sfCare Newsletter – May 2018

Shining a spotlight on collaborative and innovative ways to help you achieve better health outcomes for older adults across the continuum. This month we highlight the agenda and final week of registration for the sfCare Intersectoral Conference on…


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Choosing Wisely Canada releases new nursing gerontology list

With the start of Nurse's Week celebrations across Canada this week, Choosing Wisely has published a new list which includes 6 areas that nurses and older adults should question in relation to their care. "Six Things Nurses and Patients Should…


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Strategy and Project Manager

The role of the Strategy and Project Manager includes system planning, the development of standards and indicators, change management, the implementation of strategic initiatives, and the evaluation of service innovation. He/she is expected to lead,…


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sfCare Newsletter – March 2018

Shining a spotlight on collaborative and innovative ways to help you achieve better health outcomes for older adults across the continuum. This month we highlight what's coming up for sfCare, open registration for the sfCare Intersectoral Conference…


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What’s coming up for sfCare

In order to assist organizations in effectively applying the sfCare Framework as a holistic template for quality improvement and practice change, we are developing the following resources: Getting Started with Senior Friendly Care implementation…


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REGISTER NOW for sfCare Intersectoral Conference – May 24, 2018

Registration for this event closes on May 16.  Click here for the conference brochure (including agenda) and registration link. Senior Friendly Care (sfCare) and the Senior Friendly Seven (SF7): building more connected care for frail seniors When:…


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REGISTER NOW for RGPs of Ontario Annual Education Day – May 23, 2018

Competency Framework for Interprofessional Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment This event will be a day of learning, discussion and reflection. Learning Objectives: Increased knowledge of the Competency framework Practical applications of the…


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World Delirium Awareness Day

The second annual Social Media World Delirium Awareness Day will take place on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 (#WDAD2018, #deliriumeh). This year's theme is Delirium Prevention. We are pleased to be on iDelirium's Canadian Planning Committee (co‐chaired…


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Webinar – March 13, 2018, 12-1pm

Delirium Screening in Clinical Practice – Mind the Gap! by Dr. Niamh O’Regan, Consultant Geriatrician and Clinician Researcher in Western University, London, Ontario. In this presentation, we will discuss why delirium screening is important, as well…


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sfCare Newsletter – Feb 2018

Shining a spotlight on collaborative and innovative ways to help you achieve better health outcomes for older adults across the continuum. This month we highlight our upcoming sfCare intersectoral conference (May 24), 3 great webinars (Feb 22, Feb…


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Webinar – Feb 27, 2018, 12-1pm

Geriatric Care at the Intersection of Medicine and Architecture, by Dr. Diana Anderson, MD, M. Arch, Healthcare Architect Healthcare design's recent revolution towards improved patient well-being and care delivery has remained similar for several…


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Webinar – Feb 22, 2018, 12-1 pm

The Evolution of Person-Centred Language with Responsive Behaviours, by Deborah Brown, Nurse Practitioner, Senior Friendly Care Strategy and Mary-Lynn Peters, Clinical Manager, Professional Practice For patients experiencing neurological or…


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sfCare Newsletter – Jan 2018

Shining a spotlight on collaborative and innovative ways to help you achieve better health outcomes for older adults across the continuum. This month we highlight a global movement for delirium awareness, a webinar on using physical design to…


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sfCare Newsletter – Dec 2017

Shining a spotlight on collaborative and innovative ways to help you achieve better health outcomes for older adults across the continuum. In this issue we highlight easily accessible nutrition resources, 4 words that older adults and their…


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sfCare – How to get involved

We launched the sfCare Framework in Oct 2017, and are now working on resources to support the framework’s implementation. If you are interested in joining a working group to support the next phases of the Senior Friendly Care (sfCare) Strategy,…


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