The Geriatric Emergency Department Collaborativeis dedicated to optimal emergency care for older people

News

All news
March 26, 2020

COVID-19 Update from GEDC

A message from Co-PI's Dr. Ula Hwang and Dr. Kevin Beise.

November 18, 2019

Welcome to GEDC

A welcome letter from your GEDC co-PI's, Dr. Kevin Beise and Dr. Ula Hwang

Events

All events
Apr 20
2020

Webinar – Optimizing Transitions Between Nursing Homes and EDs in the Age of COVID-19

On March 30, the GEDC hosted a webinar regarding COVID 19 in Older Adults: Key Points for ED Providers.  We discussed how COVID is impacting older adults, key considerations in caring for older adults during the time of COVID, and had guest presentations from ICU and Palliative Care doctors at Mt Sinai regarding their experiences treating COVID patents in New York City.

TBD
2020

San Diego County Boot Camp – POSTPONED

This Boot Camp has been postponed and will be rescheduled as a virtual boot camp. Date and Time TBD.

GEDC is for all those providing emergency care to older adults

Deepen your knowledge

Earn CME credits on your own time at your own pace. Coming in 2020.

Curriculum

Advocate for change

Find a quality improvement toolkit to implement at your hospital. Coming in 2020.

Quality Improvement

We transform, catalyze, and evaluate interdisciplinary best practice with:

  • Trusted content

    Our learning tools are developed by GEDC leaders in Geriatric Emergency Care.

    Our Clinical Curriculum
  • Useful tools

    Implementation toolkits to provide every ED with the necessary tools, resources, and guidelines to implement change.

    Our QI Toolkits
  • Real world stories

    Real examples of quality improvement initiatives from emergency departments across the continent.

    Quality Improvement Stories