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What is the Acute Care for Elders?

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May CHAN YL
28 July 2021
What is the Acute Care for Elders?

What is the Acute Care for Elders?

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Yumi
28 July 2021

You’re welcome.

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May CHAN YL
28 July 2021

Thanks for your information.

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Yumi
28 July 2021

Acute Care for Elders is a geriatrics model of care designed to provide:
- A prepared environment to promote mobility and orientation
-Patient-centered care with nursing initiated protocols for independent self-care, sleep hygiene, mood, and cognition
-Comprehensive plans for returning home, facilitated by social service intervention early in the course of care to mobilize the family and other community resources
-A review of the medical care to promote optimal prescribing for older patients

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