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Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Anemia of Chronic Disease

Anemia of Chronic Disease is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Dialysis in the Older Adult - Practical Considerations

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Dialysis in the Older Adult - Practical Considerations is one of a continuing series...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Hyponatremia in Older Adults: Diagnosis

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Hyponatremia in Older Adults: Diagnosisis one of a continuing series of practical,...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Hyponatremia in Older Adults - Therapeutic Considerations

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Hyponatremia in Older Adults - Therapeutic Considerations is one of a continuing...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Conducting Spiritual Assessment with Older Adults

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Conducting Spiritual Assessment with Older Adults is one of a continuing series of...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Health Risks for Family Caregivers

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Health Risks for Family Caregivers is one of a continuing series of practical...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Animal-Assisted Interventions for Older Adults - Part 2

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Animal-Assisted Interventions for Older Adults - Part 2 is one of a continuing series...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Peripheral Arterial Disease

"Peripheral Arterial Disease" is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Canes

Canes is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and provide...

Educational Measurement Workshop: A Sweet Approach to Understanding the Basic Principles of Educational Measurement

Increasingly, medical educators are expected to design, implement, and analyze the results of an array of learner assessment strategies ranging from...

Interprofessional Didactic on Medication Reconciliation for Medical and Pharmacy Students

Introduction
Medical schools are now required to include interprofessional training in which students collaborate with other healthcare...

Medication Management

The Medication Management Module uses a team approach to reduce error and improve the quality of health care for older adults. This interdisciplinary...

Advance Care Planning

The Advance Care Planning Module uses a team approach to reduce errors and improve the quality of health care for older adults. This ...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Animal-Assisted Interventions for Older Adults

 Animal-Assisted Interventions for Older Adults is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Nocturia in Older Adults

Nocturia In Older Adults ...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Urinary Incontinence--Diagnosis

"Urinary Incontinence--Diagnosis" is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Urinary Incontinence--Treatment

"Urinary Incontinence--Treatment"  is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric...

Hospice Social Work and Caregiver Stress Case Study

Practice issues related to who is the primary client, family-focused care, and strategies to prevent caregiver burnout are illustrated in this case...

Establishing goals of care- Standardized caregiver interview

This Observed Standardized Caregiver (SCG) interview is designed to be used with geriatric fellows. The goal is to assess the fellow's competence in...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Diagnosing Tremors

"Diagnosing Tremors" is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Not all Dementia is Alzheimer's Disease

Not all Dementia is Alzheimer's Disease is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Falls in Elders

"Falls in Elders" is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and provide...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Driving and the Older Adult

Driving and the Older Adult: is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics...

Elder Care - A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Hearing Loss

Hearing Loss is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Don't Forget Dementia

"Don't Forget Dementia" is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Resilience in Aging

Resilience in Aging is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Music and Communication

Music and Communication is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Macular Degeneration

Macular Degeneration is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Elder Abuse: Warning Signs

"Elder Abuse: Warning Signs" is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics...

Mini-Cog Clinical Evaluation Exercise (Mini-CEX)

This Mini-Cog Clinical Evaluation Exercise (Mini-CEX) is a revision of the Ehrlich and Freeman's (2011) Clinical Evaluation Exercise (Mini CEX) Mini-...

Goals of Care/Medication Management Clinical Evaluation Exercise (Mini-CEX)

This goals of care and/or medication management Clinical Evaluation Exercise (Mini-CEX) is designed to use with a learner during a patient encounter...

Mobility Clinical Evaluation Exercise (Mini-CEX)

This mobility Clinical Evaluation Exercise (Mini-CEX) is designed to use with a learner during an actual patient encounter. The leaner first views...

Building Caregiver Partnerships Through Interprofessional Education

Family caregivers are on the frontlines managing complicated chronic illnesses, assisting with day-to-day functioning, and providing direct care to...

The Hospitalized Older Adult

Older adults are exposed to multiple hazards during hospitalization resulting in multiple complications that limit their return to their functional...

Interdisciplinary Experience on ACE Unit

During a 2- or 4-week elective geriatric rotation for medical students and month-long required rotation for Family Medicine residents, learners spend...

Family Medicine Resident and Geriatric Fellow Longitudinal Home Visit Curriculum

With an aging population, the need to train primary care residents and geriatric fellows in home-based care continues to grow. A needs assessment of...

Medication Safety: A Key Ingredient to Your Health

'Medication Safety' is a training module designed to education older adults, caregivers, and healthcare students on key issues related to geriatric...

Geriatrics Self Learning Tools For Residents

The enclosed materials are learning tools developed to help medical residents on the geriatrics rotation at Montefiore Medical Center master delirium...

Hacking Geriatrics: The World 2 Challenge

The World 2 Challenge is an innovative quality improvement competition designed by our Reynolds Next Steps team, based on the concept of a healthcare...

Barney Smith 3 - A Transitions of Care Interprofessional Education Standardized Patient

This transitions of care Interprofessional education standardized patient serves to train Year 3 medical students and graduate students from physical...

Barney Smith - A Progressive Palliative Care Standardized Patient

This six part progressive standardized patent serves re train medical students to care for an older adult with a life limiting condition, including...

Geriatric Medicine Consult Curriculum for Orthopedic Surgery

Geriatrics/medicine curriculum developed for Orthopedic residents to complete during a required Internal Medicine consult rotation.  Topics include:...

Your Role After a Fall: Assessment and Communication - An Interdisciplinary Approach

This educational module is intended for an interdisciplinary audience of staff who work with older patients in hospitals or long term care facilities...

Health Literacy and the Older Adult Module - Online

This is a comprehensive web-based, online interactive module on Health Literacy in the Older Adult. It incorporates multiple modalities including...

Advance Care Planning and POLST Conversation Guide

This is an educational product to teach health care providers how to conduct goals of care conversations with patients and caregivers

Your Role in Dementia Detection and Treatment: An Interdisciplinary Approach

This 30 minute "Concepts in Common" video synthesizes the key aspects of dementia from an interdisciplinary approach. All team members, including the...

Healthy Brain, Healthy Mind

'Healthy Brain, Healthy Mind' (HBHM) is a five session educational course for patients and other older adults (ie, caregivers) that nonstigmattically...

IMPROVE Polypharmacy Clinic Resource Site

Polypharmacy and inappropriate prescribing are common among older adults. Polypharmacy is associated with a variety of adverse outcomes in older...

Surgical Palliative Care Immersion Training

We developed a mandatory Surgical Palliative Care Immersion Training (SPCIT) for all surgical residents.  It was modeled after the Chief Resident...

Geriatric Interprofessional Teaching Clinic (GITC)
•Collaborative interprofessional practice and care are essential to the complex healthcare needs of a rapidly growing...

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