Emergency Department Eldercare Navigators Training Session

Emergency Department visits can be disruptive and take a damaging toll on older adults, especially those with dementia. EDEN volunteers provide a calming influence and improve communication during an Emergency Department visit.

As an EDEN Volunteer you will provide the compassion and we will provide FREE training in all of the following:

  • Common health issues among older adults, with an emphasis on Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Disorders
  • Listening & communicating with patients & medical personnel
  • A walking tour of Glenbrook Hospital’s Emergency Department
  • Stress reduction techniques & applications for persons with Dementia
  • Patient advocacy
  • Confidentiality and Ethics

RSVP required.

For more details and to RSVP for the training, please contact Rachel Lessem at 773.508.1151 or rachel.lessem@cje.net.

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EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT ELDERCARE NAVIGATORS

Time

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Location

Glenbrook Hospital Emergency Dept.
2100 Pfingsten Road
Glenview, IL 60026
United States

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Contact

Rachel Lessem
Rachel.Lessem@cje.net
Contact Phone Number
773.508.1151