First Health Care is Proud to Announce that We Have Been Awarded the City of Toronto Contract for the Immunization Program. We will be involved in providing vaccinations to Grade 7 students in the North York School District beginning this Fall 2016. We are looking for a dedicated team of RNs and RPNs who would like to work on this assignment. Staff must attend one of two orientation dates
First Health Care acquires Humanacare EAP further raising the bar for employee health services across Canada.
First Health Care expands its Employee Assistance platform across Canada
MARKHAM, Ont. (July 5, 2016) – First Health Care, a leading provider of employee health services is pleased to announce the acquisition of Humanacare.
“We have built Canada’s leading employee health platform. Humanacare enhances our reach and capabilities across Canada. This acquisition strategically enhances our EAP offering by combining our 20+ years of Nursing experience with Humanacare’s rich 38 year history of providing excellence in counselling and other employee support services,” said Jamie Marcellus, President of First Health Care. “Combined with our existing Employee Assistance Programs, Medical Second Opinion, Disability Support, Caregiving/Healthcare Navigation and Chronic Disease Management Services, Humanacare deepens our expertise in a number of key areas. We look forward to working with the dedicated team and professionals at Humanacare.”
“We are excited about joining their industry leading service platform,” said Craig Richman, President and CEO of Humanacare. “A single point of contact ensures the employee receives the right support which ultimately benefits the organization. This provides an uncompromising health solution to our client base and the broader market.”
Together the organizations will have offices in Eastern and Western Canada. Mr. Richman will continue to lead the EAP platform at Humanacare. First Health Care will transition its existing employee health programs to the Humanacare brand.
The transaction is expected to close on September 1, 2016.
About First Health Care:
First Health Care has 20 years of Canadian Healthcare experience providing millions of hours of nursing care and provides Employee Assistance Programs, Medical Second Opinion, Disability Support, Caregiving/Healthcare Navigation and Chronic Disease Management Services through a single point of contact. First Health Care is accredited by Accreditation Canada, the highest standards for care and quality in the industry.
For more details, please visit http://yournurse.ca
HumanaCare is a leading boutique provider of Employee and Family Assistance Programs and other Employee Wellness Services in North America. With more than 30 years of experience, Humanacare has provided more than 250,000 hours of counselling services to more than 500 organizations across North America
For more details, please visit http://www.humanacare.com
For more information, please contact:
Jamie Marcellus, President First Health Care
On behalf of First Health Care we would like to convey congratulations and best wishes to all of our great nursing teams during Nursing Week 2015.
This Year’s Theme, Nursing-With you every step of the way.
We are hiring Emergency and Critical Care Registered Nurses to provide supplemental nursing support to our contracted hospitals including Humber River, Mount Sinai, Toronto Western and Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. Paid orientation and training to the hospitals of our choice is available. To learn more call Human Resources at (905) 305-9551 ext. 231 or 251 or email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org Continue reading
It takes one to know one!
We are pleased to announce that the New Nursing Referral Program was a great success for the month of April. Thank you for all of your great referrals! Over the next few months you will see a variety of prizes that you can win for the referral of nurses to First Health Care. Stay tuned for updates or all Human Resources at (905) 305-9551 ext. 231 or 251.
Another great prize to win! We are pleased to announce another opportunity to participant in our NEW Nursing Referral bonus program. For the month of May we are offering our staff a chance to win a trip for two to Niagara on the Lake Wine Tour. The more nurses you refer the more chances to win!
We are pleased to announce that First Health Care is launching a NEW Nursing Referral program for the month of April 2015. For each qualified Emergency, Critical Care/Intensive Care and Medical/Surgical RN you refer your name will be entered into a draw to win a Blue Mountain Spa Treatment valued up to $500. There is no limit to the number of qualified RNs you refer. The more nurses you refer the more chances you have to win! Continue reading
First Health Care is committed to all staff and clients and through our strategic goals we aim to maintain our current “Exemplary Standing” with Accreditation Canada.
First Health Care’s Strategic Goals:
¨ To successfully maintain Accreditation Standards with Accreditation Canada
¨ Continue to develop and foster a culture of quality and safety for our staff, clients and their families.
¨ Be recognized as an industry leader in healthcare by expanding our private client base, contracted supplemental staffing services and corporate programs.
First Health Care is pleased to announce the recent contract award as a preferred provider of Personal Support Workers to St. Michael’s Hospital. Effective January 1, 2015 Personal Support Workers will continue to provide exception care to our contracted hospitals through both observer and floor duty assignments. Continue reading