Reimagining LTC: Enabling a Healthy Workforce to Provide Person-Centred Care will support improvement work focused on people in the workforce and person-centred care, and aims to contribute towards a more resilient long-term care sector. Applications for this program are currently being reviewed. Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application by the end of December 2022.
The Reimagining LTC webinar series explores topics related to people in the workforce and person-centred care, with the aim of fostering a more resilient long-term care sector. One-hour webinars are hosted monthly and feature speakers with expertise in topics related to long-term care.
This new series builds on HEC’s previous webinar series, Next Steps in COVID-19 Response in Long-Term Care.
HEC currently supports a community of 286 long-term care homes to implement quality improvement projects related to person-centred care and support for the workforce. Participating homes receive funding, coaching and quality improvement resources to implement evidence-informed interventions in their setting. This program runs until October 2022.
From 2020 to 2022, this program brought together more than 1,500 homes caring for older adults in congregate settings to navigate challenges and opportunities related to the COVID-19 pandemic and enhance their organization’s skills and resilience. Teams received funding and coaching, and participated in virtual learning and peer support opportunities.
This program focused on creating ways for teams to learn from and with each other in six key areas:
LTC+ was delivered by HEC with support from the BC Patient Safety and Quality Council, Shared Health (previously Manitoba Institute for Patient Safety), New Brunswick Association of Nursing Homes and CADTH, with additional funding support from the CMA Foundation.