The Geriatric Emergency Department Collaborativeis dedicated to optimal emergency care for older adults.
The National Acute Care for Elders Conference (ACE) 2020
November 6, 2020 @9:00-11:45 CST
Registration is now open for the first virtual National Acute Care for Elders ACE Conference. There is no registration fee.REGISTER
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
Coming up! Expert Panel Webinar: Models of Nurse-led Geriatric Emergency Case Management
The 2020 ACE Conference is going virtual! Join GEDC Experts and Advocate Aurora Senior Services on Friday, November 6th 2020.
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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