SGS Grant for Quality Improvement

The Regional Geriatric Program central has established a special grant to support innovative ideas for quality improvement within Specialized Geriatric Services (SGS). Frontline, clinical, professional, and administrative staff are invited to apply for up to $5,000 in one time support funding for ideas that aim to improve quality of care or customer service within SGS.

Deadline to apply is: May 30, 2014

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Click here for the Application form

Geriatric Assessment Training Program

Registration is NOW OPEN

Agenda is still on it's way!

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Geriatric Certificate Program


Work Towards Your Geriatric Certificate and open up more career opportunities.

Courses Offered by the RGP for 2013:

Nov 27, 2013 - Update in Geriatrics Education Day

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Starting HELP in Your Hospital

November 19, 2014 Click here to Register for the HELP program

You can find the Nov HELP agenda here


Geriatric Grand Rounds- January 14, 2013

Presentation on: Rapidly Progressive Dementia

by: Dr. Christopher Patterson


Ontario Senior Care Strategy

Ontario is developing a Seniors Care Strategy, which will help older Ontarians stay healthy, live at home longer and receive the right care, at the right time and in the right place. Give your input by completing this 5 minute survey!
More information about the Strategy...

*NEW* Senior Friendly Hospital Toolkit

This toolkit provides a collection of resources organized under the domains of the Senior Friendly Hospital framework. Includes enhanced Processes of Care modules for Delirium and Functional Decline with a selection of tools that have been rated by clinicians and administrative experts in geriatric care across Ontario.

 Last Updated: April 11, 2014
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Regional Geriatric Program Central 
McMaster Division of Geriatric Medicine
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences