New York Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation Collaborative
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Healthcare Association of New York State
The Healthcare Association of New York State offers a
learning community in New York designed for hospitals
pursuing geriatric emergency department accreditation.
The goal is to improve care provided to older adults in
the emergency department, establish resources required to
provide high-quality care, focus on providing the highest
standard of care for older adults in the community.
Hospitals in rural communities are encouraged to
The collaborative will promote improvements in:
- Staffing and education
- Geriatric-focused policies and protocols, including
transitions of care
- Quality improvement and metrics
- Optimal preparation of the environment
Hospitals in New York are eligible to apply.
Amount of funding
There are no fees to participate in the collaborative or
apply for initial Level 3 (Bronze) accreditation.
Scholarships to support the Geriatric Emergency
Department Accreditation teams are available on a
first-come, first-serve basis. Once 18 teams new to
accreditation have enrolled, funds will be exhausted.
Aging and aging-related services · Elderly population · Emergency department and urgent care services · Health workforce education and training · New York
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