The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) has posted a webinar recording of a recent Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program Coordinating Center (GWEP-CC) webinar, "Age-Friendly Health Systems."

Presenters included:

  • Terry Fulmer, PhD, RN, FAAN, President of The John A. Hartford Foundation, who discussed the Age-Friendly Health Systems initiative and the initiative's "4Ms"
  • Marisa Scala-Foley, MGS, Director, Aging and Disability Business Institute, n4a, on Community-Based Organizations
  • Erin E. Emery-Tiburcio, PhD, ABPP, Co-Director, Rush Center for Excellence in Aging, on Training Materials for the GWEPs on Age-Friendly Health Systems
  • Jane F. Potter, MD, AGSF, FACP, GWEP Co-PI, Professor of Geriatric Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center on Incorporating the 4Ms in Primary Care Practice
  • Marianna Drootin, ADGAP & GSI Director, American Geriatrics Society, introduced the webinar

AGS administers a GWEP-CC to provide strategic resources for 44 HRSA awardees working on local solutions to the national geriatrics workforce shortage.

To watch the webinar recording, click here.
To go to the AGS GWEP-CC, click here.
To learn more about the Age-Friendly Health Systems initiative, click here.