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New York Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation Collaborative

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Healthcare Association of New York State
Dec 31, 2022

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 participate.

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.

Geographic coverage
New York
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.

Application process

Complete the sign up survey linked from the program website.

Tagged as
Aging and aging-related services · Elderly population · Emergency department and urgent care services · Health workforce education and training · New York

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