Guides and Competencies

The Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing offers a variety of guides, competencies, tool-kits, and best practices related to the care of older adults. 

Best Practices- Hartford Institute

Best Practices

This section contains two best practice guidelines to promote healthy aging: Best Practices and Resources for the Primary Care of the Older Adult (1) and Care of the Older Adult with Chronic Disease (2). 

Competencies Hartford Institute


This section contains a curriculum map with AACN competencies, hospital competencies, and baccalaureate nursing competencies. 

Curriculum Guide for Faculty-Hartford Institute

Curriculum Guide for Faculty

This curriculum guide provides an overview of a Post-Master’s Advanced Certificate in Gerontology, a Post-Master’s program of the Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Program, developed by the Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing at New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing.

GITT 2.0 Toolkit Hartford Institute

GITT 2.0 Toolkit

The GITT 2.0 Model aims to improve patient/caregiver-centered outcomes, healthcare costs, and overall population health by promoting interprofessional teams in practice-academic collaboratives.