Sept 22 CMS National Partnership to Improve Dementia Care and QAPI Call to Address COVID-19: Register Now

By CMS - August 31, 2020

Date 2020-09-22

Event Dementia Care Call

Topic Dementia Care in Nursing Homes

When: Tuesday, September 22, 2020, from 1:30 to 3 pm ET

Registration:  Register for Medicare Learning Network events.

Event Materials:

·         Presentation: Available prior to the event

·         Audio recording and transcript: Available approximately 2 weeks after the event

National Partnership to Improve Dementia Care and Quality Assurance Performance Improvement

During this call, learn about the unique challenges facing nursing home residents living with dementia during the COVID-19 pandemic and best practices to support them. A question and answer session follows the presentations.

·         Cathleen Lawrence and Dara Graham, CMS

·         Kara Jacobs Slifka, MD, MPH, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

·         Douglas Pace, Alzheimer’s Association

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