Elder Abuse Case Review MDT Toolkit

Elder Abuse Case Review MDT Toolkit

 

The goal of this guide is to encourage and facilitate the development and growth of elder abuse case review Multidisciplinary Teams (MDTs). In this guide you will find information about MDT structures and functions, along with common issues with which a team will need to grapple in developing a case review MDT.


 

Chapters & Tools

 


How to Use this Guide

 


1: Introduction to Multidisciplinary Teams
 

Understanding MDT models, including the need for and benefits of MDTs.

 


2: Meeting the Needs of your Community
 

Crafting a needs assessment, choosing an MDT model, and defining your purpose

 


3: Selecting Team Members
 

Choosing and recruiting members for your team

 


4: Building a Strong Foundation
 

Developing your mission, vision, and strategic plan

 


5: Developing Protocol
 

Discussing key issues and writing protocol for your team

 


6: MDT Coordinator
 

Understanding the role and value of the coordinator position



 


7: Professional Development
 

Explore three types of training beneficial to your team

 


8: Case Review


Developing your meeting structure for optimal review and followup

 


9: Anticipating Challenges & Troubleshooting


Troubleshooting common barriers

 


10: Case Tracking & Program Evaluation