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This risk assessment audit tool includes a template for long-term care, home care and community health support, and non-clinical areas.
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In long-term care it is increasingly apparent that who is on shift is just as important as how many staff are on shift. Quality care is difficult to achieve when we do not routinely engage with one another in a positive, or civil, manner.
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Guidelines & Regulations

Guidelines and Regulations

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WorkSafeBC’s healthcare and social services planned inspection initiative focuses on high-risk activities in the workplace that lead to serious injuries and time-loss claims.
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WorkSafeBC is releasing a discussion paper with proposed amendments to the Current Rehabilitation Services and Claims Manual that guide wage rate decisions related to short-term and long-term disability compensation. Recommended amendments include: These changes may affect your claims costs. Click here to view the proposed changes and offer feedback to WorkSafeBC – The deadline is 4:30 p.m. on Friday, […]
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12 Months of Safety | May 2024
Mental Health

Taking care of your mental health is just as important as your physical health. We have resources to support you.
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SafeCare BC offers subsidized rates for members and Associate Members. Learn more about membership.
A point of care risk assessment for transfers is a quick mini-appraisal you, the health care worker, do to make sure a person’s abilities still match what’s in their care plan. It doesn’t replace the typical risk assessment completed as part of a person’s care plan. Rather, it’s a tool you use in addition to the care plan assessments.
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You can use the Safe Handling Program Checklist to verify the components of a safe handling program, including development, management and staff involvement, needs assessments, equipment, education and training, and evaluation.
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Learn to refer to the no-lift policy to reduce your risk of musculoskeletal injury.
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June 4th @ 12:00pm
In this introductory workshop, Jennifer Aberman will help you learn how to manage stress and prevent burnout using evidence-based mindfulness practices. Join us for an hour of practical and accessible exercises, engaging videos, and time afterwards for reflection and discussion. What you will learn:
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Gentle Persuasive Approaches Workshop
Menno Place - Abbotsford
June 21st @ 8:30am to 4:30pm
Starting at $35
June 21st @ 8:30am to 4:30pm
Menno Place, Abbotsford
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Safe Handling Peer Coach Training Workshop
Haven Hill Retirement Centre - Penticton
July 4th @ 8:30am
Starting at $100
July 4th @ 8:30am
Haven Hill Retirement Centre, Penticton
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Provincial violence prevention curriculum Workshop
Menno Place - Abbotsford
July 12th @ 8:30am to 4:30pm
Starting at $110
July 12th @ 8:30am to 4:30pm
Menno Place, Abbotsford
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Provincial Violence Prevention Curriculum Train the Trainer Workshop
Sidney All Care - Sidney
August 19th to 22nd @ 8:30am-4:30pm
Starting at $400
August 19th to 22nd @ 8:30am-4:30pm
Sidney All Care, Sidney
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Gentle persuasive approaches Workshop
Eden Gardens - Nanaimo
September 16th @ 8:30am to 4:30pm
Starting at $35
September 16th @ 8:30am to 4:30pm
Eden Gardens, Nanaimo
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The Working Mind for Employees Workshop
Zoom
September 17th @ 9:00am to 2:00pm
Starting at $35
September 17th @ 9:00am to 2:00pm
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Provincial violence prevention curriculum Workshop
Menno Place - Abbotsford
September 23rd @ 8:30am to 4:30pm
Starting at $35
September 23rd @ 8:30am to 4:30pm
Menno Place, Abbotsford
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The Working Mind for Managers and Leaders Workshop
SafeCare BC Training Centre - Burnaby
September 24th @ 8:30am to 4:30pm
Starting at $35
September 24th @ 8:30am to 4:30pm
SafeCare BC Training Centre, Burnaby
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Occupational Health and Safety Committee: Part 1 Workshop
Zoom
September 25th @ 8:30am to 4:30pm
Starting at $35
September 25th @ 8:30am to 4:30pm
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Provincial violence prevention curriculum Workshop
Menno Place - Abbotsford
November 15th @ 8:30am to 4:30pm
Starting at $35
November 15th @ 8:30am to 4:30pm
Menno Place, Abbotsford
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SAFETY MONTH - May 2024

Mental Health

Taking care of your mental health is just as important as your physical health. Conditions such as stress, anxiety, and loneliness can negatively impact your overall well-being.
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Get Psyched - May 2024

Recognition and reward

A workplace where there is appropriate acknowledgement and appreciation of employees' efforts in a fair and timely manner.
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