These open-access interactive geriatric learning modules are based on the Geriatrics interprofessional interorganizational Collaboration (GiiC) toolkit developed by the RGPs of Ontario. Users take on a senior character and follow their journey through the health system.

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Dementia and Sexuality

Within each case study, you will learn about how dementia can impact the ways in which people living with dementia communicate their unmet needs, including those pertaining to sexuality. Myths and stereotypes about sexuality and dementia and the way these perceptions shape our interactions will be explored alongside practical strategies to support people living with dementia.

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Advance Care Planning

Learn about ACP as you follow the interactive story of Yarsdel presented in a scrolling, comic-book style choose-your-own adventure game. Vitalogue was released in March 2018 as a collaboration between St. Joseph's Health Care Centre, CMHA and Hospice of Waterloo Region.

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Frailty

This module defines frailty and its indicators, and explores how common it is among elderly people in Canada. It argues that frailty is reversible, and focuses on how to address indicators and mitigate future risk. Using a case study, you will practice using the Assessment Urgency Algorithm (AUA), and learn strategies to reduce frailty.

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