News Articles on 'Geriatric Medicine'
Geriatric medicine prof to speak in Fairfield
Dr. Leo Cooney, professor of geriatric medicine at Yale School of Medicine, will discuss “How to Receive the Care you Wish” at the 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3 at Bigelow Center for Senior Activities, 100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield. The presentation is free ...
Source: Connecticut Post
Published: 05 Sep 2018
Why geriatric behavioral health CBOs should embrace data in value-based era
Northwell opened its Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell in 2011. —J.L. New York–Presbyterian Hospital is seeking approval from the state Department of Health to move its geriatric program currently located in the Irving Sherwood Wright ...
Source: Crain's New York
Published: 14 Sep 2018
Quanta, NCKU team up for smart geriatrics
The geriatric hospital will come into operation in 2022 ... adding to achieve precision medicine, AI technology is essential. The collaboration with NCKU will see Quanta provide various modules for transferring and computing information.
Source: Digi Times
Published: 04 Sep 2018
Geriatric medicine expert to discuss advanced care planning
Leo Cooney, MD, professor of geriatric medicine at Yale School of Medicine, will discuss “How to Receive the Care you Wish” at the Bigelow Center for Senior Activities, 100 Mona Terrace, at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 3. The presentation is free and ...
Source: Fairfield Sun
Published: 05 Sep 2018
Owensboro Health, UofL partner on new family medicine residency program
UofL School of Medicine associate dean for rural health innovation, and vice chair for rural health and professor in the Department of Family and Geriatric Medicine at UofL. “We plan to achieve the same success in Owensboro.” Rural-based graduate ...
Source: Lane Report
Published: 05 Sep 2018
Longmont geriatric, pediatric mental health patients see treatment hurdles
Getting anyone into in-patient psychiatric care is easier said than done for hospital officials across Colorado, but Longmont health providers especially struggle with placing geriatric and pediatric clients suffering from mental illness. While officials ...
Source: Daily Camera
Published: 08 Sep 2018
Dr. Lisa Walke joins Penn Medicine as chief of geriatric medicine
Dr. Lisa Walke has joined Penn Medicine as the new chief of geriatric medicine. In her previous position as associate chief for clinical affairs of the Yale Geriatrics section, Walke improved patient experiences, lowered cost and had other accomplishments ...
Source: Philadelphia Tribune
Published: 07 Aug 2018
Speaking through a translator, former personal support worker Jie Xiao stood in an Ottawa courtroom on Thursday in front of the children and grandchildren of the elderly man he assaulted to tell them he was “deeply sorry” for what he had done.
Source: Ottawa Citizen
Published: 31 Jul 2018
What happens to a friendship when one partner is diagnosed with dementia? Rebecca Genoe, an associate professor in the faculty of kinesiology and health studies at the University of Regina, and Haley Rutherford, a master’s student in the department, are ...
Published: 08 Aug 2018
Specialist in Geriatric Medicine Joins Herbalife Nutrition Advisory Board
Premier global nutrition company Herbalife (HLF), announced today Roberto Vicinanza, M.D., Ph.D., a leading specialist in age-related diseases, has been appointed to the Herbalife Nutrition Advisory Board (NAB). “Herbalife Nutrition is committed to ...
Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 30 Oct 2017
ElderConsult Geriatric Medicine
ElderConsult is a geriatric medical practice, founded by Elizabeth Landsverk, MD in 2006 and based in Burlingame, CA. Dr. Landsverk is a triple board-certified Geriatrician, Internist and Palliative care physician, with extensive experience in addressing ...
Source: USA Patch
Published: 02 Oct 2017
Ask a Geriatrician: What is geriatric medicine?
A. Geriatric medicine focuses on achieving the highest possible level of physical and mental function through a comprehensive, patient-centered approach to care of older adults — people ages 65 and older. Q. What type of training does a geriatrician have?
Source: The Daily Progress
Published: 26 Jan 2017
Alexian Brothers PACE Providing Geriatric Medicine in Hamilton County
Chattanooga, Tenn. (WDEF) – As ten thousand people turn 65 years old every day, the need for geriatric medicine grows just as quickly. In Hamilton county, older adults can seek healthcare from PACE, a Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly.
Published: 13 Jun 2016