The Geriatric Emergency Department Collaborativeis dedicated to optimal emergency care for older adults.
Older Adults with COVID-19: Special Considerations for Refusal of Admission and Alternate Care Plans
Strategies for creating a patient-centered disposition plan and mitigating the negative consequences of leaving against medical advice are discussed in this JGEM supplement, including safe care delivery models that avoid hospital admission.Read more
GEDC Members are invited to register for the GEDC expert panel webinar for September 2020: The Dementia Friendly ED
The biannual AdvocateAurora Health Geri ED Booster is a full day in-person event attended by all 10 current Geri ED sites to review progress, identify goals, develop new clinical protocols, and plan next steps.
This Boot Camp has been postponed and will be rescheduled as a virtual boot camp. Date and Time TBD.
GEDC is for Institutions
Get your team trained
GEDC offers in-person training to support organizations as they improve the care of older people in their ED.GEDC Training Programs
Join other exceptional hospitals who provide high quality emergency care to older people.Learn more about GEDC Partnership
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