Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP) for Prevention of Delirium (HELP)

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A comprehensive patient-care program that ensures optimal care for older adults in the hospital. HELP prevents delirium (a sudden state of confusion or change in mental state) and loss of functioning. University of Michigan Health System has implemented this program in our hospital.
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Delirium, elder care, confusion, hospitalization, hospital stay,
Publication or Revision Year: 
2015
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Yes
Writing Team Contact: 
Kimberly Hickey