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Jan 04
2022

Spotlight on New Staff: Garrett Chance

Please join us in welcoming Garret Chance to  SafeCare BC as our new Programs Advisor. Garrett joins the team with a major in Kinesiology and a certificate in Project Management. […]

Dec 20
2021

Happy Holidays from the SafeCare BC Team

With the start of a new year upon us, SafeCare BC wants to take this opportunity to look back at the past 12 months—and most importantly, thank you for your […]

Dec 09
2021

SafeCare BC CEO Talks Rapid Testing with Radio NL

SafeCare BC CEO Saleema Dhalla spoke with Brett Mineer on Radio NL about the importance of using Rapid Tests as a protection tool against COVID-19. Listen to the interview above. […]

Dec 02
2021

Updated Infection Prevention and Control Guidance for Home and Community Care

The BC Centre of Disease Control has updated its infection prevention and control guidance for home and community care workers. The key changes are: There is no longer a requirement […]

Nov 25
2021

Emergency Preparedness – What Employers Need to Know

Emergency events such as severe flooding and landslides can occur with very little warning. When creating an emergency response plan for the workplace, considerations need to include planning for evacuation, […]

Nov 23
2021

Get Inspired for the 2022 Safety Den With These Submissions

Although we’re spread across the province, SafeCare BC’s members make up a community. It’s events like Safety Den—our annual Dragons’ Den-inspired competition—that bring our community together to share amazing ideas. […]

Nov 09
2021

Introducing the SafeCare BC Podcast

Introducing the SafeCare BC podcast—an audio show discussing what’s going on in BC’s continuing care sector.   In the first episode, SafeCare BC’s Head of Vaccine Education and Engagement, Jenni […]

Nov 09
2021

Booster COVID-19 Doses for Care Staff

Last month, the province announced that it would be making third ‘booster’ doses of COVID-19 vaccines available for adults in BC. Booster doses are recommended by the National Advisory Committee […]

Nov 03
2021

We’re Hiring: Director of Communications

SafeCare BC is hiring! Are you or someone you know passionate about making a difference in the continuing care sector? SafeCare BC is hiring for the position of Director of […]

Oct 20
2021

We’re Hiring: Occupational Health and Safety Consultant.

SafeCare BC is hiring! Are you or someone you know passionate about making a difference in the continuing care sector?   SafeCare BC is hiring for the position of Occupational […]