Tag: BC Cares Renewal

Health care worker survey receives overwhelming response

Late in July, BCCPA launched a survey targeting nurses (both RNs and RPNs), LPNs and care aides why they chose seniors care as their career path as part of our BC Cares Renewal strategy to address worker shortages in the sector. To our great delight, the survey elicited an overwhelming response of nearly 1,200 care workers […]

Radio ad campaign promoting seniors care jobs begins Monday!

Members strongly encouraged to post their seniors care job openings Through its robust recruitment campaigns, BC Care Providers Association aims to connect job seekers with employers in the continuing care sector. BCCPA’s latest radio campaign, which focuses on job growth and job diversity in seniors’ care, launches on September 3rd. The Association’s last recruitment campaign in […]

Action needed to address seniors care worker shortage crisis, says BCCPA

June 25, 2018 (Burnaby, BC) – Today BC Care Providers Association (“BCCPA”) released its report titled, Situation Critical: A Made-in-BC Plan to Address the Seniors Care Labour Shortage. The report contains priority actions to address the lack of health care assistants who provide frontline seniors care. The report combines significant research and stakeholder input from […]