Inspiring culture change through language in long term care
Words are powerful. Just a few of them can hurt or heal; make someone’s day or ruin it altogether. The power of language is why Saskatoon Health Region’s Seniors’ Health and Continuing Care team is trying to change the language used to refer to long-term care homes, those who live in long term care homes and those who access home care or other community services.
Read more about the use of language in Long Term Care.