Communication Tips for clinicians caring for older adults experiencing delirium during the COVID-19 pandemic

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Isolation protocols and the use of personal protective equipment such as gowns, gloves, and masks can
make people feel even more fearful and confused. People with hearing loss may have difficulty
understanding what care providers are saying through a mask and may require written communication. The paper includes tips for clinicians in non-verbal and verbal communication.

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Contributed by: Delirium
Authored by: Regional Geriatric Programme Toronto
Licence: More information on licences
Last updated: 29 December 2020
First contributed: 21 September 2020
Audience access level: Full user


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