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AMDA Webinars 2011


WEBINAR010 - Use of Psychoactive Medications With Special Emphasis On Antipsychotics in the Long-Term Care Setting


Jul 12, 2011 7:00pm ‐ Jul 12, 2011 8:30pm

Standard: $99.00
Members: $0.00

Description

Objectives:

  • Recognize how to analyze and evaluate problematic behavior vs. behavioral symptoms r/t dementia
  • Discuss approaches to changing or removing triggers for problematic behavior with non-pharmacological approaches
  • Describe the appropriate use of psychoactive agents in the long-term care setting
  • Translate for medical directors and attending physicians a better medical- legal position on psychoactive use in the LTC setting
  • Review the Federal Regulations where deficiencies can be cited and on gradual dose reduction
  • Recognize the Medical Directors responsibilities with antipsychotic use and management in the facility

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