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Geriatric Fellowship Program

The Family Medicine Program has launched a small but an intense Fellowship in Geriatric medicine on March 3, 2014.

The aging of America makes a Geriatric Fellowship a timely endeavor for the Residency Programs in Family Medicine. Geriatric Fellowship training differs from the traditional disease based Model of Medical Specialty Training. It is the study of a specific Population with special needs rather than a disease and a procedure. The South Nassau Communities Hospital Geriatric Medicine Fellowship will be an exciting year of clinical experience in a broad range of Geriatric Settings as well as a time to read and reflect on these Clinical Experiences.

Geriatric Care is a Team Effort: Geriatric Fellows will learn to work with and lead a cohesive Multidisciplinary Team that goes to the Patient where ever they may be; in the Hospital, the Home, Assisted Living, Long Term Care Facility or Hospice.

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Program Curriculum

Geriatric Fellowship Curriculum, the first year. Longitudinal Curriculum...

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Discipline of Geriatric Medicine

The Training Program will provide opportunities for the Fellow to...

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Salaries & Benefits

The hospital will include the resident in its self-insured malpractice liability program to the...

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