The Texas Quality Matters website was developed by the Center for Policy and Innovation (CPI) at the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS). This website will direct you to a variety of resources and initiatives. Texas Quality Matters will be our way to provide information to you.
Texas Taking the Next Step: Dementia in Long Term Care and Community Settings
Aug. 20, 2015
Palmer Events Center
According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, nursing homes in Texas prescribe anti-psychotic medications too often to residents. The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) wants to help you — as providers — reduce the usage of antipsychotic medications in nursing facilities. Let’s continue to work together to reduce the usage of antipsychotic medications, and ensure all nursing-home residents receive the best possible care.
DADS and DSHS are hosting a series of joint training conferences around the state to increase awareness of infection control and regulatory requirements in assisted living facilities, nursing facilities and intermediate care facilities.
This training will be offered at the following venues:
More information, including registration links, is on the this website. Space is limited; register early.
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Updated: March 3, 2015