Abuse of Older People

18 Aug 2022
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM


Available to
General Practitioners

Continuing Professional Development



Older adults

This webinar will discuss how general practice can contribute to the prevention and intervention of the ‘Abuse of older people’ and contribute to a safer society for all.

This webinar is presented by Dr Elizabeth Hindmarsh, GP and Chair of the RACGP Specific Interests Abuse and Violence Group and Prof Dimity Pond, GP and Professor at the University of Newcastle.

This education is a CPD Activity under the RACGP CPD Program (3 points).

Learning outcomes:

By the end of the session you will be able to:

  • Understand the prevalence of the abuse of older people in our society.
  • Discuss and become more aware of how to ask and intervene with patients to enhance safety.
  • Discuss available resources and options for referrals.