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  1. Last Updated 06/08/2012

    This one hour video lecture with accompanying PowerPoint slides describes resources for clinicians and caregivers, including new on-line information sources. The target audience is Interdisciplinary Health Care ...

  2. Last Updated 09/07/2011

    This video addresses care-resistant behavior exhibited by persons with dementia within the context of oral hygiene. Care-resistant behavior includes any actions on the part of the person with dementia to evade or avoid activities of daily ...

  3. Last Updated 04/04/2012

    The purpose of this exercise is to practice client observation, assessment and possible ...

  4. Last Updated 04/04/2012

    This guided reflective practice paper allows individuals to realize and interpret their perceptions of aging. Individuals choose from a list of publications and complete a series of exercises. Grading criteria are ...

  5. Last Updated 06/08/2012

    ElderQuest is an interactive 3-D videogame aimed at helping medical students learn the AAMC geriatric competencies. The first 5-mission playpack of a single-player game has been completed, during which the player starts a journey to save the ...

  6. Last Updated 06/15/2012

    This is a web-based, online, interactive module on "Transitions of Care: Leaving the Hospital" that is appropriate for learners from all disciplines who are involved in helping patients transition from hospital to home. It uses multiple ...

  7. Last Updated 08/19/2013

    This is a 2.5 hour curriculum for medical students in their clerkships on pressure ulcers. The medical students completed an online module to gain basic understanding of pressure ulcers - descriptive techniques and classification. This online ...

  8. Last Updated 05/21/2018

    Fit to Fly? Older Adults and Air Travel  is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and provide clinically useful assessments and interventions. Initially ...

  9. Last Updated 04/24/2014

    "Transitional care is defined as a set of actions designed to ensure the coordination and continuity of health care as patients transfer between different locations or different levels of care ...

  10. Last Updated 04/24/2014

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    Medicare states that discharge planning is "A process used to decide what a patient needs for a smooth transition from one level of care to another."
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