Delirium Prevention Tools

1. Delirium Prevention Poster in Three Indigenous Languages - This summer we are translating our popular  6 Ways to Prevent Delirium Poster  into multiple languages. Click below to access  Ojibway, Oji-Cree and Mohawk  translations. Stay tuned for more languages in the coming weeks!  * RGP Resource* 

Support for Long Term Care  

2. Restoring Trust: COVID-19 and the Future of Long Term Care (PDF) - A federal policy brief where Dr. Carole Estabrooks and Dr. Sharon Straus, alongside 8 experts in the LTC working group outline 9 recommended steps to solving the workforce crisis in nursing homes.

3. Preventing and De-Escalating Responsive Behaviours (July 14) - This is the sixth webinar in a series of webinars for redeployed healthcare workers and staff in long term care homes. The speakers will be psychogeriatric resource consultants Tara Resnick, BA, RSSWG and Lindsay Stacey, MA, BASc.
*RGP Training*
Nutrition and COVID-19

4. Infographics from Canadian Malnutrition Task Force & Canadian Nutrition Society - Patients with COVID-19 who required a hospital stay (including ICU or in a hospital ward) will have a long road to recovering after they return from home and nutrition is the key in a patient's recovery process. The following resources were developed to help patients and their families, and nutrition clinicians across the country.

Information for Caregivers & Older Adults

5. Stretch, Lift or Tap (SLoT) - How Older Adults Can Stay Active Indoors (PDF) -   A practical resource for frail older adults who are unable to leave their living spaces during the pandemic.  **The RGP is currently seeking feedback on this resource**  Older adults who participate in a brief before and after survey will be entered in a draw to win a gift card! Email  info@rgptoronto.ca  to learn more. Please share with your networks.
find senior friendly COVID-19 resources:  rgptoronto.ca/resources/covid-19/
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