A group of diverse elderly individuals

Program Outline

Module 1:  Introduction to interprofessional collaborative practice

Module 2:  Core competencies of interprofessional collaborative practice

Module 3:  Introduction to safety and falls training

Module 4:  Advanced safety and falls training

Module 5:  No one gets out alive (palliative care, hospice care, and advanced care planning)

Module 6:  Special concerns in the older adult (age-related changes, environmental interventions to promote optimal function, and screening recommendations)

Module 7:  Pharmacology in the older adult

Module 8:  Care of the older adult (caregivers, caregiver role strain, abuse/neglect)

Module 9:  Supporting mental health issues in the older adult

Module 10:  Malnutrition in the older adult.