Medication: A Double-Edged Sword for Older I/DD Adults

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Live Webinar Air Date: 
Thursday, August 22, 2013 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

As part of the "Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) Webinar Series," this webinar examines medication use among individuals with I/DD. The purpose of this session is to increase awareness and observational skills of formal and informal caregivers with respect to how medications may increase ambulatory care sensitive conditions (ACSC) by mimicking, masking, exacerbating or causing dementia or diseases in the older I/DD adults.