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The Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing (HIGN) acts as an authoritative source for quality care of older adults across the continuum of care. The Hartford Institute focuses on disseminating best practices to practicing nurses and interdisciplinary teams, faculty, and students. 

Linking Clinical and Community Partners

The Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing (HIGN) is changing the paradigm of primary care from being inside the four walls of a provider's office to being a continuum of care across the community using community resources to enhance the plan of care. 

Building the Inter-Professional Geriatric Workforce

The Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing (HIGN) works with various partners to help to strengthen a interprofessional workforce who will be better able to care for the ever growing needs of people who are aging physically and/or chronologically.