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Oakstone CME partner Mount Sinai Hospital ranks #1 Best Geriatrics Hospital in the U.S.

Posted by Kristen Heptinstall on Dec 29th 2020

Oakstone CME partner, the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine at Mount Sinai, has ranked as the #1 Best Geriatrics Hospital in the nation for 2020-21 by the U.S. News and World Report.

“This honor is a credit to each and every member of this department, whose shared mission is to ensure the highest quality care for older adults, persons with serious illness, and their loved ones,” said R. Sean Morrison, M.D., Ellen and Howard C. Katz Professor and Chair. “This prestigious achievement reflects our clinicians, administrators, researchers, educators, health policy influencers, and every individual member of our team.”

And now, you can learn from the best. Oakstone CME is proud to partner with the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai for the newly released program Intensive Update with Board Review Including COVID-19 in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine.

This valuable online CME program includes updated COVID-19 information; ideal for maintenance of certification.This in-depth CME course includes expert presentations on topics like geriatric syndromes, late-life depression, sleep disorders, surgical emergencies, capacity assessment, falls, hospice and more.

Not only is the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine at Mount Sinai ranked #1 in geriatric care, but the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai also houses the largest and most comprehensive training program in the country, and is responsible for the education of at least 10 percent of American geriatricians.

“The Center to Advance Palliative Care and the National Palliative Care Research Center ensure that our hard work can be replicated throughout the country and adaptable to all varieties of settings,” Dr. Morrison said.

In addition to helping you stay current on the latest advancements and newest treatment methodologies, Intensive Update with Board Review Including COVID-19 in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine will help you to:

  • Understand the benefits and drawbacks of novel therapies for older adults
  • Assess and manage pain and non-pain issues
  • Prepare for the ABIM geriatric and palliative medicine board exams
  • Evaluate and guide medical interventions to improve patient quality of life
  • Discuss updates in COVID-19 diagnosis, management and treatment

Available online, Intensive Update with Board Review Including COVID-19 in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine provides a maximum of 94 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ and 94 ABIM MOC points. Act now to access unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you can prepare for board exams, expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice.

Again, congratulations to Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine at Mount Sinai. Read more on their ranking at U.S. News and World Report.