In recognition of American Diabetes Month and Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, this issue of QIO News looks at innovative approaches to disease self-management; reducing antipsychotics in dementia care and nursing homes; and improving caregiver and community support. We also feature a preview of the 2018 CMS Quality Conference.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ QIO Program recently awarded 11 Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organizations funding for 14 Special Innovation Projects. Read about them here.
Health care quality stakeholders are invited to join the Quality Innovation Network National Coordinating Center on Wednesday, November 8, for its next National Learning & Action Network online training, which will focus on physician engagement and diabetes prevention.
The National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP) launched the new Diabetes Discoveries and Practice (DDP) blog. Join thought leaders, health care professionals, and researchers to create a dialogue on emerging trends and practical applications in diabetes prevention and management. Click here to learn more.