This 3-day event was split into themed morning sessions: The Need: Older Adults with Complex & Chronic Health Conditions Including Frailty; The Innovation: Integrated Care in Action; and The Transformation: Post-COVID Support and Recovery. This conference offered participants actionable strategies, new connections and a path toward transformative care.
Prior to the pandemic, our health system was not effectively serving older adults with complex needs and their caregivers. We cannot simply return to the status quo; we must do better. 2021 Conference – Transforming Care: Supporting Older Adults Post-COVID in Ontario
The module will explore the concept of frailty: a condition of reduced function and health in older individuals that increases the odds of developing multiple medical conditions and affects an individual’s ability to perform activities in their daily lives. This module will provide certified Continued Medical Education (CME) credits.
Older adults have been identified by many Ontario Health Teams (OHTs) as a priority population of focus. After identification, where to next in terms of population health management?
This interactive eLearning course will show you how person-centered language can have a positive impact on communication and care, and help to reduce stigma and discrimination.