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Mobile Professional Services

Dental Hygiene Services

Roles:

  • Dental hygiene assessment
  • Removal of stain, plaque & tartar from teeth and dentures
  • Fluoride varnish and desensitization treatments
  • Oral health education
  • Referral to appropriate health care professionals as required
  • Fees for services payable through Comfort Fund, cash or cheque when service received.

Availability:
On-site as required for privately scheduled visits
(Discuss requests for private visits with the Nurse)

Location:
Off Site

Dietitian

Roles:

  • Assesses the resident's nutritional needs and food preferences upon admission.
  • Completes a detailed nutritional care plan that is monitored, evaluated and reviewed as needed to ensure that individual dietary needs are met.
  • Participates in resident care planning, monthly medication reviews and care conferences.
  • Provides nutrition focused education and support to staff, residents/clients and families.
  • Conducts menu audits and makes recommendations to ensure that our seasonal menu meets regulated guidelines.
  • Ensures that standards for nutritional and dietary care are met or exceeded.

Availability:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Alternate Thursdays

Location:
Dietitian’s Office, Normanna 1st Floor

Contact Info:

  • Phone: 604-522-5812 ext. 2232

Foot Care Services

Roles:

  • Provide required foot care services (File and trimming nails and moisturizing)
  • Fees for private services payable through Comfort Fund, cash or cheque when service received.

Availability:
On-site every 6 weeks and as required for privately scheduled treatments
(Discuss requests for private treatments with the Nurse)

Music Therapy

Roles:

  • Develop and run music programs that reduce agitation and restlessness, increase alertness, decrease boredom, improve mood, exercise cognitive abilities, and have a positive effect on atmosphere.
  • Encourage and facilitate social interaction, reminiscing, movement, singing and the playing of instruments.
  • Provide age-appropriate repertoire played on guitar and piano.
  • Conduct group and 1 to 1 sessions.
  • Written contribution to care conferences.

Availability:
On-site Mondays Tuesdays and Fridays for residents participating in the music therapy program
(See reception to enroll. Participation fees apply)

Optometrist

Roles:

  • Complete eye exams, detection and diagnosis of eye diseases, eyeglasses
  • Fees for services payable through Comfort Fund, cash or cheque when service received.

Availability:
On-site as required for privately scheduled visits
(Discuss requests for private visits with the Nurse)

Pharmacy Services

Roles:

  • Dispense prescribed medications
  • Participate in resident annual medication reviews
  • Participate in resident care conferences

Availability:
Can be reached at location of pharmacy
See reception or the nurse for contact information

Physiotherapist

Roles:

  • Assess resident for required mobility aids, i.e. wheelchair, cane and walking program
  • Provide education for safe and effective use of required mobility aids
  • Available upon request for private one to one services
  • Fees for private services payable through Comfort Fund, cash or cheque when service received.

Availability:
On-site Mondays or as scheduled for private treatments
3 Hours per week
(Discuss requests for private treatments with the Nurse)

Rehabilitation Assistant

Roles:

  • Assist in carrying out Physiotherapist care recommendations such as exercises, walking etc.

Availability:
Scheduled determined by physiotherapist based on current requirements

Our Mission

Normanna provides quality residential healthcare services that reflect the values of trust, respect, caring and diversity.

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Contact Information

7725 4th Street
Burnaby, BC
V3N 5B6
Main Line:
604-522-5812
Main Fax:
604-522-5803
Nurse Fax:
604-522-5892
Office Hours:
8:30am to 4:30pm
Closed:
Between 10:30am - 11:00am & 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Monday - Friday | All Statuary Holidays
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Normanna is one of a few care facilities in Canada to have earned Accreditation with Exemplary Standing from Accreditation Canada for 2014 - 2018. Accreditation Canada certifies that Normanna and its contractors meet the national standards of quality for health services set by the Council.