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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Update on Respiratory Outbreak on Unité Marguerite St. Vital

Unité Marguerite in St. Vital is officially off precautionary measures as of today, June 19th. No further cases of cold symptoms have been reported. All signage has been removed and residents on the unit may resume activities as normal. Thank you to everyone for your...

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Dale De Meyer: an Enthusiastic and Grateful Resident

When Dale De Meyer, a resident of Actionmarguerite St. Boniface, goes out for a stroll, he gets noticed. He wears a ring on almost every finger and a key holder on his belt, but what draws the most attention are his flags. He’s already mounted a dozen or so flags of...

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Report on 2017 Resident and Family Satisfaction Survey

In the fall of 2017, Actionmarguerite gave the opportunity to all residents, clients, family members and friends to complete a survey for us to better understand the resident’s and client’s general perspectives in order to better respond to their needs. For your...

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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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Resident Memories

In search of a better life Katie Shistowski, a resident of Actionmarguerite St. Joseph, was nine years old when she left her native Ukraine for Canada. This is her story, from life on the farm to life in the city. The year was 1929. A boat from Europe was approaching...

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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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Violet Clacken: A Passion for Life and for Seniors

Since September 2017, Violet D. Clacken, a Windsor Park Place resident, has been volunteering her time to visit with Actionmarguerite residents in St. Boniface. This is not the first time she has been to the residence. “I worked in healthcare until I retired,” she...

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