Plan A LTC Staffing and Recruitment is Ontario’s leading health care staffing agency providing professional assistance to the long-term care sector, seniors and their health care providers. Our team shares a common vision of excellence. At Plan A - we know how difficult it is to maintain high levels of attentive care across a sector that is in constant need of qualified staffing. Our reliable and experienced team of RN’s, RPN’s, and PSW’s fill that need with high quality care and professionalism.

We believe that all residents have the right to quality and personalized nursing care. Our team is ready to work with you to ensure delivery of the highest levels of compassionate care.

Why Plan A?

Plan A LTC Staffing and Recruitment is Ontario’s leading health care staffing agency providing professional assistance to the long-term care sector, seniors and their health care providers.

Our team consists of more than 400 reliable and experienced health care professionals.

Our thorough screening and assessment process guarantees that only the best health care professionals are made available to your organization.

We recruit our staff based on their knowledge, experience, attitude, and work ethic to ensure that our team meets your needs.

We work diligently to ensure that every member of our team adheres to Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) standards and your best practices.

Client focused and tailored to suit your needs:

Prior to arrival, we orient our staff with your policies and procedures. They are also trained on your documenting software and electronic MARs before they enter your building.

Scheduling professional health care replacement staff is now at your fingertips with StaffStat, eliminating your staffing shortage stresses.

The Plan A Team

  • Sheri Tomchick

    Sheri Tomchick

    Founder

    Sheri Tomchick is one of the North’s leading authorities on methodologies for sustaining our health care system while dealing with an aging population. Combining a mixture of professional experience, strong leadership skills and sound knowledge of problem solving, Sheri works with Long Term Care homes to bring elements of forward thinking, team building and an effective approach to getting things done.

    Sheri is the founder and visionary of both Plan A Health Care Staffing Solutions, Inc., the largest health care staffing agency in Northern Ontario, and StaffStat, Inc., a new and innovative software solution making waves across Ontario.

    Sheri approaches every aspect of both of her companies from the vantage point of 15 years of experience in health care through social work, nursing and teaching. Her natural enthusiasm, attention to detail and determination to make only the most qualified and compassionate health care professionals available to her community has become her mission. As a past Director on the board of the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce she has made evident her enthusiasm for a strong entrepreneurial base in her city. Sheri also lends her hard working and caring nature as the President of the Sudbury Women’s Centre Board of Directors where she develops mutually beneficial partnerships and engages members and volunteers in productive and impactful work.

    Sheri was the 2014 winner of the Bell Business Excellence award for Entrepreneur of the Year. She won the People’s Choice award at the NORCAT Innovation Mill’s inaugural Pitch event, where she pitched her software, StaffStat. Sheri was also recently acknowledged as the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year at the Influential Women of Northern Ontario Awards.

    She is continuously involved in personal and professional development and enjoys community focused events and volunteer opportunities.

  • Stephanie Dube

    Stephanie Dube-Noble

    Executive Assistant

    Stephanie has over 17 years of Health Care Administrative experience. From working within a physician’s office, a midwifery office, Health Sciences North and now Plan A Long Term Care Staffing and Recruitment. Her healthcare experiences have helped her to fully understand the need for innovative solutions when it comes to taking care of our aging population.

    As the Executive Assistant, Stephanie supports the Leadership Team with efforts placed on seamless processes and providing administrative support wherever needed. She is proud to be part of Plan A and contributing to the solutions that help our most vulnerable population.

    Stephanie has called Azilda home for the past 11 years. When not working, Stephanie can be found spending her free time with her husband and two boys at the beach, the soccer field and the hockey rink, enjoying everything the North has to offer.

  • Megan Patrakka

    Megan Patrakka

    Marketing Manager

    In August 2015, Megan joined the Plan A Health Care Staffing Solutions Team as the Marketing Manager. Megan is responsible for creating all marketing content within the company—social media, advertising, promotional items, print materials and more.

    Megan has an extensive educational background. She graduated from the Business Administration – Marketing program at Cambrian College, obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration from Lakehead University and is a recent graduate from Cambrian College’s Human Resources post-graduate program.

    Megan’s forward-thinking mindset, innate creativity, and passion for all things marketing make her a great asset to the team; she truly understands the Plan A vision and works diligently to communicate it with our staff, clients, and the community.

  • Cindy Fowler

    Cindy Fowler

    Student Liaison Officer

    Cindy fully embraces her role of Operations Manager at Plan A Sudbury. She is proud of and stands behind the Plan A Brand. As Operations Manager, she is responsible for improving performance, productivity, efficiency, and success through the implementation of effective methods and strategies.

    Cindy can often be found championing the brand while developing, fostering and maintaining strong relationships with healthcare students, healthcare professionals, educational and long-term care partners.

    As a leader of the Plan A team, she encourages by motivation, promotion of self-development and guidance towards the achievement of the team members’ goals. Cindy has a passion for helping others and is devoted to making a difference in her community. Therefore, she is strongly committed to ensuring that the vulnerable population that Plan A services are cared for with the highest level of care and quality.

  • Terry Butler

    Terry Butler

    Recruitment Manager

    Terry joined Plan A Health Care Staffing Solutions in March of 2016 as a recruiter and has since moved into the role of Recruitment Manager.

    Terry brings an extensive background of recruitment experience with her. Terry is a veteran recruitment professional with over 15 year’s experience with Reitmans Canada Limited. During Terry’s many years with Reitmans, she honed her skills in the mid and upper management levels. With a strong focus on team building, her active approach to recruiting includes forming long-term relationships with both candidates and clients alike.

    Terry is passionate about helping people and prides herself in recruiting those who share the same values as she does. As a self-professed perfectionist, Terry strives to assemble an efficient and smooth-running team of “A talent” personnel.

  • Diane Langdon

    Diane Langdon

    Operations Manager

    Diane Langdon is the Operations Manager at Greater Sudbury’s very first health care staffing agency, Plan A Healthcare Staffing Solutions, Inc. Diane is responsible for the acquisition of new client contracts, and the quality assurance and management of current clients, staff and general office operations.

    Diane has gained a wealth of experience over the years, building a strong skill set in operations, management and customer service. She brings high energy and enthusiasm to her position with the Plan A Health Care Staffing Team.

    Diane has a passion for helping others and is strongly devoted to making a difference in her community. Her commitment is unwavering in ensuring that the vulnerable population that Plan A Health Care Staffing serves is cared for with the highest level of care and quality.

  • Melissa Sawyerr

    Melissa Sawyerr

    Administrative Assistant

    Melissa works as the Administrative Assistant for Plan A. As the "gatekeeper", Melissa is the initial contact for visitors and Plan A field staff. Her strong customer service skills and friendly manner have been an asset to manning the reception area.

    Melissa's background is in the human services field, having worked front-line with homeless populations in the UK and Alberta. Her work history with marginalized populations made working with Plan A a natural choice for Melissa. She believes that everyone has a right to housing and quality care, and is glad to be working in an environment where helping to provide high level of care is the number 1 priority.

    Melissa is proud to be part of the Plan A team, helping to connect compassionate and hard-working frontline staff with LTC homes in Sudbury and area.