It’s an annual meeting which includes all members of the care team in a care home or hospital. This may include the director of care, a nurse clinician, your team nurse, dietician, care aide, resident doctor and/or specialist, social worker, physio- therapist, occupational therapist and activities director. Usually, a care conference takes place six weeks after care has begun. It is important for the primary caregiver, family or friend to attend this meeting to help give the senior citizen a voice and identity within the home. This is the one time you will have everyone available to focus specifically on your concerns, should you have any. What are the Top 10 questions when there are signs of trouble? What are a A Senior Citizen’s Rights.
8. What is a care conference?