The goal of the IEGC Program is to develop a sustainable IECPCP opportunity in the context of community-based geriatric care. The ultimate goal of the IEGC program is to provide a growing number of health professionals with the necessary attitudes, skills and knowledge to work collaboratively in the care of older adults. By participating in collaborative patient-centred care program, participants will contribute to improved patient and provider satisfaction and improved patient outcomes.
The desired outcomes of this initiative are
If the IEGC Program is successful, the eventual goal for the program is to involve a greater number of community based geriatric sites and a broader scope of health care disciplines following the IEGC model.
The specific objectives of this project are
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