Grand Rounds 2013.05.07

Speaker: Dr. Bill Dalziel, MD, FRCPC, Division of Geriatrics, The Ottawa Hospital, Professor, Department of Medicine

How to get your elderly hospital patients home and prevent readmission

Educational Objectives:

  1. Describe the effect of an elderly population on The Ottawa Hospital and the Health Care System.
  2. Discuss how to identify seniors at high risk for BAD outcomes.
  3. Describe potential TOH ‘approaches’ to minimize ALC/readmissions and achieve safer, more sustainable discharges.

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL – General Campus Auditorium

  • Tuesday, May 7, 2013
  • 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.

(Video-linked to the Civic Amphitheatre, Riverside Auditorium, Elisabeth Bruyère Hospital 320Y)

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will be webcasted live and archived.

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa. Phone no. for OTN participants during question period is 613-798-5555 x78952.

Refreshments (coffee, tea, water) and muffins will be provided.

THANK YOU- Dept of Medicine Education Fund