Services

Geriatric Services at The Queen’s Medical Center provides a range of services to address the needs of the elderly and their families. Our specially trained team provides comprehensive geriatric care in the following settings:

  • Outpatient clinic: provides consultations and primary care to seniors and geriatric patients
  • Hospital consult service: provides assistance to patients who are hospitalized with complications
  • Post-acute care: providing medical care to patients who are discharged from Queen’s and subsequently require short-term rehabilitation in a nursing home
  • Housecall program: visits to homebound patients with a team of doctors and nurse practitioners

We also offer a general consult clinic for Geriatric Medicine on-site at Molokai General Hospital.

 

Geriatric Services provides comprehensive care for:

  • Complicated medicine management
  • Dementia, including:
    • Alzheimer’s Disease
    • Vascular Dementia
    • Dementia with Lewy Bodies
    • Parkinson’s Disease
    • Multi-Infarct Dementia
    • Frontotemporal Dementia
    • Diabetic Alcoholic Dementia
    • Memory loss and confusion
  • Decline or loss of function, including issues with:
    • Driving
    • Handling medications or finances
    • Self-care
  • Depression and anxiety
  • Dizziness and weakness
  • Falls and immobility
  • End of life care
  • Incontinence