Advance care planning (ACP) helps ensure patient treatment preferences are documented, regularly updated and respected. This helps make the case that patients are getting what they want at end of life. ACP can start with a conversation and documentation of patient preferences during a Medicare Annual Wellness Visit. This implementation guide breaks down ACP and will help your practice create and refine your processes to support it.
A change package to prevent harm (adverse events, abuse and neglect) for nursing home residents. November 2018.
Use this anticoagulation therapy Situation-Background-Assessment-Request (SBAR) form to communicate patient changes to your facility's physician.
A YouTube recording of a Great 8+ webinar sponsored by the Quality Improvement Organizations Comagine Health and Great Plains Quality Innovation Network. Featuring Margaret Silebi of Avamere Rehabilitation of Eugene (Oregon) and Debra Sutton of Jefferson Community Health & Life - Gardenside (Nebraska).
Slides from the third webinar in a training series on when and how to avoid antipsychotics in patients with dementia and behavioral symptoms, featuring Maureen Nash, MD, MS, FAPA, FACP, medical director at Providence Elderplace Oregon.
Webinar slides from a training on non-pharmacological and pharmacological interventions.
Guidance on the assessment of those most at risk for a decline in functional mobility levels due to inactivity.