Review Registration - Organization

This version of the registration was submitted prior to the Lobbying Transparency Act coming into force on May 4, 2020. Due to different information requirements at that time, the registration is presented in the following format.

Registration ID: 1327529
Registration number: 1646-401
Submitted by lobbyist on: June 4, 2010 12:00:00 AM
Accepted by Registrar on: June 4, 2010 01:33:30 PM

Designated Filer Information

Helfrich, Ed  
301-1338 West Broadway  
Vancouver, BC, V6H 1H2
604-736-4233
Canada  

Organization Information

BC Care Providers Association  
Represent private and non-profit member organizations providing residential care, assisted living and home support services to individual seniors and health authorities across British Columbia.
301-1338 West Broadway  
Vancouver, BC, V6H 1H2
604-736-4233
Canada  

Relevant Affiliates

The client has no relevant affiliates.

Government or Government Agency Funding


Name of Funding provider Amount in CAD$
BC Ministry of Advanced Education $300,000.00

Other Controlling or Directing Interests

The organization has no other controlling or directing interests.

Active Registration Period

June 4, 2010  
January 7, 2011  

Organization's In-House Lobbyists

 



Name: Helfrich, Ed
 
June 4, 2010  
Inactivation Date: February 4, 2011

BC Public Office Background

Public Office Title Description of Role From To
Senior Ranking Executive of a Provincial Entity Director of Operations at Ministry of Health 09/01/1978 09/30/1988

Lobbying Activities

Advanced Education

Development, establishment, amendment or termination of any program, policy or decision

Subject matter is implementation of BC Cares initiative to address labour shortages in seniors care. Intended outcome is implementaion of specific training and recruiting initiatives focused on seniors care sector.

Target Contacts

Target Type Name Title or Constituency Date Added
Public Agency Advanced Education and Labour Market Development May 27, 2010
Public Agency Health Services May 27, 2010

Financial Institutions

Development, establishment, amendment or termination of any program, policy or decision

Initiate a full operational review of the Healthcare Benefit Tust and its mandate.

Target Contacts

Target Type Name Title or Constituency Date Added
Minister Hansen, Colin Minister of Finance and Deputy Premier July 30, 2010

Health

Arranging meeting between an individual and a public office holder for purpose of lobbying

Subject of discussions is safety, efficiency and sustainability of seniors care system in BC. Intended outcomes is to implement measures identified in the BC Care Providers Association 2009-2010 Action Plan.

Target Contacts

Target Type Name Title or Constituency Date Added
Minister Falcon, Kevin Minister of Health Services May 27, 2010
MLA Les, John Chilliwack May 27, 2010
Public Agency Advanced Education and Labour Market Development May 27, 2010
Public Agency Fraser Health Authority May 27, 2010
Public Agency Health Services May 27, 2010
Public Agency Interior Health Authority May 27, 2010

Health

Decision of cabinet to transfer interest in a government enterprise or privatize services

Subject matter is the delivery of residential care and home support services by health authorities. The desired outcome is to convince government that it would be more efficient to put these services out to public tender so established non-profit and private care providers would have an opportunity to bid on them

Target Contacts

Target Type Name Title or Constituency Date Added
Minister Falcon, Kevin Minister of Health Services June 2, 2010
MLA Les, John Chilliwack June 2, 2010
Public Agency Fraser Health Authority June 2, 2010
Public Agency Interior Health Authority June 2, 2010
Public Agency Vancouver Coastal Health Authority June 2, 2010
Public Agency Vancouver Island Health Authority June 2, 2010

Health

Development, establishment, amendment or termination of any program, policy or decision

Subject matter is development of new home and community care policy manual, HST mitigation and Association's 2009-2010 Action Plan. Intended outcome is to implement recomendations of Action Plan, secure responsive HST mitigation formula for private care providers and complete a new policy manual that reflects views of care providers, promotes workplace safety and mitigates any new financial cost pressueres care providers are facing.

Target Contacts

Target Type Name Title or Constituency Date Added
Minister Falcon, Kevin Minister of Health Services June 2, 2010
MLA Les, John Chilliwack June 2, 2010
Public Agency Fraser Health Authority June 2, 2010
Public Agency Health Services June 2, 2010
Public Agency Interior Health Authority June 2, 2010
Public Agency Northern Health Authority June 2, 2010
Public Agency Vancouver Coastal Health Authority June 2, 2010
Public Agency Vancouver Island Health Authority June 2, 2010

Name: Hurford, David
 
June 4, 2010  
Inactivation Date: February 4, 2011

BC Public Office Background

Public Office Title Description of Role From To
Political Staff Advisor to federal Cabinet Ministers and Mayor of Vancouver. 11/01/1993 12/15/2008

Lobbying Activities

Advanced Education

Awarding, amendment or termination of a contract, grant or financial benefit

Subject matter is Association's BC Cares initiative and intended outcome is to extend and expand project.

Target Contacts

Target Type Name Title or Constituency Date Added
Public Agency Advanced Education and Labour Market Development May 28, 2010

Health

Arranging meeting between an individual and a public office holder for purpose of lobbying

Subject matter is Association's 2009-2010 Action Plan and intended outcome is to work tomwards implemnentation of report's recommendations.

Target Contacts

Target Type Name Title or Constituency Date Added
Staff of Minister Minister of Health Services May 28, 2010
Minister Falcon, Kevin Minister of Health Services May 28, 2010
MLA Les, John Chilliwack May 28, 2010

Health

Arranging meeting between an individual and a public office holder for purpose of lobbying

Discuss personal security of care providers and issues associated with the appropriate placement of residents

Target Contacts

Target Type Name Title or Constituency Date Added
Minister Chong, Ida Minister of Healthy Living and Sport July 30, 2010

Health

Development, establishment, amendment or termination of any program, policy or decision

Subject matter is development of new home and community care policy manual, HST mitigation and Association's 2009-2010 Action Plan. Intended outcome is to implement recomendations of Action Plan, secure responsive HST mitigation formula for private care providers and complete a new policy manual that reflects views of care providers, promotes workplace safety and mitigates any new financial cost pressueres care providers are facing.

Target Contacts

Target Type Name Title or Constituency Date Added
Minister Falcon, Kevin Minister of Health Services June 2, 2010
MLA Les, John Chilliwack June 2, 2010
Public Agency Health Services June 2, 2010

Health

Development, establishment, amendment or termination of any program, policy or decision

Subject matter is development of new home and community care policy manual, HST mitigation and Association's 2009-2010 Action Plan. Intended outcome is to implement recomendations of Action Plan, secure responsive HST mitigation formula for private care providers and complete a new policy manual that reflects views of care providers, promotes workplace safety and mitigates any new financial cost pressueres care providers are facing.

Target Contacts

Target Type Name Title or Constituency Date Added
Minister Falcon, Kevin Minister of Health Services June 2, 2010
MLA Les, John Chilliwack June 2, 2010
Public Agency Health Services June 2, 2010