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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…

“Healthier Living could Reduce Worldwide Dementia by a Third, Report Says,” Washington Post.

“Up to one-third of the world’s dementia cases could be prevented by addressing factors such as education, hypertension, diet, hearing loss and depression over the course of a person’s lifetime” https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/social-issues/healthier-living-could-reduce-worldwide-dementia-by-a-third-report-says/2017/07/19/e40438be-6cc0-11e7-96ab-5f38140b38cc_story.html?utm_term=.a0d8e1545996