This IS Long Term Care 2016


Poster sessions will be held at the Metropolitan Ballroom. Posters will be identified by the numbers listed below (P#1 – P#23). Authors will be at their poster during the specified viewing times to facilitate discussion and answer questions. 

There will be three poster viewing times throughout the two days of the conference:

Thursday, November 24: 
12:00 noon – 1:30 pm Networking lunch 
 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Delegate break 
 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm Cocktail Reception in Marketplace 

Friday, November 25: 
10:00 am - 10:30 am Delegate break 
12:00 noon – 1:30 pm Networking lunch 
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Delegate break 


POSTER #1 - Implementing the Palliative Performance Scale (PPS) at Forest Heights Long Term Care Centre: A Mixed Methods-Analysis
Presenter: Danna Da Costa. Forest Heights Long Term Care Centre, Revera Living, Kitchener, Ontario  

POSTER #2 - Finlandia Village: Creating Dementia-Friendly Environments through Murals
er: Angela Harvey. Finlandia Nursing Home, Sudbury, Ontario 

POSTER #3 - Interdisciplinary Approach to residents’ High Risk Concerns in a Long Term Care Setting
Presenter: Anna Slawski. Kensington Gardens, Toronto, Ontario 

POSTER #4 - Improving Safety and Quality of Care for the Frail Elderly: An Educational Gamified App to Reach Performance Targets
Raquel Meyer, Jennifer Reguindin. Baycrest Centre for Learning Research & Innovation, Toronto, Ontario 

POSTER #5 - The PLEASE Program: Pilot for Leisure Engagement for Active and Spontaneous Experiences
Presenter: Erin Blackburn
, Vicki Lau. Baycrest Health Sciences, Toronto, Ontario 

POSTER #6 - A Program Evaluation of Ballet Dance Sessions in Long Term Care
Melissa Tafler. Baycrest Centre, Toronto, Ontario 

POSTER #7 - DementiAbility: A New Era of Care
Presenter: Barb Bryan. Jarlette Health Services, Penetanguishene, Ontario 

Presenter: Hannah Irving. Bruyère Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario

POSTER #10 - Inspiring Culture Change in Long-Term Care by Working Together to Put Living First 
 Kate Ducak. Schlegel Centre for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care, Waterloo, Ontario 

POSTER #11 - Health Quality Ontario’s Evolving Long Term Care Community of Practice
Julie Skelding. Sara Clemens. Health Quality Ontario, Toronto, Ontario

POSTER #12 - The Relationship between Quality and Staffing in Ontario Long-Term Care Homes 
 Sara Clemens. University of Toronto, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Toronto, Ontario 

Presenter: Dave Zago. Health Quality Ontario, Toronto, Ontario 

POSTER #14 - Long-Term Care Best Practice Spotlight Organization: Are You Ready for the Spotlight?
Carol Holmes. Suman IqbalLTC Best Practices Program, RNAO, Toronto, Ontario 

Presenters: Carol Holmes. Suman IqbalLTC Best Practices Program, RNAO, Toronto, Ontario 

Presenter: Andrea Wilkinson. University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario 

POSTER #18 - Zoom In & Redefine Sensory Loss Partnership Project
Robin Arnott, CNIB, Toronto, Ontario 

POSTER #19 - Breathe Well in Long Term Care - COPD Program
Heywood Chu. MediSystem Pharmacy, Toronto, Ontario

POSTER #20 - Filling Shifts in Seconds
Melanie Morin. StaffStat, Inc., Sudbury, Ontario 

POSTER #21 - Reducing the Risk of Injuries Around the Bed
Rick Synkowicz. Human Care Canada Inc., Ottawa, Ontario 

POSTER #22 - Proactive Indoor Contaminate Management
er: Stephane Giroux. Biogreen Solutions Canada, Hamilton, Ontario 

POSTER #23 - Physician Assistants: A Viable Solution for Long-Term Care
Michael Peirone. CAPA, Barrie, Ontario 

*** Subject to change ***

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