ICD-10 codes have arrived! And more in long term care news

In this week’s long term care newsletter, we explore several letters from legislators to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), a Kaiser Health poll on end-of-life care, behavioral alternatives to antipsychotic medications for dementia treatment, and more. Read a copy of the newsletter below, and sign up at the bottom of this page to…


Here’s what happened in politics this week

View the online version of our weekly newsletter here. National Senate Democrats blocked the resolution to disapprove of the Iran nuclear deal yesterday, and the House changed its tactics to consider three separate measures in order to contend with divisions among Republicans. Representatives passed a resolution stating that President Obama violated the terms of congressional…