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To get through this pandemic, we just have to be a lot more patient with each other, have a good positive attitude, and do something nice for your neighbour
“My faith gives me hope. Seeing the residents each day and caring for them like family because many of them don’t have family. I’ve been a Mental Health Worker in Vancouver’s...
Everybody I work with is very dedicated to keeping the hospital clean, and keeping people healthy
“Housekeeping keeps the hospital clean so that everybody has a safe environment to work in. Nobody has to be worried about the spread of disease because we’re on top of it. We’re...
We find ways to communicate with every single individual we work with
“We’re doing everything that we can to make sure the individuals we work with live healthy, happy lives, even during this pandemic. I work with adults with diverse abilities to...
It’s a very important job to make sure that everything is there for when it is needed
“My girlfriend works at Panago. Thanks to her prodding, Panago delivered a whack-load of pizzas to the hospital, multiple times to each and every department, and I helped her...
The real heroes are those people who are seeing, understanding, caring, respecting and appreciating others
“Booking clerks are the crucial communication link between the health care team. The team I work with is awesome and exceptional. We’re meeting and communicating every day about...
Control and calmness can help resolve the situation
“We focus on verbal de-escalation with people. A lot of times, patients get offended when you start talking hospital jibber-jabber with them and they don’t understand it. It can...
We stay strong because we are united
"We face COVID every day, and we stay strong because we are united. At first, many of us were panicked, but now we know that we have to do our job to stop the spread of the virus...
Seeing the difference from when a patient first comes to us to when they get to go home is the most rewarding part of my job
“Physio is the reason patients go home after coming to us. Without the Rehab Assistants and physio, they would just be in a dumping ground and stay there forever. Seeing the...
We have a very important job to do right now
“We have a purpose. We have a very important job to do right now. Everyone working is really focused on protecting the seniors that we take care of. We take it really seriously...
There are hills and valleys with COVID-19
“There are hills and valleys with COVID-19. When it was introduced into the hospital, there were big hills, and when things calmed down, a valley. At first, the corporate team...