Clinical Tips from the Interdisciplinary Team in the Geriatric ED
Expert Panel Webinar
Monday, March 22, 2021
3:00–4:00 PM EST
This webinar is free and open to all.
- To highlight best practices of nurse case managers, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and social workers in the Geriatric ED
- To illustrate the different approaches each might take to some core geriatric ED presentations – falls, confusion, functional decline
- To provide all ED clinicians with some clinical pearls that they can use or adapt for their own practice.
Kara McLoughlin, BSc (Hons) OT, MSc(OT)(c)
Clinical Specialist Occupational Therapist,
Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.
Suzie Ryer, MPT, GCS, CEEAA
Board Certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist
Senior Project Coordinator – Advocate Aurora Health Senior Services
Maya Genovesi, MSW
Social Worker, Geriatric ED,
Mount Sinai New York
Michelle Moccia, RN DNP, ANP-BC,CCRN, GS-C
Program Director, Senior ED,
St. Mary Mercy Hospital, Livonia, Michigan
Dr. Don Melady is an emergency physician at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto, Canada and a founding member of the Geriatric Emergency Department Collaborative. He is the author of the website www.geri-EM.com – a CME accredited program for geriatric emergency medicine education – and the chair of the Geriatric EM committee of the International Federation of Emergency Medicine.