Webinar: PREMs and PROMs for elderly, acute care patients
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Scientific Director John Muscedere. Technologies and treatments have proven extremely beneficial in helping Canadians live longer with chronic disease. Yet there is mounting evidence that their unwanted use at the end of life is associated with worse ratings of quality of life tvn webinar both tvn webinar and families. Many of these technologies and treatments are also expensive.
There is a serious and immediate need to improve the care of seriously ill, frail elderly patients through a rigorous evaluation and ethical implementation of health care technologies, and to improve communication and decision-making about the use of these life-sustaining technologies.
The Canadian Frailty Network CFN is a national initiative to improve care for older Canadians living with frailty, increase frailty recognition and assessment, support research and interventions, and mobilize evidence to transform health and social care for frail older Canadians. CFN works to tvn webinar down health silos by facilitating a collaborative and family-centric approach across disciplines and sectors to identify gaps in care and develop solutions to complex questions from acute and critical care to community care.
Through research and knowledge sharing, and training the next generation to care for this vulnerable population, CFN aims to have an impact in four areas: Networks of Centres of Excellence of Canada www. Skip to content Skip to institutional links.
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Call for large-scale, transformative research projects. TVN partners with prominent health group on survey of palliative care. End-of-life care priorities for frail elderly Canadians. Optimizing transitions of care. Training the front line workers who can put research into practice. Kelly Kay never thought of herself as a researcher. Yet, thanks to a unique training program offered by the Technology Evaluation in the Elderly Network TVNthe Executive Director of the Seniors Care Network tvn webinar finds herself finishing a two-year research fellowship and setting her sights on a Ph.
Her goal is to help her organization, and others tvn webinar it, better understand how technology can improve the care of seriously ill, frail elderly people, and tvn webinar better support for their families and caregivers.
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