This new data update from CMS (Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services) reflects what we’ve always believed, that there’s a great need for mental health intervention in home care. Many patients need this service just as much, if not more than their skilled service (SN, PT, OT, ST).
Hopefully in the future we will see dementia and other behavioral health issues treated with more of a patient-centered care plan and with less antipshchotic drugs .
Ultimately our focus is on the total well-being of our patients, physically and mentally.
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