Safety Conversations that Don’t Drive People Away – March CARE Connections

Stereotypes about older drivers abound, but the reality is more complex. Read about aging, driving safety, and the role that healthcare providers could play in the March issue of CARE Connections, the monthly newsletter of …

New Friends: A service learning opportunity for health professional students

Are you looking for a fun service learning or volunteer opportunity?  New Friends might be for you! New Friends is a program that brings together health professional students at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and individuals with …

Who’s at Risk for Delirium, and How to Prevent or Treat It – September CARE Connections

For older adults undergoing surgery, delirium is a common and serious complication. Delirium—especially an extended episode—may cause an older adult to be hospitalized for longer, to lose physical or cognitive function, to have a delayed …