Author Archives: Sandra Stimson

The Brain Initiative: Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies is a great resource for healthcare professionals.

President Obama’s project is “focused on revolutionizing our understanding of the human brain.”  The Initiative is ongoing.  Learn more about the research and innovative technologies that have been developed from this mission:  https://obamawhitehouse.archives.gov/node/300741

The Focused Dementia Care Survey: Facility-Specific Questions form is a great tool for nursing home staff.

Download the questionnaire here: https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Provider-Enrollment-and-Certification/SurveyCertificationGenInfo/Downloads/Facility-Questions-Worksheet-2018.pdf   The NCCDP will accept certificates of participation from the Medicare Learning Network (MLN) from our certified members who participate in the CMS calls from the Partnership to Improve Dementia Care…