Medicare Learning Network National Provider Call
September 18, 2018: Dementia Care: Opioid Use & Impact for Persons Living with Dementia Call
Speakers: Dr. Karl Steinberg, Mariner Health Care; Dr. Abraham Brody, Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing; and Michele Laughman, CMS
National Partnership to Improve Dementia Care and Quality Assurance Performance Improvement (QAPI)
During this call, gain insight on opioid use in the post-acute and long-term care setting. Also, learn about the impact of opioid use on persons living with dementia. Additionally, CMS shares updates on the progress of the National Partnership to Improve Dementia Care in Nursing Homes. A question and answer session follows the presentations.