ERIC Number: ED303687
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Directory of Curriculum Guidelines for Geriatric Education.
Health Resources and Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Bureau of Health Professions.
This directory contains information on the nature and availability of curriculum guidelines for education and training programs in geriatrics and gerontology. The curriculum guidelines or model curricula were prepared by professional associations or with federal support, most notably through the Administration on Aging or the Health Resources and Services Administration's Bureau of Health Professions. The guide lists geriatric educational materials for the following disciplines: counselors, dental hygienists, dentists, homemakers-home health aides, multidisciplinary, nurses, occupational therapists, optometrists, pharmacists, physicians, physician assistants, psychologists, social workers, and speech, language, and hearing personnel. Descriptions of each set of guidelines include information on discipline, title, sponsor, content, background, source, and price of the materials. An appendix lists geriatric education center grants. (KC)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Health Resources and Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Bureau of Health Professions.