Non- vs. Pharmacological Care to Dementia Patients

Discuss using non-pharmacological vs. pharmacological methods to provide care to Dementia patients in the nursing home.

Describe how the policy is intended for a specific population, program, or organization. Discuss specific legislators involved in policy development and dissemination. Identify the role of the APRN in assisting with the policy or refuting the policy. Discuss how the policy influences clinical practice and is used to promote the best outcomes. Examine how the policy can be used by the inter-professional team to ensure coordinated and comprehensive care for the specific population.