Report lists ways to manage dementia without drugs

01/3/2013 | Medscape (free registration)

Johns Hopkins University researchers identified six ways to manage behavioral issues in dementia patients without using drugs. The report in the Journal of the American Medical Association includes screening for and describing problematic behaviors, identifying underlying causes, developing a treatment plan that targets modifiable triggers, assessing the effectiveness of nondrug interventions, and monitoring the development of new issues.

View Full Article in:

Medscape (free registration)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Consumer Directed Health Plan (CDH) Product Offering Manager
Blue Cross Blue Shield MA
Quincy, MA
ISHN - Chief Compliance Officer
Mountain States Health Alliance
Johnson City, TN
Actuary
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
President/Chief Executive Officer
MedCost
Winston-Salem, NC
Director, Payer Marketing
Avalere Health
Washington, DC