Improving Outcomes for an Aging Population: Alzheimer's Treatment in Long-Term Care

QualityTool

Improving Outcomes for an Aging Population: Alzheimer's Treatment in Long-Term Care

Description

This toolkit provides strategies and templates to help long-term care facilities and their clinicians implement projects to enhance the quality of care for elderly residents with Alzheimer’s disease.

The toolkit includes the following components:

  • Algorithm and instructions for toolkit implementation
  • Sample data collection form and quality measures/calculation instructions
  • PowerPoint slides used during Stage B clinical inservice meetings
  • List of resources available for Stage B intervention
  • Sample action plan template
  • Link to continuing medical education/continuing education webcast

Developer:

Indiana University School of Medicine; Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning (ACHL)

Funding Sources:

Pfizer, Inc.

History

Release Date: 2013
Original Summary: March 2014
Last Updated: 04/09/14

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