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AgeCare welcomes the new Your Health System public reporting tools as it provides greater transparency at all levels

AgeCare congratulates the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) on their launch of the new Your Health System which provides the public with a user-friendly view into the key performance indicators used in Long-Term Care (LTC) communities across Canada. The Your Health System focusses on 9 LTC performance indicators—using information obtained in 2013/14 from more than 1,000 nursing homes across Canada. AgeCare has been using this information for the past few years to assist in identifying and acting on opportunities to improve the care we provide to our LTC residents. “The data we receive from CIHI serves as an important  Read More...
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Notice: Recruitment and employment scam using fraudulent AgeCare job postings in the Philippines

Recently AgeCare has received reports of a fraudulent nursing and health care aide recruitment program targeting nurses and caregivers in the Philippines. The scam attempts to recruit and collect registration fees with promises of employment. Applicants send their resumes through Facebook Ads or JobOpenings.ph and receive a follow up email and/or text message stating that they have been selected for a position at AgeCare (referred to Age Care), and are instructed to make a payment via Western Union in order to attend a mandatory “Employment-Deployment Seminar” session. Please know that AgeCare and AgeCare Communities in Canada is not actively recruiting  Read More...
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Make this a Christmas to Remember for Lethbridge seniors

AgeCare's Columbia Retirement Community and Century 21 Foothills Real Estate invite you Care this Christmas by participating in the Christmas to Remember program. Lethbridge, Alberta - A Christmas to Remember was started as a way to spread holiday cheer to lonely and/ or financially-challenged seniors. Anonymous gifts are delivered directly to seniors in need, sending them the message that they are being remembered this Christmas. 3 ways you can show Lethbridge seniors you that you Care this Christmas: Registering a Senior and indicate the gift for that senior. Becoming a Secret Santa Pick a gift tag from the Christmas tree  Read More...