Eldercare Home Health sponsors North York General Hospital 5 South East holiday party!

Everyone received their own little "Jewel box", with fabulous hand made macarons from Butter Avenue

Eldercare Home Health is happy to support the work of other professionals in the health care industry who work to ensure seniors get the best care possible. From community open houses and seniors fairs to information session on the latest Parkinson’s research findings, we’re happy to help out. If your organization is looking for sponsors […]

Non-medical senior care providers versus Eldercare Home Health

non-medical senior care vs Eldercare Home Health Inc.

The person we met had been a franchisee of a Canadian senior care service for 5 years. He had bought into the franchise in it’s early days and had seen the company grow with more franchised offices added over that time. His background was not in any way medical. He told us that by the time […]

Vacancies at Sunnybrook Veterans’ centre

Sunnybrook Veterans Centre

Eldercare Home Health was recently contacted by the Friends of Sunnybrook, a group whose members have a veteran family member currently residing at Sunnybrook Veterans Centre and wish to advocate on behalf of other WWII and Korean vets still out in the community. These vets may need long term care, but are not aware that there is […]

Professionalism in nursing – if you want to be treated like a professional, you need to act and communicate like one

Lisa Wiseman BScN, RN, GNC(C) President and Registered Nurse

If you’re applying for a nursing position, a cover letter is a  must: If it’s a nursing career you’re after, write a cover letter, period.  Most Registered Nurse applicants, amazingly, don’t. As a Registered Nurse your resume is the nuts and bolts of what you have accomplished – education, positions, professional accomplishments etc. Your cover […]

Senior home care – what it is & how to access it

Senior Home Care Toronto

Knowing what to ask is the first step in getting the senior home care services that you need. Whether your uncle is returning home from the hospital, or your mom is just not safe at home on her own anymore, having the right senior home care can make a huge difference in his or her […]

Spirituality can help provide the relief caregivers need.

Spirituality for senior care caregivers

Spirituality means different things to each of us. Finding what works for you can make a big difference for you and the person you are caring for. Health Canada tells us  that most Canadian family caregivers assume their responsibilities in a typically Canuck way. They just get on with it, positive about their ability to […]

Home Care Services For Your Elderly Parent: 7 Questions To Ask So That You Can Make The Right Choice.

7 Questions To Ask When Arranging Home Care For Seniors

Scenario 1: The hospital calls you at work to tell you that they are ready to send your 92-year-old uncle home tomorrow. Scenario 2: Your mom takes a nasty fall and is no longer safe at home on her own. You need to arrange senior care, and you need to do it quickly. But how? […]

Prescription review essential when seniors being discharged

Prescription review

Sometimes during the course of a person’s hospitalization their medication regimen is changed. Sometimes however, there are oversights, errors or as in this case, printer problems. So many times one problem compounds another and the end result is a dangerous mess of mixed up medications that goes unnoticed until a person becomes unwell or experiences […]