Practitioner Town Hall: Dementia Diagnosis and Post-Diagnostic Support in Niagara
The Practitioner Town Hall is intended for family doctors and practitioners who care for older people living with dementia.
– Increase awareness of Health Quality Ontario’s best practice standards for the care of people living with dementia.
– Opportunity to share challenges and barriers practitioners face when completing comprehensive assessments for persons experiencing cognitive changes.
– Increase awareness of post-diagnostic supports for persons living with dementia and their care partners in the community.
Free membership to the Niagara Practitioners’ Healthcare Alliance (NPHA) is required to participate. Click here to visit the NPHA website to register. Existing NPHA members can register for the session by clicking here.
Participants are eligible for continuing medical education credits and a $100 stipend:
Physician specialists: The Niagara Health Regional Medicine Rounds is a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (1 credit).
Family physicians: This 1-credit-per-hour Group Learning activity – Niagara Health System Hospital and Regional Rounds – has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Ontario Chapter for up to 1 Mainpro+ certified credits.
For more information contact:
Josie Faccini, Engagement Specialist