Improving Behavioral Health and Reducing the Innapropriate Use of Antypsychotics: Making it Happen
Improving Behavioral Health and Reducing Inappropriate Use of Antipsychotics: Making it Happen Scholar Series program enables the learner to implement quality improvement methods that can be utilized to successfully reduce the inappropriate use of antipsychotics.
Aired on: 11/4/2015
Registered Nurses and other healthcare professionals who work with the older adults and perswons with dementia.
After this presentation the learner will be able to:
- Describe efficacy and risks associated with antipsychotics among older adults with dementia.
- Identify common challenges associated with gradual dose reduction of antipsychotics.
- Discuss a quality improvement process that can be utilized by the interdisciplinary team to reduce the inappropriate use of antipsychotics among older adults with dementia.
- 1.00 ANCC
- 1.00 Attendance