MaineHealth - Maine Medical Center
This 30 minute "Concepts in Common" video synthesizes the key aspects of dementia from an interdisciplinary approach. All team members, including the patient and family, need to have a common understanding of key terms and each's role from a common framework. Communicating using SBAR (Situation, Background, Assessment, Request/Recommendation) is essential and clarified with a "Role Map."
- Define and understand dementia and its significance in patient care
- Learn how to administer and interpret the Mini-Cog
- Define your role on an interdisciplinary team in caring for patients with dementia
- Learn how to communicate effectively about dementia using SBAR