Dementia Centre DSDC – has virtual home and virtual hospital programs
GeroNurseOnline – ANA sponsored
Healthy Aging (CDC)
Iowa Geriatric Education Center
NICE National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly – Canadian; most items cost a minimal fee
NICHE Geriatric Resource Nurse (possibly via subscription only)
The (GRN) Core Curriculum is designed for use by NICHE members who educate nurses in best practices for older hospitalized adults. It is based on the book Evidence-Based Geriatric Nursing Protocols for Best Practice. The fourth edition, published in 2012, includes the most current evidence-based nursing protocols known to experts.
The toolkit “Older People in Hospital” Victoria Health Services – written information only
This app is intended as a rough guide to inform clinicians about possible mortality outcomes. It includes colorectal and breast cancer screening tools.
Absolute CVD Risk/Benefit Calculator
Provides an absolute estimate (%) of a person’s chance of having a cardiovascular event over a specific period of time and an idea of the potential benefit of treatment. It includes the Framingham calculator.
This app ($5.99) includes information such as the Beers Criteria, Geriatrics Cultural Navigator, GeriPsych Consult, Guide to Common Immunizations, Management of Atrial Fibrillation, and Prevention of Falls Guidelines
Prepare for Your Care
The PREPARE website is designed to help people and their loved ones prepare for medical decision making
SeniorHealth makes aging-related health information easily accessible for family members and friends seeking reliable, easy to understand online health information. This site was developed by the National institute on Aging (NIA) and the National Library of Medicine (NLM), both part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Created by the American Geriatrics Society’s Health in Aging Foundation to provide consumers and caregivers with up-to-date information on health and aging.
Eat smart / Live Strong: Nutrition Education for Older Adults – U.S. Department of
Eat Smart / Live Strong Nutrition Session Handouts – U.S. Department of Agriculture