Corporate membership is limited to for those organizations with an interest in the activities of ACCA or its members. Corporate Members do not have the right to vote of hold a Director or Office position with ACCA. A Corporate Member has membership privileges that include:

  • Networking and advertising opportunities
  • ACCA Communications
  • 'Members Only' section on website 
  • Invitation to Association meetings

 Current Corporate Members include (full list of members below):

  • Health care and support services
  • Insurance and financial services
  • Medical supplies and equipment
  • Nutrition and food services
  • Building construction and maintenance
  • Fire and Safety
  • Health Care Textiles
  • Communications
  • Pharmacies
  • Skin Care


Corporate Membership Cost $1,500 per organization  *For more information on becoming a member, please contact our office.

For member information click on logo.

8760 Group

Type of Organization:

8760: Group

8760 is an expense management company that helps businesses effectively manage their electricity and natural gas expenses. Through a transparent, competitive RFP process that complies with requirements of the New West Partnership Trade Agreement, 8760 works directly for its clients to procure the best energy solution at the best price and with the best terms by utilizing an aggregation model that is unique to the industry. 8760’s goal is to help make the complex simple and to remove the uncertainty that comes with trying to manage complex and volatile energy markets on your own.

Accreditation Canada

Type of Organization:

Accreditation Canada

 Accreditation Canada is an independent, not-for-profit organization that accredits health care and social services organizations in Canada and around the world. Its comprehensive accreditation programs foster ongoing quality improvement through evidence-based standards and a rigorous external peer review. Accredited by the International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua), Accreditation Canada has been helping organizations improve health care quality and patient safety for more than 55 years.

ARAMARK

Type of Organization:

ARAMARK Senior Living Services ARAMARK Healthcare

For over half a century, senior living organizations have partnered with ARAMARK for the management and delivery of essential services at their sites, including: dining, housekeeping and environmental services; laundry and linen; plant operations and maintenance; and supply chain management.

 

ArjoHuntleigh Canada Inc. - Getinge Group

Type of Organization:

ArjoHuntleigh Canada Inc. - Getinge Group

Under the Getinge Group banner, the brands and expertise of ArjoHuntleigh, Getinge and Maquet are assembled to provide Alberta healthcare with a single comprehensive portfolio of solutions that is tailored to better serve Alberta throughout the entire continuum of care. For over 40 years, ArjoHuntleigh has supported the Long Term Care and Continuing Care communities throughout Alberta. Our range of products, primarily focused on limited mobility, is supported by clinical proficiency, project planning and facility design to ensure optimal solutions are thoroughly planned and effectively executed.

Armtec LP

Type of Organization:

Armtec

The Alberta health care system is feeling pressure due to the growing demand for seniors continuing care. There is a need for adaptable, resilient, sustainable and faster construction methods in order to provide the additional continuing care facilities required.  Armtec Precast has developed an innovative and cost efficient “Total Precast Building Solutions” that will help bridge supply and demand deficit. Armtec Precast will work collaboratively with continuing care owners/operators and their respective architects and engineers, to create innovative continuing care facilities.  Armtec offers integrative design, off site prefabrication and construction services.

 

Click here to learn more about continuing care project

https://www.armtec.com/project/new-redstone-continuing-care-facility-is-total-precast-and-delivered-on-a-condensed-schedule/

Associated Communications Inc.

Type of Organization:

Associated Communications Inc.

Associated Communications Inc. has been providing high quality, reliable electronic life safety, communications and security systems for the Healthcare Industry for over 20 years now.

We install systems such as Nursecall, Resident Emergency Call, Wireless Pendants, Staff Duress/Code White, Video Surveillance, Card/Fob Door Access, Door Alarm Monitoring, Wandering Patient, Business Telephone, Wireless Phones, Resident Call Accounting, Intrusion Alarm, Entryphone, Intercom, Public Address and Wifi Networking Systems for EMAR and other uses.

We provide full design and consulting services for all the systems that we supply. We have the ability to do a full needs assessment of your facility and then make proper product recommendations depending on your true needs and budget. If you are designing a new building or contemplating a renovation, call us to design a comprehensive, cost effective system that your centre will utilize for many years of maintenance-free use.

Contact: Our Sales Team at 780-440-2150 or sales@ascomm.ca

Attends Healthcare Products Inc.

Type of Organization:

Attends®

Attends®, a Domtar Personal Care brand, is singularly focused on incontinence care. In 1979, we were the first to provide a full array of disposable incontinence products. Attends supplies hospitals, nursing homes, and home care dealers with a trusted global brand of superior quality personal care products. Our competitively priced briefs, protective underwear, pad/pant systems, undergarments, underpads, and other personal care items offer optimal dryness, odor control and comfort. Better Outcomes Start Here - Attends® - Serving Long Term Care since 1979.

Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd.

Type of Organization:

Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd.

For more than 130 years, Boehringer Ingelheim – a research-based pharmaceutical company – has stood for the development of innovative medicines for people and animals.

Boehringer Ingelheim is one of the pharmaceutical industry’s top 20 companies and to this day remains family-owned. Day by day, some 50,000 employees create value through innovation for the three business areas human pharmaceuticals, animal health and biopharmaceutical contract manufacturing. In 2016, Boehringer Ingelheim achieved net sales of around 15.9 billion euros. With more than three billion euros, R&D expenditure corresponds to 19.6 per cent of net sales.

Social responsibility comes naturally to Boehringer Ingelheim. That is why the company is involved in social projects such as the “Making More Health” initiative. Boehringer Ingelheim also actively promotes workforce diversity and benefits from its employees’ different experiences and skills. Furthermore, the focus is on environmental protection and sustainability in everything the company does. 

The Canadian headquarters of Boehringer Ingelheim was established in 1972 in Montreal, Quebec and is now located in Burlington, Ontario. Boehringer Ingelheim employs approximately 600 people across Canada.

 For more information please visit www.boehringer-ingelheim.ca

Bowers Medical Supply Co.

Type of Organization:

Bowers Medical Supply

Bowers Medical is always close to you. our local presence in Alberta - Long Term Care has created unique customer relationships that have been critical to our growth and development.   Bowers Medical - Your link to higher value, superior quality & choice ... providing service solutions to Canadian healthcare for over forty years!

Brokerlink Inc.

Type of Organization:

BrokerLink

BrokerLink is one of the largest Canadian property and casualty insurance brokerage operations with over 115 offices supported by more than 1,400 employees across Alberta, Ontario and Atlantic Canada. At BrokerLink, we work with quality providers to find you the most appropriate car insurance, home insurance and business insurance. Plus, with the ACCA group insurance plan, all employees and members can enjoy preferred rates on home and auto insurance, in addition to extended benefits. Talk with one of our local insurance brokers today.

Contact us: 1.855.771.9438 or www.brokerlink.ca/acca

Canam Group

Type of Organization:

CANAM Group

Canam-Buildings

Canam-Buildings  meets the needs of the senior housing market by providing optimized construction solutions for over 110 multi-residential buildings every year. Canam-Buildings offers owners, real estate developers and general contractors an array of building systems, including Hambro D500 and MD2000 composite floor systems, girders and transfer slabs, which can be combined in order to design buildings that are better adapted and more functional.

Over the last 55 years we have developed a fast, reliable construction method that meets the needs of residential and multi-residential markets. Whether you are building structures, floors, walls or steel building envelopes, our construction solutions are simple and straightforward. So you don’t get any surprises.

Cardinal Health Canada

Type of Organization:

Cardinal Health Canada 

Cardinal Health Canada is the country’s leading value-added distributor of consumable nursing supplies, specialized furniture and equipment to the long-term care market.  Our extensive product and services offering also includes solutions for incontinence, wounds care and skin care management. Cardinal Health’s national sales, marketing and distribution network uniquely positions us to respond to the diverse demands of Canada’s Long Term Care market.

CARF Canada

Type of Organization:

CARF Canada

CARF accreditation means quality in Canada. Since our first survey in Canada in 1969, many Canadian organizations have selected CARF as their accreditor of choice. CARF accredits long-term care homes, supportive housing, assisted, home care, and adult day service providers.

Chandos Contruction

Type of Organization:

Chandos

Chandos is a market leader in providing value-added construction solutions. We have built high quality facilities across a broad scope of industries all across Canada. Chandos currently maintains approximately 400 employees between our Edmonton, Calgary, Red Deer and Vancouver offices. We pride ourselves on living our brand promise to ‘see things differently’ as a means of delivering exceptional value to our clients through innovation.

Complete Purchasing Services Inc.

Type of Organization:

Complete Purchasing Services Inc. 

With over 4,000 client members nationally, Complete Purchasing Services is a leading supply chain solutions provider in Canada and to ACCA members. This ‘COMPLETE’ program covers a broad range of products and services through a comprehensive procurement program for foodservices, facilities & operations, and nursing & clinical. Other membership benefits include access to operational tools and resources including web-based applications for procurement & inventory management, menu planning & execution, menu and recipe support, theme meal planners, educational materials and workshops, and a locally-based Account Management team.

C/S Construction Specialties

Type of Organization:

C/S Construction Specialties

C/S is your exclusive supplier for Acroyn Interior Wall and Door protection products. Offering Acrovyn corner guards, handrails, crash and accent rails, protective wall coverings, door and frame protection and the new Acrovyn Door System.

Essity

Type of Organization:

Essity

As a world leader, in continence management, Essity develops innovative environmentally-sustainable products and solutions to meet the evolving needs of professionals, caregivers and residents.

Essity works as a partner to provide a wide range of innovative care solutions based on a resident centric approach. 95% of homes see clear cut care improvements with TENA®1, the leading brand in incontinence products and solutions in Canada, and in countries around the world.

Essity delivers innovative solutions supported by evidence. To learn more visit www.tenaprofessionals.ca or call 1-800-510-8023.

  1. Essity data on file. All statistics are based on average percentages from between 85-181 TENA Solutions case studies around the world, mainly Europe but also USA, Canada and China. Results vary across countries and care homes. 2011-13

Goodfrey-Morrow Insurance & Financial Services LTD.

Type of Organization:

Godfrey-Morrow Insurance & Financial Services LTD.

Preferred rate personal Insurance designed specifically for members of the ACCA. You can save between 20-50% on both home and auto for just being a apart of the ACCA. This includes companies, their employees and dependant family members.

We also offer  Commercial General Liability coverage to Home Carers operating in Alberta. We supply various products to suit individuals or groups that provide care to the disabled or elderly.

Human Care

Type of Organization:

Human Care

Human Care has created a proud history within patient care providing solutions for people with special needs. Our experience is reflected in a broad selection of premium mobility, lifting, bed, convertible chair and bathroom safety products that not only offer enhanced value but also strive to be a natural part of life and satisfy all customer needs.

Please contact Roula Grammatikakis, Sales & Marketing Manager, for more information! roula.grammatikakis@humancaregroup.com

IC Funding

Type of Organization:

IC Funding

Focused on providing financing options for seniors housing projects in Alberta providing a perspective informed by clients across Canada.  From long-term care to assisted living to independent living; from government funded to private pay - the unique attributes of seniors housings require that you build a knowledgeable team.  IC Funding’s team brings 25+ years of experience in working with seniors housing operators assisting clients from project initiation through construction and up to 30 year fixed-rate term financing.  Whether you are trying to determine the viability of growth through a future project, are ready to go and need a specific financing solution to get started or are considering an acquisition, IC Funding welcomes the opportunity to assist members of the Alberta Continuing Care Association.                                                                               

Contact: Steve Bryant, Agent/Principal - bryants@icfunding.com

Invacare® Canada LP

Type of Organization:

Invacare® Canada LP

For over 30 years, Invacare has been driven by its mission of improving the quality of life within continuing care facilities. This passion for caring is evident in solutions that touch and enhance lives on a daily basis, from services such as interior design to a broad spectrum of products designed especially for the continuing care setting.


Every Invacare product combines a dedication to the comfort and safety of residents with an uncompromising commitment to the quality and performance caregivers demand. The results are innovative, comforting, and contribute to our promise of Life Better Lived for residents and caregivers alike. Invacare's Continuing Care division offers a comprehensive suite of products and services to help continuing care facilities deliver the highest quality of care, and quality of life, to their residents.


For more information, visit www.invacare.ca

Johnson Inc.

Type of Organization:

Johnson Inc.

Johnson Inc. is a leader in benefit and pension consulting. Our team is made up of experienced and talented benefit and pension professionals, as well as some of the top consulting actuaries in the industry. We specialize in providing advice to employers and associations, both public and private. Our philosophy is driven by the needs of our clients. We are recognized for our excellence service and aim to exceed our clients expectations every day. The very best in benefits!

MacPherson Leslie & Tyerman LLP

Type of Organization:

MacPherson Leslie & Tyerman LLP (MLT)  is an expertise-based, full-service law firm of approximately 145 lawyers serving clients across Western Canada from offices in Regina, Saskatoon, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver. We have been practicing in the west since 1920 and have in-depth knowledge of the region’s business, legal and political landscapes. Over the past decade we have developed a significant regional presence in the west, and are one of the 30 Largest Law Firms in Canada (Lexpert / American Lawyer Media).

MLT Partner Eleanor Olszewski, QC was a speaker at the Alberta Continuing Care Association Inspiring Quality Conference on September 15th. She served on the Plenary Panel which spoke about Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID).

Manshield Alta Construction

Type of Organization:

Manshield Construction

With over 40 years of construction experience in Central and Western Canada, we know the most important part of any successful project is its people. A relationship-oriented builder, Manshield has an excellent reputation for working with all team members in achieving on-time, on-budget projects. Through our approach we have earned a reputation as a builder of choice for many of Canada's largest firms and enjoy a high percentage of repeat business.

For further information, please contact Peter Schwind at 780.467.2601.

MARSH Canada Ltd.

Type of Organization:

Marsh

In senior care, risk is everywhere. Senior living and long‑term care organizations face an ever-evolving array of issues that threaten reputation, financial viability, and even the ability to provide quality care. Recruiting pressures, rising workers’ compensation and benefit costs, keep most senior living and long term care organizations exploring ways to reduce cost and drive efficiencies. For more than 25 years, Marsh Canada has been a leading provider of insurance brokerage and risk management services to many of Canada’s for profit and not-for-profit senior care operators. Dedicated Marsh specialists in brokerage, clinical risk management, safety/loss control, claims, and litigation management deliver innovative solutions to help our clients avoid, mitigate, and transfer risk. Our experience in this industry has led to the development of a very broad insurance program designed exclusively for senior care facilities.

For more details, please contact Scott Stevens at 403-476-3481 or scott.stevens@marsh.com

Marquise Hospitality

Type of Organization:

Marquise Hospitality

Compass Group Canada Healthcare – Marquise Hospitality

Marquise Hospitality is the senior living division of Compass Group Canada, the largest Global Food and Support Services Company specializing in innovative, high-quality integrated management and support services to the marketplace. Senior living residences are communities. Within those communities, our employees have created a hospitality culture where service excellence is paramount. Our mission, firmly rooted in our company’s long-standing tradition of compassion and respect, is to enrich the lives of the residents we service.

MedicalMart West

Type of Organization:

Medical Mart West 

Medical Mart provides value by linking quality medical products and reliable services to the Canadian health care industry. They approach the health care continuum by recognizing specific interests and providing the appropriate products and services to satisfy these requests. 

Medical Pharmacies Group Ltd.

Type of Organization:

Medical Pharmacies

Established in 1957, Medical Pharmacies Group Limited (MPGL) is a leading provider of innovative pharmacy services and solutions long term care, assisted and supportive living. MPGL provides pharmacy services in communities throughout Alberta.  MPGL continues to demonstrate leadership in senior care through the implementation of technologies, the participation in clinical research, and the development of new clinical services and innovative services that support superior resident care.

Medisystem Pharmacy

Type of Organization:

Medisystem Pharmacy

MediSystem Pharmacy provides highly accessible, personalized pharmacy services for residents in Long Term Care, retirement communities and specialized care.

Supported by Canada’s largest pharmacy, Shoppers Drug Mart, MediSystem has access to over 1200 Shoppers Drug Mart retail stores.

Our initiative, integrity, and commitment to excellence will define MediSystem as the premier provider of innovative health care solutions in Canada.

 

 

 

 

MIP Inc.

Type of Organization:

MIP Inc.

A global manufacturer and distributor of reusable healthcare textiles and related products, MIP continues to establish itself as the market leaders in providing cost effective healthcare TEXTILE products.

MIP offers exceptional products such as bed linens, underpads, Swift patient repositioners, clothing protectors and our Revolution Linen System.

In addition, MIP distributes the Integriderm pressure redistribution mattress line. We are continuously broadening our product range to reflect our clients' needs.

Pharmacare Pharmacy

Type of Organization:

Pharmacare Pharmacy Rx 

Pharmacare Pharmacy, a division of Centric Health offers advanced medication packaging solutions and an award winning certified geriatric clinical pharmacy team. Founded in Alberta more than 40 years ago, Pharmacare continues to lead the way in technology and innovation - with a commitment to quality and safety.  As an outcome based organization integrating research in long term care and supportive living, Pharmacare utilizes their 24/7 on line reporting programs, online education tools, and evidence based data to support their partners. Through their national pharmacy network, and using the strength of Pharmacare deep roots in Alberta, they are able to provide local leadership, government and health authority alignment, and prompt response times with competitive pricing. 

Pharmacare’s infrastructure advantage in Alberta is evident with “hospital-like” designed pharmacies, strategically located in Edmonton, Lacombe, Calgary and Lethbridge. Our fulfillment network supports timely delivery with consistency and risk management during inclement weather.  Thank you for considering Pharmacare as your pharmacy partner to deliver the gold standard of service in your community.

 

PointClickCare

Type of Organization:

 PointClickCare

PointClickCare is advancing senior care by enabling long-term post-acute care (LTPAC) providers to achieve the business results that matter – enriching quality of life for their residents, improving financial and operational health, and mitigating risk. PointClickCare offers a portfolio of cloud based software and services designed from the ground up to help providers manage the complex requirements of senior care. With a suite of fully integrated applications powered by an interoperable, mobile friendly, and regulatory compliant electronic health record and revenue cycle management platform, PointClickCare helps our customers connect and collaborate within their care network, achieve and demonstrate higher quality outcomes, optimize financial performance, and simplify their regulatory burden. Over 13,000 Long Term Care facilities, senior living communities and home health agencies use PointClickCare today, making it the North American healthcare IT market leader for the senior care industry. For more information on PointClickCare’s ONC certified software solutions, please visit www.pointclickcare.com.

Prism Medical Ltd.

Type of Organization:

Prism Medical Ltd.

“Prism Medical, a Handicare company, is leader in transfer and lifting devices. Prism Medical develops, manufactures, distributes and sells celling and floor lifts, bath tubs, slings and other aids for repositioning and transferring clients.

Prism Medical is a vertically integrated manufacturer and leading provider of equipment and services used to move and handle mobility challenged individuals in a safe and dignified manner. The Company offers solutions that encourage improved care, quality of life and mobility, while seeking to lower the overall cost of the caregiving function in a number of ways, including reducing the incidence of handling-related injuries among caregivers.”

Remedy'sRx Specialty Pharmacy

Type of Organization:

Remedy'sRX Specialty Pharmacy

Remedy'sRX Specialty Pharmacy provides specialized pharmacy services with a goal of creating collaborative partnerships. We are experts in senior care and have proven expertise in delivering efficient medication systems, comprehensive staff training and education and resident focused programs.

We are your partner in care.

Respiratory Homecare Solutions Inc.

Type of Organization:

Respiratory Homecare Solutions Inc.

Respiratory Homecare Solutions is 100% Canadian owned with 32+ locations serving cities across Canada. They offer innovating solutions in Oxygen and Respiratory Therapy and Medical Distribution and Service. 

Contact

Kevin at (403) 272-4466 or kevin@rhscanada.com 

Rexall Health Solutions

Type of Organization:

Rexall Health Solutions

Rexall Health Solutions provides highly specialized clinical, medication management, palliative care and mental health services for residents of long term care, assisted living, group homes and retirement communities.  We have a vision for the future; a specialized pharmacy care model that integrates diverse care environments to improve resident care and quality of life for today and into the future. Our pharmacists are at the heart of developing and implementing unique clinical pharmacy programs. As a guiding principle in the provision of exceptional resident-centric pharmacy services, we always remember that there is a loved one at the end of every prescription.

S2 Architecture

Type of Organization:

S2 Architecture

S2 Architecture is an established firm with over 20 years of history in design excellence.

We are a full service architectural and interior design firm with studios in Calgary and Edmonton, engaged in inspired and innovative design and planning. Our work spans a broad range of building and project types and the foundation of our success is deeply rooted in the delivery of creative design solutions for our clients, our communities and the environment. Our approach is one of inclusion, respect and collaboration and we strive towards creating enduring architecture that provides meaningful and moving contributions to the built environment.

Our people are talented, motivated individuals who bring energy and passion to our culture along with a collaborative spirit to our work. S2 aspires to cultivating a fun and creative work environment that encourages creativity, innovation and teamwork.

SGP Purchasing Partner Network

Type of Organization:

SGP Purchasing Partner Network

Together with our members and suppliers, we form the Purchasing Partner Network. Through it, we share the common purpose of providing the right combinations of products and services that contribute to a higher quality of life for all residents. SGP delivers a full line of contracts and services to help your operations run smoothly and efficiently.  All of our contracts/services and recommendations are develop by industry/care experts and are uniquely designed, tested and proven to deliver results across the wide ran range of  seniors care communities the SGP Purchasing Partner Network serves across Canada.

Toll Free:  1-800-263-7025

Sobeys National Pharmacy Group

Type of Organization:

Sobeys Pharmacy

Welcome to our Pharmacy. Personal, convenient...and so much more.

Stantec Architecture Ltd.

Type of Organization:

Stantec Architecture Ltd.

The places we design invigorate the mind and body, nurture the human spirit, and inspire bonds with community. We are proud to support the Alberta Continuing Care Association and work to design places that feel like home for Albertans.

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. Our work—engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics, from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.  Our local strength, knowledge, and relationships, coupled with our world-class expertise, have allowed us to go anywhere to meet our clients' needs in more creative and personalized ways. With a long-term commitment to the people and places we serve, Stantec has the unique ability to connect to projects on a personal level and advance the quality of life in communities across the globe. Stantec trades on the TSX and the NYSE under the symbol STN. Visit us at stantec.com or find us on social media.

Surge Learning

Type of Organization:

Surge Learning

Surge is a Canadian company supporting the staff education and training needs for hundreds of healthcare organizations across Canada. Surge Learning was designed to enable organizations like yours to meet legislative and internal organizational requirements for staff education. The Surge Learning team has extensive experience in the health care sector across Canada and understands the issues facing healthcare.

Surge now offers three innovative online solutions in one easy to use platform. Ask us how our Learning Management System, Quality & Risk Manager, and Policy Professional tools could assist your organization.

Phone: 844.843.4670 -- Email: sales@surgelearning.ca -- www.SurgeLearning.ca

The Personal Insurance Company

Type of Organization:

The Personal Insurance Company

The Personal is one of the largest insurers in Canada dedicated to providing exceptional Home and Auto GROUP Insurance programs to over 700 of Canada’s top organizations since 1974. With a wide range of competitive home and auto insurance options available at preferred group rates, as well as travel insurance, your employees can save while protecting their most valuable assets. A program is free and simple to setup, requires almost no administration and provides a valuable addition to a total compensation package. A proud member of the Desjardins Group of companies.

Zeidler BKDI Architects

Type of Organization:

Zeidler BKDI Architects

Zeidler BKDI Architects is a firm built upon a reputation for vision and technical excellence. For over 35 years our team of architects, interior designers, landscape architects and planners have come together to deliver high-quality projects. Our portfolio spans a broad range of work: continuing care, residential and commercial properties, hospitality, cultural and academic facilities.

We believe that continuing care should be delivered in beautiful environments that enhance the physical, spiritual and emotional needs of residents. We have a vast knowledge of current trends as well as insight into how the delivery of seniors care is changing; the institutional approach to care is moving to a focus on personal wellness and a greater feeling of connectivity to the built environment. We spend a great deal of time listening to our clients, working to understand their functional and economic requirements, organizational values, staff, and the unique needs of their residents. By collaborating with clients and stakeholders, we design welcoming residential communities with efficient centralized support services where residents can comfortably age-in-place.