Bayshore HealthCare Launches Full Home Care and Pharmaceutical Services in St. John’s
New branch will host job fairs to fill up to 200 positions for personal care attendants, nurses and home support workers
St. John’s, NL (October 29, 2013) – Bayshore HealthCare, Canada’s largest national provider of community health care services, is pleased to announce the opening of its newest branch, in St. John’s, NL. The opening marks Bayshore’s first office in Newfoundland and Labrador and expands the company’s services to elderly Canadians and their families to every province, from coast to coast.
“This investment in St. John’s has been a long time coming and we couldn’t be more excited to finally provide our services to Newfoundlanders,” says Debbie Marshall, Area Director for Bayshore in St. John’s. “Our primary objective is to ensure seniors living in all parts of Canada have access to the health care and individualized support service to allow them to remain living in their own homes.”
Bayshore’s St. John’s operations will vastly improve access to vital services for seniors by offering a unique service delivery operation with a Homecare office, infusion clinic and Pharmacy all under one roof. Through its home health services, Bayshore provides in-home nursing, personal care, home support and companionship services. Specialty Rx provides a range of integrated pharmaceutical services to government care programs, hospitals, pharmaceutical companies and other health care organizations.
“Our expansion will also boost the local economy by providing employment opportunities to as many as 200 positions for personal care attendants, nurses and other skilled health service experts,” said Marshall. “We encourage anyone interested to join us at job fairs we will be hosting. Bayshore is a great place to work and has been ranked as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for seven years running.”
Bayshore HealthCare is one of the country’s leading providers of home and community health care services and a Canadian-owned company. Its services are purchased by government care programs, insurance companies, workers’ compensation boards, health care organizations, the corporate sector and the public. The Bayshore brand extends across four business divisions: Bayshore Home Health (medical and non-medical home care and staffing services), Bayshore Specialty Rx (specialty pharmacy, infusion and pharmaceutical patient support services), Bayshore Therapy & Rehab (physiotherapy and rehabilitation services) and Bayshore Dialysis (dialysis centers). The company’s goal is to enhance the quality of life, well-being, dignity and independence of Canadians of all ages. Bayshore HealthCare has been a recipient of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies award since 2006. For more information, call 1-877-289-3997 or visit www.bayshore.ca.