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Posted Date: February 4, 2015

“Would you be surprised if this resident died in the next 3 months?” – OANHSS Action Update

Posted By: Alexei Kintero

  “Would you be surprised if this resident died in the next 3 months?” Using the ‘Surprise Question’ to Identify Long-Term Care Residents Who Could Benefit from a Palliative Care Approach   As part of a research project, which started data collection in September 2014, this will be one of three questions RAI-MDS* coordinators will […]

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Posted Date: January 19, 2015

Baycrest CLRI’s 2015 Summer Student Internships in Innovation & Aging

Posted By: Alexei Kintero

  It’s that time again! The Baycrest Centre for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care is excited to offer undergraduate students in health professions programs an opportunity to apply for a paid summer internship to gain knowledge and experience in a long-term care teaching home.   Over six weeks, interns will actively participate in […]

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Posted Date: January 19, 2015

Welcome to the New CLRI Website!

Posted By: Alexei Kintero

  The Ontario Centres for Learning, Research and Innovation (CLRI) in Long-Term Care are pleased to announce the official launch of our new website, CLRI-LTC.CA, which will serve as a hub of information and a repository for tools and resources developed through the three CLRIs to support the overall delivery of long-term care.   We welcome […]

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Posted Date: January 15, 2015

3rd Annual Educators’ Day at Saint-Louis Residence (November 2014)

Posted By: Alexei Kintero

  The Bruyère Centre for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long Term Care hosted its third annual Educators’ Day on November 28, 2014 at the Saint-Louis Residence. Over 70 individuals involved in education within LTC homes attended this interactive event to acquire useful tips, tools and techniques, which can be implemented within their respective LTC […]

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Posted Date: January 15, 2015

Bruyère at the Canadian Association on Gerontology Conference (October 2014)

Posted By: Alexei Kintero

Bruyère was well represented at the Canadian Association on Gerontology (CAG) Conference held in Niagara Falls Oct. 16-18, 2014.   Bruyère Continuing Care and the Bruyère Centre for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care hosted a booth, which featured information on Bruyère’s programs, the Bruyère Village and the learning, research and innovation projects of […]

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Posted Date: October 28, 2014

3rd Annual Educators Day (28 November 2014)

Posted By: Alexei Kintero

Are you looking to improve in-service education and training sessions for registered and non-registered staff? Join the Bruyère Centre for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care (LTC), with its partners, for our 3rd Annual LTC Educators’ Day, featuring many practical and creative activities you can integrate into your own LTC homes while you develop, […]

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Posted Date: August 15, 2014

BP Blogger: Cutting Through The Foggy Myths Using Best Practice Guidelines in Long-Term Care

Posted By: Alexei Kintero

  The BP Blogger is a myth busting newsletter that provides evidence-based information on various care issues to the long-term care sector. It was created by Mary-Lou van der Horst (Past Director, Schlegel Centre for Learning, Research and Innovation in LTC) in collaboration with Regional Geriatric Program Central, Seniors Health Knowledge Network, and RIA.   […]

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Posted Date: June 18, 2014

First Annual Research Day Brings Research and Practice to Life for Research Champions in Long-Term Care Homes

Posted By: Alexei Kintero

  It is the inherent curiosity that lives within all of us that fuels research and innovation, and the first Annual Research Day co-hosted by the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging, Schlegel Villages long-term care homes, and the Schlegel Centre for Learning, Research and Innovation on June 2, 2014 was meant to ignite that curiosity […]

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Posted Date: June 5, 2014

Leadership Program – Carewest Graduates Its First Class

Posted By: Alexei Kintero

  Congratulations to the first class!   Carewest celebrated the graduation of its first 25 students on May 27, 2014 who successfully completed the Leadership Program. These students work across their many sites in various front-line leadership to senior management positions and started the leadership program coursework in late September 2013 and completed it in early […]

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Posted Date: May 13, 2014

Bruyère CLRI @ Taming of the Queue (April 2014)

Posted By: Alexei Kintero

  Taming of the Queue is an annual conference that brings together a community of interest from across Canada to discuss access and wait time issues. Representing a wide range of perspectives, conference participants assess progress being made on wait-time measurement and management. These events enhance knowledge about the issue, while best practices are exchanged and […]

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