Delirium in Older Adults: The Good, the Bad and the Hopeful
Delirium is an actual medical diagnosis that impacts around 2.6 million adults over 65 every year. Dr. Tzivia Moreen of Stamford Health discusses in our blog.
Meet Jenny Jean-Francois, Geriatric Emergency Medicine Nurse
Stamford Health's older population who enters the Emergency Department can rely on dedicated nurses like Jenny who are part of the Geriatric Emergency Medicine Initiative (GEMI) program. Get to know Jenny in our blog.
Alzheimer’s: Caring for Yourself and Loved Ones
Alzheimer’s disease and dementia are cunning and baffling. Dr. Allison Ostroff of Stamford Health offers guidance for caregivers in this blog.
A Day in the Life of a Geriatrician
I wear a different hat: physician, teacher, social worker, mediator and friend. I go home exhausted, satisfied, and curious about what tomorrow will bring.
5 Questions With Allison Ostroff, Geriatrics
"[My grandmother] was a big motivating factor to become a doctor who works with older adults. [I love] hearing the backstories of people’s lives."