MBBS, MSc, MCFP(COE)
Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta.
Dr. Jasneet Parmar has 28 years of experience as an academic, educator, clinician and advocate in seniors' care in Edmonton. She is an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Alberta. Jasneet is very active in developing and implementing clinical programming in the care for the frail elderly and family caregivers.
The Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Alberta Family Caregivers: How can Healthcare Providers Support Family Caregivers?
The COVID-19 pandemic has underscored that family caregivers need support throughout their diverse care trajectories. We will review the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic as of July 2020 and report on family caregivers’ situation in July 2021, and finally introduce COVID-19 Caregiver-Centered Care education for health care providers to learn about person-centered care for family caregivers as we move through and beyond the pandemic.