Announcements

Celebrating years of service – Dr. Coates and Dr. Balko

While some persons know early on in life what they want to be when they grow up, others do some soul-searching, go one direction and then switch gears before they find their vocation. Such was the case with Kevin Coates and George Balko, family physicians at...

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Actionmarguerite commemorates the veterans on Remembrance Day.

185 Despins St. – Sunday, November 11th at approximately 4:50 p.m.: The St. Boniface Museum bell will ring 100 times, at 5 seconds intervals. The Museum is participating in the pan-Canadian movement ‘Bells of Peace’ which marks 100 years since the end of the First...

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Rewarding behind-the-scenes staff

At Actionmarguerite, all employees do their best to provide the best possible services to the residents and their families. September 17-21 was Support Staff Excellence Week, aimed at recognizing and thanking these workers who are often overlooked but are essential to...

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2018 Support Staff Excellence Week

Again this year, Actionmarguerite is pleased to host the Support Staff Excellence Week. Events highlighting the contribution and value of these persons will be held between September 17th and 21st in each one of our facilities. The week will be dedicated to value the...

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2018 Actionmarguerite St. Joseph Gardeners

With summer finally here, gardeners at Actionmarguerite St. Joseph have been busy beautifying the property. Under the sponsorship of the gardening program and adopting a planter, the following families and friends have contributed to this wonderful project, and we...

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Car hobbyists at Actionmarguerite

Actionmarguerite St. Boniface welcomed on June 13, 2018 the Manitoba Classic and Antique Auto Club (MCAAC), which is a non-profit organization of car hobbyists. This event, which occurs yearly, gives the residents a unique opportunity to participate in an activity...

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Summer 2018 Actionmarguerite Newsletter

The Summer 2018 Newsletter has been published. Actionmarguerite ends the year on a positive note. You may read: A look at the past year; Envisioning a bold future, together, and other interesting articles. Summer 2018 Newsletter...

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NEW Registry at Reception Desk!

We are asking ALL visitors and volunteers at Actionmarguerite to sign the registry at the reception desk when coming in and leaving. It is important to do so in order to ensure we record the legitimacy of the visits. The registry will also serve to identify which...

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2018 Recipients of the Nursing Excellence Award

Ann Williamson – Recipient at Actionmarguerite St. Boniface In July 1984, Ann Williamson started her career at Actionmarguerite. Ann has been recognized for her excellent work on 5ABC as well as on 3ABC and 4ABC. She was also part of the team who helped with the...

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A Day in the Life of Actionmarguerite Nurses

From May 7-11, 2018, nurses across Canada will be honoured. For National Nursing Week, two daytime employees at Actionmarguerite St. Boniface share their day-to-day experiences and passion for their profession. Monique McGurry has been a registered nurse since 1991....

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Actionmarguerite celebrates volunteer week! 

April 15 to 21, 2018 is national volunteers week! Actionmarguerite would like to thank all the volunteers who continue to give their time to supporting the residents and the staff in their daily activities. On this occasion, we will be thanking the volunteers in...

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Lorlie Williams-Marschall recognized for outstanding services!

Lorlie Williams-Marschall, recreation worker at the St. Boniface location, was one of the sixteen French language champions nominated as part of the WRHA 2018 French Language Services Award. This award recognizes their work in improving service to our francophone...

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Did You Know?

… that through St. John’s Ambulance, three dogs accompanied by their masters, visit on the units and offer zootherapy to the residents? This therapy is used to complement traditional therapy, such as medication and other treatments. Zootherapy can, for example:...

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General Announcements

Work for the replacement of the roof on the three wings at Actionmarguerite St. Vital, 450 River Road, has started. Flynn Canada Ltd. anticipates completing the work at the beginning of 2018. This project is financed by the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and...

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