Dr. George Heckman is Schlegel Research Chair in geriatric medicine and associate professor at University of Waterloo, assistant clinical professor of medicine at McMaster University, an interRAI Fellow and a researcher with Canadian Frailty Network.

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Hospitals are needlessly risky for frail seniors

(This article has been translated into French.) Canadians are living longer. Unfortunately, our hospitals aren’t ready for them. Canadians older than 65 use over 40 percent of hospital services, a demand that continues to rise. As they …

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