Events & Updates

Free Product Now Available: The Clinician’s Guide to Assessing and Counseling Older Drivers
The AGS, through a cooperative agreement with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has just published a free online guide that walks clinicians through key issues, opportunities, and challenges faced by older drivers and the healthcare professionals who care for them. Up to 4 AMA Category 1 Continuing Medical Education credits can be earned.
Updates to the AGS iGeriatrics App Now Available!
The AGS iGeriatrics App, available for Apple and Droid Devices, has just been updated. Not only has the navigation of the App been redesigned, but it now includes the full content of the AGS 2015 Beers Criteria. For those who have an active subscription, just update your app today and start using the enhanced powerful AGS Beers Criteria Search Tool!
Newly added - clinical recommendations on Person-Centered Care
An interprofessional panel of eldercare experts convened by the American Geriatrics Society (AGS), in collaboration with the University of Southern California (USC) and with support from The SCAN Foundation, released findings from a research project to better define “person-centered care” and its key elements. This innovative approach to health care puts individual values and preferences at the heart of care decisions, measuring success by attention to people’s health and life goals.
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