What We Do
HIGN advances equitable health care for older adults by educating the workforce and future professionals, informing policy, advancing research, and developing community programs.
Foundations of Nursing Care for Older Adults Series
Donna McCabe, DNP, GNP-BC, PMHNP-BC & Tara Cortes, PhD, RN, FAAN
Primary Care of Older Adults for Registered Nurses (PCOA-RN) Series
Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing at New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing
Behavioral Health in Primary Care (BHPC) Series
Interprofessional, Registered Nurses
Course Learning Objectives
To maximize the potential of the nursing workforce as a vital part of the primary care team to address behavioral health concerns, including substance use and mental health, and mitigate social determinants that serve as barrier to good health.