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  • MDS 3.0

    Resources and information related to MDS 3.0.

  • Medicare and Medicaid

    Medicare and Medicaid are two federal programs administered by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) that provide medical and health-related services to specific populations within the United States.

  • Mental Health/Mental Illness

    Resources and information related to mental health/mental illness among the long-term care population.

  • Misuse of Antipsychotic Drugs

    Ending overmedication of nursing home residents and halting the misuse of antipsychotic drugs as chemical restraints is critical.  Antipsychotic drugs, when prescribed for elderly persons with dementia, can have serious medical complications, including: death, loss of independence, over-sedation, confusion and falls.

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