Hospice: When Do We Need That?

Hospice: When Do We Need That?

Special feature from Dr Liz, a board-certified geriatrician who's also worked as a hospice medical director: In the following sections, she'll discuss hospice (the "elephant in the room") and the...

Occupational Therapy: Who Needs It?

Occupational Therapy: Who Needs It?

From an interview with Abby Moul, Occupational Therapist, and Director of Rehabilitation at Peninsula del Rey in Daly City. Here at Dr Liz Geriatrics, we get asked about 'occupational therapy'...

5 Signs of Elder Abuse

5 Signs of Elder Abuse

A vital part of dementia care training education is awareness of what is happening to the aging friends, parents, and clients. Older adults may be hesitant to complain about neglect or abuse from a...

Reporting Elder Abuse

Reporting Elder Abuse

It is essential to report the information to adult protective services when you see elder abuse. Adult protective services organizations exist in all 50 states and on tribal lands across America....

What is Telehealth and Its Applications?

What is Telehealth and Its Applications?

In an increasingly digital age, it makes sense for more services to support digital methods of communication. From office meetings to consultations, more people utilize the internet to seek the help...