Geriatric Emergency Room (ER) nurses have specialized skills and knowledge to treat seniors experiencing a sudden health change, have a number of medical problems at one time and are at risk of losing the ability to function independently.
Geriatric ER nurses provide care to seniors presenting to specific acute care site emergency departments, work to identify community supports and resources, and schedule follow-up care with a health professional.
Age 65 and over.
Location(s) offering this service
Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre
32900 Marshall Road
3935 Kincaid Street, main floor, Room 152B
Chilliwack General Hospital
45600 Menholm Road
Royal Columbian Hospital
330 East Columbia Street
Peace Arch Hospital
15521 Russell Avenue