Older Adults Trust and Respect Their Care Providers. How Can We Best Help?
Facilitate Care Transitions:
Utilize evidence based screening tools:
- Dementia Screening
- 4-Step Process to Detecting Cognitive Impairment and Earlier Diagnosis of Dementia
- Falls Prevention Best Practices
Promote healthy lifestyle choices
Start the often uncomfortable conversations around
- Memory loss
- Social Isolation
- Assessing for Abuse in Later Life
- Preventing Suicide in Older Adults
- End of life planning
For additional information, below are links to other subject areas specific to Healthcare Professionals, and to the right are Quick Tips that are updated periodically.