, September 30th as a statutory holiday. The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation provides an opportunity for each of us to reflect and recognize the intergenerational harm that residential schools have caused to Indigenous families and communities. It is vital for all of us to listen to Indigenous voices and stories. We need to learn from our past, even if it is hard to comprehend. We need to be reminded that without truth, there  Read More...