New Normal (Stage 3)

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.

Continuing Care

Lodges

Independent Living

Meeting CMOH Orders & AHS Protocols

Maintain cleaning procedure and protocols

Screening procedures remain in place

Review of long-term changes to operations and services

Review Education needs

Review PPE needs and management

Update any relevant Policies & Procedures

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

Meeting CMOH Orders & AHS Protocols

Review of long-term changes to operations and services

Review Education needs

Update any relevant Policies & Procedures

Resident Life & Wellbeing

Discussions with residents for feedback and input on how we move forward

Review what programming and services worked well (e.g., iPads and supporting virtual connections)

Continuing education and communication of what the “new normal” looks like

Implement immunization program

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

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

Visitation & Family Expectations

May be long term changes to visitations in terms of screening

Visitation & Family Expectations

Visitation back to pre-COVID

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

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

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