Society Leader to Provide Update on National Partnership to Improve Dementia Care and QAPI Call — June 15

May 19, 2017

Thursday, June 15 from 1:30 to 3 pm ET

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During this call, learn about appropriate assessment and evaluation for the accurate diagnosis of schizophrenia and other mental disorders. Also, find out about the DICE Approach™ - Describe, Investigate, Create, and Evaluate, a simple but comprehensive method to understand and support individuals living with dementia. Additionally, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) experts share updates on the progress of the National Partnership to Improve Dementia Care in Nursing Homes and Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI). A question and answer session follows the presentations. 

Speakers:

  • Dr. Susan Levy, Medical Director/Consultant, Past Society President
  • Dr. Helen Kales, University of Michigan
  • Michele Laughman and Debbie Lyons, CMS