Clinician Resources

The following resources are intended to assist clinicians in enhancing the health care experience for frail seniors and their caregivers across the Central East LHIN. For more information and resources, please visit the Helpful Links for Seniors and Caregivers page.

Competency Framework for Interprofessional Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA)

Developed by Seniors Care Network, in collaboration with the Northeast Specialized Geriatric Centre and the Regional Geriatric Program of Toronto, with endorsement by the Regional Geriatric Programs of Ontario, the purpose of this competency framework is to describe detailed practice expectations of health professionals participating in the CGA. This Framework will help health professionals to adequately prepare themselves to deliver interprofessional comprehensive geriatric assessments and interventions and work effectively in a specialized geriatrics environment.

The Standardized Mini-Mental State Examination (SMMSE)

The SMMSE tool and guidelines are provided for use by the programs and partners of Seniors Care Network under a licence agreement with the copyright owner, Dr D. William Molloy. The SMMSE Guidelines for administration and scoring instructions and the SMMSE tool must not be used outside the Central East LHIN without the written consent of Dr D. William Molloy.