Integrating the Geriatric Surgery Verification (GSV) Program with the 4Ms Series



5.0 Nursing Continuing Professional Development Contact Hours

Target Audience

  • Interprofessionals


This series educates healthcare professionals on the principles of the 4Ms (What Matters, Medication, Mentation, and Mobility), the concepts of the Geriatric Surgical Verification Program, and the integration of the two to provide an age-friendly surgical practice. The series includes 4 companion case studies that focus on each phase of the perioperative experience: pre-operative, intra-operative, post-operative, and discharge.


The modules in this series can be completed individually or altogether. Nursing continuing professional development contact hours will be provided for each of the modules.

Individuals who complete this series will be able to:

  1. Summarize the components of the 4Ms model and the Geriatric Surgery Verification Program.
  2. Apply best practices for caring for the older adult patient through all phases of the perioperative experience.

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Integrating the Geriatric Surgery Verification (GSV) Program with the 4Ms course

Pre-Operative Case Study

Intra-Operative Case Study

Post Operative Case Study

Discharge Case Study

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