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Using Technology to Facilitate Coordinated Care Across Clinical and Community Service Settings (ASA19 workshop)

Presented at the American Society on Aging (ASA) 2019 Aging in America conference on Wednesday, April 17 With increased recognition of the impact of social determinants on health, there is a growing demand for person-centered care that seamlessly links clinical care and community supports to better address senior patients’ needs. As part of a collaborative… Read more »

PACE 2.0: Expanding the Reach of a Proven Integrated Care Model for Older Adults

Overview:   Our nation is challenged to provide appropriate and comprehensive healthcare for older Americans, whose ranks are growing daily. Access to high-quality, coordinated health and support services can help them successfully age in place. The Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE®) is the gold standard of person-centered, integrated care that enables Medicare… Read more »

ACEP Podcast: How does your institution become a Geriatric Emergency Department

In this ACEP Frontline podcast, host Dr. Ryan Stanton and his guests, Drs. Ula Hwang, Michael Malone, and Kevin Biese, wrap up a three-part series on the Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation (GEDA) program. “How does your institution become a GED?” presents how your ED can become more geriatric-focused, expert advice and pearls, and available resources… Read more »