Getting it Right! Enhancing the Use of Cognitive Assessment Tools for the Elderly

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Contact Person
Anisha Patel - patelani@hhsc.ca 905-777-3837, x12436

Date/Time
Date(s) - 29/06/2015
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Description

Objectives

Upon completion of this workshop, participants will:

  • Understand when and why to use cognitive assessment tools
  • Have insight into balancing the scientific and ethical considerations related to the use of clinical tools
  • Be able to use cognitive assessment tools in a standardized and consistent manner

Target Audience

Frontline health care professionals working with the elderly who use cognitive assessment tools in their clinical practice including:

  • RNs, RPns, APN
  • OT, PT, SLP
  • Social Work
  • Others who use cognitive assessment tools in clinical practice

This is your opportunity to:

  • Engage with an expert geriatrician to learn more about cognitive assessment
  • Particpate in interactive small group learning

 

LUNCH IS PROVIDED