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This week's reflection

This week's reflection

I believe the second half of one's life is meant to be better than the first half. The first half is finding out how you do it. And the second half is enjoying it.

Frances Lear

Overcoming the challenges of COVID-19 in long-term care

August 06, 2020

When COVID-19 restrictions meant rehabilitation therapists on the restorative care unit at the Edmonton General Continuing Care Centre couldn’t bring large groups of residents together to do their daily exercises, they started “doorway rehab.” Now the therapists space themselves out down the hallway in the unit — where everyone can see them — and lead residents through their exercises standing in their doorways.

This is just one of many examples of the innovative work that teams at long-term care centres across Covenant Health are doing to overcome the challenges of COVID-19.

Read the full story on The Vital Beat.