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Topic: Geriatric Emergency Management Nurses
2017-10-30 21:56:24
Sharon Osvald Posts: 120
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In our October 2017 Provincial Live Chat, the topic of GEM Nurses came up. Has anyone experienced the care of a Geriatric Nurse in the Emergency Room?

One of our members shared this: The idea of an advocate in the ED is wonderful. I've also heard of Geriatric Emergency Nurses (GEM) nurses involving people with dementia in Montessori Activities while they are in the ED. Here's an article about it from the National Post:

2017-10-30 21:56:24