On October 28, the HQCA released results of a survey of family experience with 160 long term care facilities in Alberta in 2014-15. Results of the survey show that family member experiences differed greatly among facilities in Alberta, with overall care scores at individual facilities ranging from 6.3 to 10 out of 10. At facilities across the province, family members’ top recommendation for improvement was for more staff.
To read the news release, click here.
The survey results can be found in the report: Long Term Care Family Experience Survey Report - Provincial Results, and are also presented in a Fact Sheet and the Infographic.