The RN Residency: Transitioning to Geriatrics and Palliative Care Program

Date(s): 
01/19/2010 - 01/21/2010
Location: 
Richard B. Simches Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, 185 Cambridge Street, Boston, MA 02114
Sponsor(s): 

This program is sponsored by the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Center for Innovations in Care Delivery and is now accepting applications from all registered nurses at the MGH. The program will be held from January 19 - 21, 2010, plus 1 day per month through June 2010.

According to the MGH Center for Innovations in Care Delivery, the program is the first of its kind in the United Sates, and provides registered nurses to lear and apply current, evidence-based geriatric and palliative nursing knowledge and innovative patient care delivery methods. The program consists of a combination of didactic teaching and clinical experience to enhance the quality of nursing care to older adults and their families.

Contact Person(s): 

Ed Coakely, RN

Telephone:  617-724-7677

Email:  ecoakley1 [ at ] partners [dot] org