The HIGN training and education center is your portal to courses, podcasts, webinars, tools and other resources related to care of older patients. Resources are available for nurses, physicians, social workers and other members of the interprofessional healthcare team.
Delirium: A Patient and Family Centered Care Approach
The "Delirium: A Patient and Family Centered Care Approach" course consists of two modules:
Geriatric Interdisciplinary Team Training Program (GITT)
Patients with multiple conditions rely on health care professionals from a variety of disciplines. This is often the case with elderly patients. Studies show that complex patients manage better when their doctors, nurses, gerontologists, pharmacists--every health professional involved in their care (including the patient!)--work together as a team to develop a smart plan of care. The goal of the GITT Program is to help promote the development of effective patient management across multiple disciplines.