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History and Physical Exam: Geriatric H&P

Geriatrics Assessment

Checklist of Activities of Daily Living/ADL (PDF)

New Jersey Advanced Directives (PDF)

Planning for end-of-life care is important for ensuring that your medical preferences are properly carried out by your health care provider. The use of advance directives and other proxy forms takes the burden of decision making away from your family and doctor, and provides dignity and autonomy to you. The resources available through this site are designed to make end-of-life decisions clear so that loved ones and medical professionals know what steps should be taken should you lose decision-making capacity and are no longer able to actively participate in making health care decisions.

 

Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment

Dementia Screening: AD-8

Geriatric Patient: A Systematic Approach to Maintaining Health (AAFP)

Geriatric Screening and Preventive Care (PDF)

Medicare: Annual Wellness Guidelines (PDF)

Mini Nutrition Assessment (PDF)

 

Geriatric Resources For Healthcare

Geriatric Resources for Healthcare Profesisonal

 

Talking With Your Older Patient: A Clinician's Handbook

This essential guide for health professionals offers strategies for communicating effectively with older patients. Among the topics addressed in this 61-page publication are how to talk about sensitive issues, give bad news, and be aware of cultural differences. 

 

 

Procedure Videos

Print Books

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