In order to reach more health care professionals, the FLGEC now hosts FREE online education modules relating to the care of older adults. These courses are offered FREE of charge by the FLGEC through the CollaborNation learning management system. Registration is FREE and involves creating a user account by providing an e-mail address for user access, and completing participant demographic information (required by HRSA). E-mail addresses are never shared or used for marketing, only to provide log-in information or for password recovery. Each module is approximately one hour and is self-paced.
FLGEC Collaborative Learning Environment
- The 3D's: Depression, Dementia, and Delirium
- Geriatric Assessment
- Introduction to Aging with Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities
- Principles of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy
- Pain Self-Management
- Elder Abuse Prevention
- Geriatric Dentistry
- Suicide in Older Adults
- Geriatric Oncology
- Chiropractic Care for Older Adults
- Superskilled!: Reducing Turnover and Increasing Retention ***NEW***
Laura M. Robinson, MPH
Program Coordinator, FLGEC
This project is sponsored by the Finger Lakes Geriatric Education Center funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) under the Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program # U1QHP28738. This information or content and conclusions are those of the authors/speakers and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, DHHS, or the U.S. Government.