Events

Allies in Aging

October 23, 2014 08:00
Kitchener, ON

Allies in Aging is an annual fall conference with speakers and presentations targeting care partners, family and friends of persons with dementia, PSW's, RN's, RPNs, case managers, occupational therapists, home support workers, volunteers, students and individuals in the early stage of Alzheimer's disease.

Long Term Care Community of Practice

August 13, 2014 09:00
by telephone or in person

Last year CRICN office received interest from Long Term Care Facilities to have a LTC IPAC interest group. Majority of the facilities asked to have this meeting quarterly, on Wednesdays in the morning and be face-to-face or by teleconference.

Introduction to Health and Safety Leadership: Workshop I

July 08, 2014 08:00
Edmonton, AB

Effective leadership is an essential component of every health and safety program. Organizational executive leaders, middle managers and frontline supervisors will examine tangible methods of demonstrating leadership commitment to the foundation of their health and safety management system. The following topics will be discussed: integrating safety into strategic plans, building positive safety cultures, strategic communication for safety, change management, and the progressive health and safety disciplinary policy.

First Aid/CPR For Community Care Workers

July 21, 2014 09:00
Maple Ridge, BC

This one day certification course will provide basic first aid knowledge to care for adults, children and infants in the case of an emergency. Upon successful completion, participants will receive a first aid certificate valid for 3 years.

Exercise Design and Emergency Management Education

August 14, 2014 09:00
200 Front Street West 28th Floor Toronto, Ontario

Through methods including case studies and full-scale exercises, this two-day course prepares participants to design various emergency exercises in their workplace – by defining roles, objectives, logistics, resources and equipment, and by taking into account legal mandates and accreditation standards.

Optimizing Blood Glucose Monitoring for the Frail Elderly in Long-Term Care Settings

June 26, 2014 15:00

his educational and interactive webinar is geared to clinicians, long-term care administrators, and others involved in the support of this patient population.

3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. NST

1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. EST

Health Care + Digital meetup

June 17, 2014 17:30
Grain Tasting Bar (Hyatt Regency Hotel)

Join B.C. based healthcare professionals, communicators, patients, practitioners, researchers, advocates and tweeters on Tuesday, June 17 to chat, network and discuss all things digital that have an effect on health and research! Have a project you're working on? Get some feedback from Vancouver's top healthcare and science folks! 

Long Term Care Just Clean Your Hands Training

June 25, 2014 09:30
1201 Wilson Avenue #320 Toronto, ON

This training workshop will provide participants with and introduction and overview of the Just Clean Your Hands program for Long Term Care. Participant’s current role should include overseeing and supporting the hand hygiene program and hand hygiene auditing in the facility.

If you have questions about the training workshop, please contact Kathy Torkos at (647) 260-7560 or email: cricn@oahpp.ca