Assessment and management of confusion in the acute setting with a focus on delirium (Dementia Training Study Centres):This resource has three modules. Each module takes between 20-35 minutes to complete (90 minutes overall) and includes pre/post questions and a learning activity.
Delirium (Victorian Geriatric Medicine Training Program): This interactive program, which includes 4 case studies (with associated questions) and an additional quick quiz, takes approximately 50-60 minutes to complete.
Online education program for NSQHS standards , Health Service accreditation in Victoria, Department of Health and Human Services.
Managing delirium out of hours Mini-GEM (Geriatrics E-Learning Module) (Association of Elderly Medicine Education, UK) This short video takes approximately 7 minutes to view.
Caring for Cognitive Impairment (2016) Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Healthcare
A better way to care: Safe and high-quality care for patients with cognitive impairment (dementia and delirium) in hospital , Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Healthcare
Delirium Clinical Care Standard (2015) Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Healthcare
Delirium in Older People Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine Position Statement 13 – Revised 2012
Care of Confused Hospitalised Older Persons (CHOPS): Agency of Clinical Innovation, NSW
Hospital Elder Life Program Website
Scottish Delirium Association (Scotland)
Reviewed 05 October 2015