Webinar: Delirium – A New Quality Standard for an Important Health Concern

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March 17, 2021 - 12:00 - 13:00
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Posted on March 09, 2021

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Webinar: Delirium – A New Quality Standard for an Important Health Concern

Team: Featured External Events

March 17, 2021 - 12:00 - 13:00

Description


Please join us for a webinar on Delirium – A New Quality Standard for an Important Health Concern

The Provincial Geriatrics Leadership Ontario & Ontario Health will be co-hosting a webinar with clinical experts to share information and resources to support people who are at risk for delirium or who are experiencing symptoms of delirium

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 | 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. (EST)

Register at https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_mclD17EiQIuqf0a3la-vgg

Target Audience:

  • Health care providers working with older adults

Objectives:

  • Recognize delirium and understand its significance in COVID-19 infection and other situations
  • Learn about the new Delirium quality standard and related resources, as well as where to access them
  • Identify the resources available to support individuals (and family members) who are at risk for delirium or who are experiencing symptoms of delirium

Speakers:

Barbara Liu, MD, FRCPC, Executive Director of the Regional Geriatric Program of Toronto; Geriatrician, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre; Professor and Geriatric Division Director, Department of Geriatric Medicine at the University of Toronto; Co-Chair, Delirium Quality Standard Advisory Committee

Nicole Lafrenière-Davis, Lived Experience Advisor, Quality Standard Advisory Committee

Moderated by:

Kelly Kay, MA, PhD(c), Executive Director, Provincial Geriatrics Leadership Ontario

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