posted Apr 3, 2012, 12:45 PM by Frank Baskin   [ updated Apr 3, 2012, 12:48 PM ]

April 2, 2012

UPDATE: CMS Campaign on Ending Misuse of Antipsychotic Drugs

Five thousand people watched CMS's live webcast March 29 of the launch of ....FOR MORE CLICK TITLE...  its national initiative to end misuse of antipsychotic drugs in nursing homes. Due to the high numbers of people trying to access the live webcast, some were not able to log-on (including a few of our members). However, the program and handouts are now archived on the CMS website,and you can also watch the program on YouTube

For more about the national campaign, alternatives to psychoactive medications to treat people with behavorial symptoms, and strategies to end misuse of psychoactive drugs, the following websites have information and resources you can use: