1405 Faulkner Crescent S7L 3R5 Saskatoon, SK

Support Services

Kimberley Marshall
Director of Support Services
306-986-5464
kimberley.marshall@saskhealthauority.ca

Our mission is to provide and maintain a comfortable, clean and safe environment for our residents, families, visitors, volunteers and team members.

We achieve this by:

  • Setting high standards
  • Participating in in-services and training opportunities
  • Creating a flexible schedule to best meet the needs of our residents

Our housekeeping team works diligently every day to keep our home clean and beautiful. They take pride in treating the residents’ home as though it was their own.

The team in responsible for:

  • Regular room cleaning
  • Discharge and transfer cleaning
  • Regular cleaning of bathrooms and tub rooms
  • Internal facility resident transfers
  • Seasonal housekeeping such as windows and resident closets

The laundry team keeps the residents’ clothing clean and in good repair. The team plays a huge role in ensuring the residents look their best.

The team is responsible for:

  • Laundering clothing and other items
  • Sorting soiled laundry
  • Drying, folding, hanging clothes and other laundry
  • Deliver and put away personal clothing for our residents
  • Labelling resident items

Clothing that needs to be marked can be dropped off in the Director of Support Services office or taken directly down to the laundry, or dropped off at the nursing station on the respective neighborhood.

From helping to maintain the outdoor grounds to repairing equipment, the maintenance department is available to ensure that everything is running smoothly.

The team is responsible for:

  • Repair building, operational equipment and furniture as required
  • Maintain boilers and air conditioning
  • Preventative maintenance
  • Ensure entrance ways, sidewalks, and parking areas are free of snow, ice or other obstructions, mowing, and watering of the lawn
  • Complete maintenance requisitions as required

Maintenance requisitions should be filled out whenever there is work for maintenance to be completed.

To all the outstanding nurses who help look after our loved ones, especially now when families can’t visit, we CELEBRATE all of you! Your compassion, optimism, kindness and loving care do not go unnoticed. You are all so appreciated now and always.

The H family

Please pass on my appreciation to the wonderful staff that works so wonderfully to bring great care and joy to our loved ones. I have full confidence in them!

Ron

Thank you for your help and dedication to keeping our cherished family members safe! Your work is so important and we thank you from the bottom of our hearts.

Lesley

Thank you for the great care. From the housekeepers, to the laundry, the dietary staff, and nursing. Oliver Lodge is such a wonderful place. We are thankful for you all!

Jean

What the staff and management of Oliver Lodge do on a daily basis is truly remarkable. I am honoured to be able to contribute to their efforts and serve the Oliver Lodge community.

Ted

Board Member

The staff goes beyond doing what is required and expected of them, always.

Cheryl

The staff always has a positive attitude and like to make the residents and families smile and laugh.

LTC Resident and Family Experience Survey

2018

Oliver Lodge is an incredible haven, and we were so fortunate that my wife was able to spend the last part of her life with you.

Jim

Mom is loved, stimulated, talked to and included in activities as she wishes. She receives excellent medical attention and is always clean and well dressed.

Cheryl

Thank you so much for the loving care & concern you showed for my Dad.

Arlene