QIO News

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In honor of National Nursing Home Week, this issue of QIO News looks at how Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organizations (QIN-QIOs) are working to improve health outcomes among seniors in nursing homes and other long-term care facilities.

QIOs in Action

Great Plains Quality Innovation Networkthe QIN-QIO serving Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakotais working to address the burden of antipsychotic medication on dementia patients in nursing homes. Here’s how they are implementing interventions and including families in the decision-making process.