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QIO News

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June’s issue of QIO News is focused on nursing home care, a topic that is personal to many and touches millions of Americans. According to AARP, 52% of people turning 65 will need some type of long-term care in their lifetimes. This is compounded by astounding increases in the number of people with dementia and Alzheimer’s — in fact, the number of people who died from Alzheimer’s dementia grew by some 123% between 2000 and 2015, according to the Alzheimer’s Association

QIOs in Action

Staff from two QIN-QIOs took on C. diff interventions at nursing homes across four states, resulting in measurable success.