Meeting the Unique Needs of an Aging Population: Mount Sinai’s Geriatric ED
PRESENTERS:
Denise Nassisi, MD, Director of Geriatric Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital
Gallane Dabela Abraham, MD, MSCR, Associate Director of the Geriatric Emergency Department, Mount Sinai Hospital

Webinar Available On-Demand
Recorded Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017

Download the on-demand version of the webinar, Meeting the Unique Needs of an Aging Population: Mount Sinai’s Geriatric ED. Mount Sinai Hospital’s director of geriatric emergency medicine Denise Nassisi, MD, and associate director of the geriatric emergency department Gallane Dabela Abraham, MD, MSCR will share insights from their geriatric ED including:  
  • Multidisciplinary team approach, informatics tools and enhanced staff education and training with aims to improve the quality of care for elderly patients
  • Use of functional and cognitive assessments to screen for at-risk seniors to optimize medication management and evaluate for home safety
  • Provision of complex care coordination with care transitions to avoid the hazards of hospitalization
  • Enhanced geriatric-friendly physical environment designed to decrease falls, decrease delirium and improve patient experience

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