Tag: Senior Care

First set of SSQIP applications now under review

The first application period for the Seniors Safety and Quality Improvement Program (SSQIP) closed on February 28th, 2018, and all submitted applications are now under review. “Applications are currently under review for March, and letters of approval will be sent out between the end of March and the beginning of April,” says BCCPA Director of Programs […]

Exploring the potential benefits and constraints of family councils in long-term care

Our understanding of how care should be delivered to seniors depends greatly on applied research. Through research, we know that family plays an integral role in senior care. We also know how the involvement of individual family members can determine quality of life for residents in care. What we need now is a greater understanding […]