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

Event Start Date: February 01, 2017 - 5:00 PM EDT
Event End Date: February 01, 2017 - 6:30 PM EDT



This webinar is also available as podcasts on SoundCloud and iTunes.


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


Webinar Slides

Webinar Transcript