Ontario’s Indigenous people have unique cultural requirements that must be supported by health care, including long-term care. This report summarizes the findings from a needs assessment to explore strategies to better support Ontario’s Indigenous people in long-term care homes.
GeriMedRisk connects clinicians with geriatric specialists to support deprescribing and medication optimization for older adults. Physicians and nurse practitioners can access the service using telemedicine (or urgent cases by phone) to ask questions about medications and medication managements in their older adult patients.
- support to clinicians in primary care and long-term care
- access to a collaborative team of geriatric specialists
- consultations within 7 business days
- tailored geriatric drug information resources
Date created: 2016