Future Direction in Geriatrics

This webinar will look at future directions and importance of geriatrics in the ever-changing healthcare landscape. Geriatrics as a “small fighting” workforce that partners with other specialties to delay, prevent or reverse age related diseases. In addition, patient-oriented quality measures and adoption/sharing of geriatrics interventions will be examined.

Objectives:

  • Appreciate the importance of geriatrics as a constantly evolving discipline.
  • Identify 5 issues that will change the practice of geriatrics in the future.
  • Describe the key roles of geriatrics health providers and researchers in the future healthcare landscape.