The recipients of the AMDA Foundation/Evercare® Quality of Life Award will present their programs during this session. The award recognizes nursing facilities that have successfully implemented programs to improve the quality of life for their long term care patients. One of the awards will be for improved advanced care planning and/or a palliative care program. The programs must have been internally generated and funded by the nursing home, demonstrate measurable outcomes and objectives and have the ability to be replicated in other facilities.
List quality improvement programs that have been implemented in LTC facilities.
Explain how each of the selected programs was implemented in the facility.
Discuss the intended goal of each of the implemented programs.
Discuss the outcomes for each of the implemented programs and can they be applied?