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. All residents are seen twice a month.
Our Director of Care and Resident Care Manager 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.
Terrace Aides assists the team to escort residents to the dining room, they assist residents with their meals and make beds.