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<div class="ExternalClass917EB44F160E4C2684A509E0F98443DB"><p>This clinic provides assessment by a geriatric medicine specialist of frail older adults with complex medical, psychiatric, social and functional issues.</p><p>Common reasons for referral include:</p><ul><li>Cognitive impairment          <br></li><li>Multiple medical comorbidities and frailty<br></li><li>Functional decline (ADLS, IADLS concerns)<br></li><li>Pre-operative assessment<br></li><li>Mobility concerns, falls assessment<br></li><li>Delirium<br></li><li>Medication review/polypharmacy<br></li><li>Behaviour/mood concerns<br></li><li>Movement disorders (Parkinsonism etc)<br></li><li>Syncope, fainting<br></li><li>Living at risk/failure to thrive<br></li><li>Competency assessment</li></ul> </div>2775 Laurel Street(604) 875-5696<div class="ExternalClassC9C0F80E542940619B9DA7BBA09B04B4">Monday - Friday</div><div class="ExternalClassC9C0F80E542940619B9DA7BBA09B04B4">8 a.m. - 6 p.m. </div>(604) 875-5312V5Z 1M9BC49.2611808,-123.1254002<div class="ExternalClassB7B93FA0DD0A4C24BB94087F09723605"><div>Download the<a href="/_layouts/15/DocIdRedir.aspx?ID=VCHCA-1797567310-739" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" data-pin-nopin="true" alt="" />Geriatric clinic referral form</a>.</div></div><div class="ExternalClass91DA5EDB874B45C3B4046A55580B7BA0"><h3></h3><div><span style="color:#000000;font-family:verdana, tahoma, verdana, arial, helvetica, sans-serif;font-size:12px;">Complex medical or functional needs. </span><br></div><div><span style="color:#000000;font-family:verdana, tahoma, verdana, arial, helvetica, sans-serif;font-size:12px;"></span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:verdana, tahoma, verdana, arial, helvetica, sans-serif;font-size:12px;">Age: Seniors</span></div></div>7th floorVancouver General Hospital - Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre

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