Join our Team as a KTP Project Manager

The Regional Geriatric Program of Toronto (RGP) supports a network of healthcare providers who care for frail older adults. Building capacity for senior friendly care through education and training is a central pillar of the RGP mandate and…


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Project ECHO Care of the Elderly – free educational program for primary care

Baycrest Health Sciences, in partnership with North East Specialized Geriatric Centre, is launching the second cycle of “Project ECHO Care of the Elderly” (ECHO COE), a telehealth program that aims to help primary care providers build capacity in…


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Learn more about the Toronto HomeShare Pilot on Aug 8

Are you an older adult (55+) homeowner who is willing to share their home with a student looking for affordable housing? The Toronto HomeShare Pilot Project will facilitate this process. To learn more, attend an info session on Aug 8 at Toronto City…


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Webinar – July 11, 2018, 12-1pm

Clinical Screening in the Geriatric Population, by Dr. Katherine Krause (PGY5) and Dr. Mauli Mehta (PGY5), Geriatric Medicine, University of Toronto Learning Objectives 1)      To provide an understanding of the differences between screening and…


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Senior Friendly Hospitals featured in Longwoods

Using an Evidence-Informed Framework and a Self-Assessment Tool to Drive Priority Setting and Action toward Senior-Friendly Care Since 2011, Ontario hospitals have been engaged in the Senior Friendly Hospital (SFH) Strategy led by the Regional…


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NEW – sfCare Getting Started Toolkit

We are pleased to announce the launch of the Senior Friendly Care (sfCare) Getting Started Toolkit. The Toolkit is a companion resource to the sfCare Framework. The sfCare Framework provides a foundation for achieving the best possible outcomes for…


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sfCare Newsletter – June 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 celebrate older adults during the 34th Seniors Month in Ontario. We highlight the soon to launch…


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Webinar – June 27, 2018, 12-1pm

Senior Friendly Care - How to get started, no matter where you're starting from, by Dr. Barbara Liu, M.D., FRCP(C), FRCP(Edin) and Wendy Zeh, RN The Senior Friendly Care (sfCare) Framework provides a foundation for achieving the best possible…


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Toronto Seniors Strategy 2.0 Approved

The City of Toronto Council approved the Toronto Seniors Strategy 2.0. We are proud to be on the Toronto Seniors Strategy Accountability Table to advocate for community programs and services which would improve the lives of frail older adults. Read…


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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

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 Question" was jointly developed by The Canadian Nurses Association (CNA)…


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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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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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