brainXchange Webinar

Event Date: Dec 11, 2013



Session Two:  Learn how tools such as this can support effective primary care of seniors with complex care needs and about the lessons learned through the process of developing this tool.
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Strategic elements for effectively engaging and supporting primary care in improving care for seniors with complex care needs were identified through the Behavioural Supports Ontario (BSO) project. Each of these strategic elements (Leadership, Education, Engagement, System Integration and Tools and Processes) which have broad application will be described and examples of each demonstrated through a 3-part AKE online Knowledge Dissemination series.
 

Who should attend?

  • Those whose aim it is to engage and support primary care (e.g. Health Link Leads, BSO Leads, Alzheimer Society First Link Coordinators)
  • Primary care providers who would benefit from the activity being shared and/or who have an interest in championing primary care improvement.

Session Two
December 11th, 2013 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

a) Tools and Processes
Summary: The Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant LHIN developed a comprehensive toolkit for Primary Care providers to support identification, assessment and management of responsive behaviours in Primary Care. Learn how tools such as this can support effective primary care of seniors with complex care needs and about the lessons learned through the process of developing this tool.
Presenters: Laurie Fox, Behavioural Supports Ontario (BSO), Implementation Project Lead, Hamilton Health Sciences; and Dr. Ainsley Moore, MD MSc CFPC, Associate Professor of Family Medicine, McMaster University

b) Leadership
Summary: To support the engagement of the Primary Care sector in BSO in the North East LHIN several Primary Care leadership bodies were developed. Hear about how primary care leaders were successfully identified and engaged in improving care for this target population and how this can be applied to other settings and populations
Presenters: Monica Bretzlaff, Regional Manager, NE BSO, Kirkwood Place, NBRH; and Dr. James T Chau, MD, CCFP(CoE), North East BSO Medical Champion Lead

Questions? Contact: Karen Parrage