The New Normal may see some restrictions still as part of new procedures and protocols from Alberta Health Services - all intended to ensure the health and safety of residents. In other sites, we hope to see life continue as it had before the pandemic.

Below are examples of activities and actions that may take place at this stage of the relaunch. They are not limited to the listed activities and will be updated as more information is given.

 

Meeting CMOH Orders & AHS Protocols

  • Review of long-term changes to operations and services
  • Review Education needs
  • Review PPE needs and management
  • Update any relevant Policies & Procedures

Resident Life & Wellbeing

  • Discussions with residents for feedback and input on how we move forward
  • Continuing education and communication of what the “new normal” looks like
  • Implement immunization program

Visitation & Family Expectations

  • May be long term changes to visitations in terms of screening

Staff Support

  • Continuing education and communication of what the “new normal” looks like
  • Discussions with staff about what worked well and what can be improved
  • Staff meetings return to normal standards
  • Staff Appreciation events & recognition program
  • Implement immunization program