National Partnership to Improve Dementia Care and QAPI Call

When:
March 21, 2017 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
2017-03-21T07:30:00-10:00
2017-03-21T09:00:00-10:00

To register or for more information, visit MLN Connects Event Registration.

During this call, learn about the Creating a Culture of Person-Directed Dementia Care project grant award. The Lake Superior Quality Innovation Network will share information about the new QAPI Written Plan How-To Guide that can assist long-term care providers with performance improvement efforts. Additionally, 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 presentation.

Speakers:

  • Kathy Hagen, The Eden Alternative
  • Kristi Wergin, Lake Superior Quality Innovation Network
  • Michele Laughman and Debbie Lyons, CMS

Target Audience: Consumer and advocacy groups, nursing home providers, surveyor community, prescribers, professional associations, and other interested stakeholders.