Research consistently reveals the ill effects of medication overuse, especially the prescribing cascade that occurs as new medications are added to treat side effects of another medication being taken. By blending medication optimization with person-directed approaches to care, providers can more effectively assess the risks, burdens, and benefits for the individual.
Reduce antipsychotics. Eliminate unnecessary medications. Change lives.
Through 12 interactive, webinar-based learning sessions and guided, hands-on application of techniques between sessions, 10 organizational teams of four* will:
* Teams of 4 should include some combination of DONs; nurses; nurse practitioners; clinical social workers; in-house physicians, pharmacists, or physical therapists.
Our pilot project for Less is More had these results to share…