Hospital Elder Life Program

Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP) for Prevention of Delirium

A comprehensive patient-care program that ensures optimal care for older adults in the hospital. HELP prevents delirium (a sudden state of confusion or change in mental state) and loss of functioning.

MyHelp Online

Register now to view materials available to new or active HELP programs and be part of the international HELP community!


Delirium Instruments

Click here to gain access to delirium tools including the Confusion Assessment Method


Help University

Enroll now! Here you will complete interactive trainings on multiple HELP and delirium-related topics


The Latest from HELP

Announcing the 2017 HELP Conference

We are very excited to announce that the 15th annual HELP conference will take place on April 6-7, 2017 at the Marriott Pittsburgh City Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  Click here to

World Delirium Awareness Day

We are excited to announce that today, March 15th, is World Delirium Awareness Day!  The inaugural World Delirium Day aims to raise delirium awareness and inspire positive action among healthcare

HELP featured in Next Avenue article about prevention of delirium

HELP has been featured in a Next Avenue article about the prevention of delirium. In the article, Dr. Inouye shares her expertise about delirium and the benefits of the HELP