Strengthening geriatrics within primary care in Nevada’s aging communities by developing a strong, high quality health care workforce to harness patient/family engagement to improve overall health in older adults.
Providing IPE training to enhance healthcare workforce and to deliver integrated geriatrics care services for older adults in primary care.
The Nevada Interprofessional Healthy Aging Network (NIHAN) has been awarded a prestigious $3.75 million Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP) grant (#U1QHP33069) by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to improve health outcomes for older adults by educating a healthcare workforce that maximizes older adult and family engagement and by promoting Age-Friendly Health Systems and Dementia-Friendly Communities to primary care clinics and their communities.
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