Fort Frances has a small town charm which offers the benefits and amenities of town life, in an area that supports a variety of sports and outdoor activities.
Situated on Hwy #11-71, Fort Frances is conveniently located on the shore of Rainy Lake, at a border crossing neighbouring International Falls, MN. Fort Frances is centrally located to three major centers including Thunder Bay (347 km east) Winnipeg, Manitoba (370 km west), and Minneapolis, MN (475 km south).
Riverside Health Care (RHC) is a fully accredited multi-site, multi-faceted health care system providing service to the Rainy River District in beautiful Northwestern Ontario. Our vision is to provide exceptional and compassionate health care, inspired by the people we serve, valued by our communities. RHC health care sites across the District are located in the communities of Rainy River, Emo, and Fort Frances and serve a catchment area of over 20,000 residents in 15,500 square kilometers. Rainycrest is a 164-bed long term care home located in Fort Frances, and is one of 3 Riverside Health Care sites that offer long term care.
At Rainycrest, we strive to maintain each resident’s individuality and encourage independence through quality nursing care, life enrichment programs, balanced nutrition and social and spiritual opportunities. Residents may choose to participate in local community life by attending special events, local fairs, concerts, parades and shopping excursions.
Under the supervision of the Vice President of Long Term Care and Senior Services (Administrator), the Director of Care for Rainycrest is responsible to plan, organize, control and evaluate the delivery of nursing services to meet resident nursing and personal care needs within a multidisciplinary team environment.