Nursing and Medical Services

  • Nursing staff are dedicated to providing a high standard of care and attention to the residents at Wellington Terrace. Our goal is to promote quality of life for our residents through maintaining their dignity and independence.
  • Residents and their families are viewed as an integral part of the care team and encourage participation in resident care and planning.

Staff in the Nursing Department

  • Our Medical Director and core group of physicians visit the home regularly and are available to our residents 24-hour/day to provide medical and palliative care.
  • Our Director of Care and Manager of Resident Care are responsible for the overall nursing care and consultation with families.
  • Team Leaders (RN's) coordinate nursing care in the neighbourhoods and are available to assist residents and families.
  • Registered Nurses are available 24 hours a day.
  • Registered Practical Nurses (RPN's) provide leadership on the Resident Home Area in the absence of the team leader. RPN's administer medications and carry out physician ordered treatments.
  • Personal Support Workers (PSW's) are on duty 24 hours a day and provide the resident's personal care such as bathing, toileting, dressing and assisting with meals.
  • Resident Aide/Bed Maker assists the team to escort residents to the dining room, assists residents with their meals and makes beds.