Special care units for people with Alzheimer's and other dementias : consumer education, research, regulatory, and reimbursement issues. (Google eBook)

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Page 33 - Each resident must receive and the facility must provide the necessary care and services to attain or maintain the highest practicable physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being, in accordance with the comprehensive assessment and plan of care
Page 135 - Each resident must receive and the facility must provide the necessary care and services to attain or maintain the highest practicable physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being, in accordance with the comprehensive assessment and plan of care.
Page 135 - Based on the comprehensive assessment of a resident, the facility must ensure that a resident whose assessment did not reveal a mental or psychosocial adjustment difficulty does not display a pattern of decreased social interaction and/or increased withdrawn, angry, or depressive behaviors, unless the resident's clinical condition demonstrates that such a pattern was unavoidable.
Page 48 - Medicaid regulations define an IMD as "an institution that is primarily engaged in providing diagnosis, treatment, or care of persons with mental diseases, including medical attention, nursing care, and related services
Page 135 - from any physical or chemical restraints imposed for purposes of discipline or convenience, and not required to treat the resident's medical symptoms.' • "Each resident's drug regimen must be free from unnecessary drugs.
Page 33 - The facility must conduct initially and periodically a comprehensive, accurate, standardized, reproducible assessment of each resident's functional capacity.' • "The facility must develop a comprehensive care plan for each resident that includes measurable objectives and timetables to meet a resident's medical, nursing,
Page 135 - Each resident's drug regimen must be free from unnecessary drugs. An unnecessary drug is any drug when used: 1. in excessive dose (including duplicate drug therapy); or 2. for excessive duration; or 3. without adequate monitoring; or 4. without adequate indications for its use; or 5. in the presence of adverse consequences
Page 135 - The facility must conduct initially and periodically a comprehensive, accurate, standardized, reproducible assessment of each resident's functional capacity.' • "The facility must develop a comprehensive care plan for each resident that includes measurable objectives and timetables to meet
Page 135 - Based on the comprehensive assessment of a resident, the facility must ensure that a resident's abilities in activities of daily living do not diminish unless circumstances of the individual's clinical condition demonstrate that diminution was unavoidable.
Page 135 - prepared by an interdisciplinary team, that includes the attending physician, a registered nurse with responsibility for the resident, and other appropriate staff in disciplines as determined by the resident's needs, and to the extent practicable, the participation of the resident, the resident's family or the resident's legal representative.

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Special Care Units for People With Alzheimer's and Other Dementias ...
Special Care Units for People With. Alzheimer's and Other Dementias:. Consumer Education, Research,. Regulatory, and Reimbursement Issues. August 1992 ...
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ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION
1992 Office of Technology Assessment published Special Care Units for People with Alzheimer's and Other Dementias (consumer education, research, ...
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Problems encountered in the implementation of dementia care ...
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