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Extendicare Statement on COVID-19

May 5, 2020 While it has been a difficult time for our community, our focus at Extendicare remains steadfast on providing the care and service ...

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President & CEO Dr. Michael Guerriere, MD Message on COVID-19

May 5, 2020 To Our Valued Community: As Canada continues to navigate the fast-evolving challenge of COVID-19, the tragic impact to vulnerable populations seen around ...

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Thank You Ad in The Toronto Star

We want to extend a deep and heartfelt thank you to all of our team members working across the country during these uncertain times. A ...

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COVID-19 ParaMed Patient and Family Letter – April 8, 2020

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News Release: Extendicare Announces Exit from B.C. Market in 2020

Extendicare Announces Exit from B.C. Market in 2020 March 13, 2019 19:30 ET | Source: Extendicare Inc https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2019/03/13/1752882/0/en/Extendicare-Announces-Exit-from-B-C-Market-in-2020.html MARKHAM, Ontario, March 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Extendicare Inc. ...

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Extendicare releases the 2018-2019 Quality Report

At Extendicare and ParaMed, improving quality is our constant focus because no matter how good we are, we must always do better. We are excited ...

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MEDIA RELEASE

For immediate release: May 21, 2019 For more information please contact: Carolyn Plummer President and CEO Haliburton Highlands Health Services cplummer@hhhs.ca Phone: 705-457-2527 Health Services ...

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Warning: Scammers using ParaMed name

When you choose to build your career with ParaMed, you’re joining a team dedicated to making a difference. By focusing our energy on enriching the ...

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Recall Alert – Abbott Liquid Nutrition Products

Several Abbott liquid nutrition products have been recalled due to bacterial contamination. Products affected include Ensure, Jevity, Pediasure, Osmolyte, Glucerna, TwoCal, Promote, and Suplena. These ...

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It is National Infection Control Week

Let’s all do our part to prevent the spread of flu. Did you know????? Every year millions of Canadians become infected with the flu, usually ...

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A Day in the Life of Nurse Jenny

Early in 2018, Tracey Mulcahy, Vice President, Quality, Risk and Innovation had the opportunity to spend the day with Nurse Jenny and observe her community ...

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On Spotlight: PSW Houston

Recently, our PSW from Kitchener, Houston, received a wonderful note about the positive experience that a client's family had with him. The now deceased resident ...

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A Patient’s Thank You for Fantastic Care from ParaMed Nurse Michael

I suffered a very serious right leg injury in an accident. I insisted to my general practitioner that I wanted to be cared for by ...

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On Spotlight: Corretta Scott, Personal Support Worker, ParaMed

For over 40 years, ParaMed has been delivering high-quality care and services, supporting patients in their homes and in our communities. Coretta Scott is an example ...

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Accredited with Exemplary Standing

ParaMed Home Health Care Accredited with Exemplary Standing

MARKHAM, ON (October 26, 2017) – ParaMed Home Health Care, a division of Extendicare, is being Accredited with Exemplary Standing by Accreditation Canada. This distinction ...

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ParaMed Home Health Care Accredited with Exemplary Standing

ParaMed is proud to be a Nationally Accredited provider with Exemplary Standing by Accreditation Canada. We are committed to working even harder to ensure that ...

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Sandra Sargent | ParaMed Home Health Care

ParaMed Nurse receives Nightingale Award

The Nugget www.nugget.ca | By Jennifer Hamilton-McCharles | May 9, 2017 Sandra Sargent, a registered nurse, is a palliative care lead for ParaMed Home Health ...

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Working in the community fuels nurse’ passion

Toronto Star www.thestar.com | By Rick McGinnis | May 6, 2017 ParaMed community nurse Jasmina Topalovic was nominated by her client, 93-year old Shirley Kofman ...

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