Geropsychiatric Nursing Resources
Partnership to Improve Dementia Care in Nursing Homes
(pdf) - October 2013: CMS is tracking the progress of the Partnership by reviewing publicly reported measures. The official measure of the Partnership is a the percent of long-stay nursing home residents who are receiving an antipsychotic medication, excluding those residents diagnosed with schizophrenia, Huntington's Disease or Tourette’s Syndrome.
Geropsychiatric Nursing Collaborative
Video: Discover Mental Health - The Forgotten Piece in Elder Care
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Geropsychiatric Nursing Competency Enhancements
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The following presentations are from past APNA Conferences in webinar and podcast format and are available in the APNA eLearning Center. APNA members can use their bonus points to access this continuing nursing education content at little to no cost.
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
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