PSW

A Personal Support Worker (PSW) is the front line health care professional in Ontario, who provides direct care to the elderly or ill patients in a wide variety of settings. The duty of PSW: Render home care services to clients according to service order Provide personal care to assist clients in their daily activities and […]

A Personal Support Worker (PSW) is the front line health care professional in Ontario, who provides direct care to the elderly or ill patients in a wide variety of settings.

The duty of PSW:

  • Render home care services to clients according to service order
  • Provide personal care to assist clients in their daily activities and personal hygiene at their homes in accordance with individualized client care plan
  • Help client maintain a satisfactory level of hygiene by assisting in bathing, grooming, toileting, eating and positioning / moving
  • Offer light housekeeping duty