Hospital-based Consultation

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The Geriatric Medicine Service is available for inpatient consultations at the request of the patient’s healthcare provider. Consultations provide a comprehensive Geriatric Medicine assessment with a focus on common geriatric syndromes. These may include:

  • Delirium
  • Memory impairment
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Polypharmacy

The Geriatric Medicine service works closely with the inpatient team (physicians, nurses, case management, therapists, pharmacists) to optimize care for older patients. For more information or to request a consultation, please call the Geriatric Medicine office at (860) 714-4749