Monitoring and supporting phase 2 on the McGill RUISSS territory


The Centre of Excellence on Longevity is involved in the Phase 2 implementation advisory committee for the Ministry’s initiative on Alzheimer’s disease and other major neurocognitive disorders, whose objective is to drive this initiative at the provincial level. It has been called upon to participate in collective undertakings relating to knowledge transfer and clinical tool production, throughout regular meetings with the Ministry of Health and Social Services and the other centres of expertise, and to serve as interface between the Ministry and the stakeholders of the McGill RUISSS territory.


  • To promote the appropriation of better validated clinical and organizational practices at the provincial level
  • To better support administrators and clinicians by taking part in the preparation, update and deployment of CISSS and CIUSSS plans of action


Verification of the interdisciplinary first line of care clinical processes

Creation of training focusing on clinical mentoring for nurses who care for persons suffering from cognitive disorders: 20 trainees

Organization of 4 online training sessions for GMF-practising nurses and social workers: 58 trainees

Organization of 3 regional exchange days for GMFs: 235 participants

Translation of Ministry-published Alzheimer’s care protocol into English


To help draft the review of Phase 2

To propose organizations and priorities for the implementation of Phase 3


Quebec Centre of Excellence on Aging (CEVQ), QC

CISSS Abitibi-Temiscamingue and Outaouais

CIUSSS West-Central and West Montreal

Department of Family Medicine, McGill University

Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement (CFHI)

Institut national d’excellence en santé et services sociaux (INESSS)

Institut national de santé publique du Québec (INSPQ)

Institut universitaire de gériatrie de Montréal (IUGM)

Institut Universitaire de Gériatrie de Sherbrooke (IUGS)

Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University

Ministry of Health and Social Services

Université Laval, Université de Sherbrooke and University of Montreal RUISSSs