Applying Promising Practices to Advance Care of Medicare-Medicaid Enrollees with Dementia

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Podcast: 

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Live Webinar Air Date: 
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Description: 

The care of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias presents unique challenges to all settings of the health care delivery system. This webinar emphasizes: 1) Presentation of the business case for a dementia capable delivery model of care; 2) Review of key components of an effective care model (e.g., identification and screening for a high-risk population of beneficiaries and caregivers, workforce preparation, and collaboration with community-based organizations for caregiver assessment and support); and 3) Interventions implemented within two state capitated financial alignment model demonstrations.

Webinar Presenters: 

  • Debra Cherry, Executive Vice President, Alzheimer’s’ Greater Los Angeles
  • Teeshla Curtis, Program Manager, Healthy Connections Prime, South Carolina Department of Human Services
  • Linda Wade-Bickel, Director of Care Management, Health Net
  • Tracey Brown-Lindsey, Family Caregiver
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