Mather, RN, MSN, CNL, has worked with the geriatric population in long-term care for five years, dialysis patients in the ICU/CCU setting for two years, five years in long-term geriatric rehabilitation, and the last year in the Geriatric Evaluation and Management Clinic at the South Texas Veterans Healthcare System, San Antonio.
What does GE stand for?
GE stands for Geriatric Evaluation
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The six-week learning experience features asynchronous web-based learning modules, live webinars and simulations, and focuses on best practices in chronic disease management, caregiver education and support, transitional care, and geriatric evaluation.
In contrast, for the remaining 26% of the patients (Group 2) who had functional or intellectual frailty, a thorough geriatric evaluation was performed during a stay in the hospital geriatric department before any decision on treatment with chemotherapy was taken.
Although models such as the Hospital Elder Life Program are capable of preventing functional decline in at-risk elderly patients during an acute-care hospitalization, and geriatric evaluation and management units have been shown to reduce in-hospital functional decline, they have not been widely implemented (Inouye et al.
Geriatric evaluation teams are extremely effective at assessment and intervention (Applegate, Miller, Graney, et al.