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Extendicare London on CBC News: 'Love everyday'

Posted: 2019-06-27

Extendicare London residents share their secrets to living a happy life.

A guaranteed job at Extendicare and a $1000 bursary for future students of Collège Boréal’s Personal Support Worker program

Posted: 2019-04-24

Collège Boréal in Timmins and the Extendicare network announced on Wednesday, April 24, the signing of a partnership agreement involving the college’s Personal Support Worker (PSW) program.

Through this agreement, the Extendicare network in Timmins has committed to offering a job and a $1000 bursary to four graduates upon completion of the PSW program.

All students registered in Collège Boréal’s PSW program will have the opportunity to be interviewed by Extendicare during the winter of 2020. Extendicare will select the four winning candidates.

This agreement will come into effect for students registered at the start of the 2019 academic session.

Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care lifts orders for Extendicare Maple View

Posted: 2019-03-15

MARKHAM, ON Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - Extendicare is pleased to announce that the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care lifted the orders against Extendicare Maple View in February. The home started admitting new residents during the week of February 19...

New transitional care option available to eligible patients awaiting long-term care in hospital, thanks to temporary local partnership

Posted: 2019-02-07

NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY, Wednesday, February 6th, 2019 – Acute care hospitals like Northumberland Hills Hospital (NHH) are designed for people with urgent or acute health care needs. In recent years, however, acute care hospitals have become a fallback and less-than-ideal ‘home’ for those awaiting an alternate level of care—in most cases, a long-term care bed—as the need for these spaces has exceeded the current system’s capacity.