The Geriatrics Information Portal is designed to

  • Address the need for evidence based geriatric resources at the point of care
  • Maximize efficient and meaningful use of evidence based online geriatric resources
  • Increase culturally competent care through increased awareness and use of resources
  • Support the Healthy People 2020 goals to improve the health, function, and quality of life of older adults
  • Create a consolidated access point for existing geriatric training and clinical resources
  • Be sustainable through community partnerships and support from the de Tornyay Center for Healthy Aging at the UW School of Nursing