Fairmount News

Posted On Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Ribbon cutting Fairmount Home held a very special launch event June 18 to mark the home's Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (RNAO) Best Practice Spotlight Organization (BPSO) pre-designation.   Frontenac County Deputy Warden Ron Vandewal hosted MPP Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston MPP John Jordan, Frontenac County Councillors, and many Fairmount residents and staff. A great time was had by all. Thank you all who attended and participated. “It’s a great honour...
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Posted On Sunday, May 19, 2024

PSWDay small Today is Personal Support Worker Day when we honour and celebrate the contributions of PSWs everywhere, especially those working here at Fairmount Home. PSWs help our residents in so many and varied ways including helping with personal hygiene, emotional and social connection, meals and snacks, and preserving as much personal agency and autonomy for residents as possible.   To all PSWs everywhere especially here at Fairmount: Your work and contributions are more appreciated......
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Posted On Monday, May 06, 2024

NNW-2024-Social for websiteWhereas May 12 commemorates the birthday of nursing pioneer Florence Nightingale;
And Whereas nurses are leaders and part of a strong interdisciplinary health care team at Fairmount Home; and,
And Whereas nurses are part of our local community and shape and deliver effective interventions to meet the needs of our residents, families and communities;
Now Therefore Be It Resolved That the week of May 6-12 ,2024 be proclaimed Nursing Week in the County of Frontenac with...

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Posted On Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Rebecca McEwen Emily Shoniker Tammy McConnell Anna Campbell Fairmount Home has been selected by the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO ) as a long-term care Best Practice Spotlight Organization (BPSO) pre-designate.
Fairmount Nursing professionals Rebecca McEwen, Emily Shoniker, Tammy McConnel, and Anna Campbell represent Fairmount’s BPSO steering committee and are attending a BPSO orientation and launch event in Toronto, April 24.
The hard work and dedication that goes into achieving BPSO designation for Fairmount...

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Posted On Friday, July 14, 2023

Fairmount Home staffThe Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), an international accreditor of health and human services, has awarded Fairmount Home staff top marks after this year’s consultative accreditation process.
“Accreditation is a team effort among staff, volunteers, residents, families, and management,” says Fairmount Home Administrator, Susan Brant. “It’s only by working together that we continue to be a home of choice for our residents,...

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