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Study using rapid review and Delphi methodology provides insights to geriatricians on COVID-19

In January 2021, the Chapter of Geriatricians, College of Physician Singapore convened a workgroup to formulate a set of position statements to guide clinical practice on COVID-19 vaccination for frail older persons. This was done in close collaboration with the Geriatric Education & Research Institute (GERI). 


GERI KPS: Advance Care Planning (ACP) - Review of the evidence in Singapore

Researchers shared the latest evidence during a "GERI Knowledge to Practice Series" aimed at helping participants understand how this information could be translated into practice to enhance the Programme, such as training of facilitators or community outreach.

Patient-Centred Medical Home (PCMH) show benefits for older adults with complex needs

A six-month study on the PCMH discovered that older adults who were cared for by a multi-disciplinary team of healthcare professionals such as doctors, registered nurses, programme coordinators and care managers, appeared to be more engaged in managing their health and were more proactive in being healthier.

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