Geriatric Internal Medicine - Teaching Clinic - Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre

This clinic provides assessment by a geriatric medicine specialist of frail older adults with complex medical, psychiatric, social and functional issues.

Common reasons for referral include:

  • Cognitive impairment          
  • Multiple medical comorbidities and frailty
  • Functional decline (ADLS, IADLS concerns)
  • Pre-operative assessment
  • Mobility concerns, falls assessment
  • Delirium
  • Medication review/polypharmacy
  • Behaviour/mood concerns
  • Movement disorders (Parkinsonism etc)
  • Syncope, fainting
  • Living at risk/failure to thrive
  • Competency assessment

Vancouver General Hospital - Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre

2775 Laurel Street
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 1M9
Phone: (604) 875-5312
Fax: (604) 875-5696

Hours of operation

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 6 p.m. 

Referral

Eligibility

Complex medical or functional needs. 
Age: Seniors