The global COVID-19 pandemic has created an unprecedented public health crisis that alarmingly impacts older adults, particularly those with pre-existing conditions.
Those residing in long-term care and assisted living settings are at even higher risk of COVID-19 infections.
At Tabor Village, where I am the executive director, 300-plus dedicated employees support nearly 300 seniors who reside in independent living, assisted living, and long-term care.
When the pandemic was declared a public health emergency in mid-March, the leadership team implemented a...
Dan Levitt, MSc., CHE is the Executive Director, Tabor Village where he shepherds the enhancement of social, spiritual and care needs for nearly 300 seniors, inspiring a team of over 400 employees and volunteers with a commitment to continuously improving quality of life. Dan is an Adjunct Professor in Gerontology teaching Long Term Care Administration at Simon Fraser University, and an Adjunct Professor at the University of British Columbia School of Nursing, he is also a Board Member, Alzheimer Society of B.C. and a Board Member of Global Aging Network. Dan is also a TEDx International Speaker