Promoting Quality of Life Within Nursing Homes
Psychiatric evaluation and ongoing psychotropic medication management
Individual therapy, family therapy, and group therapy
Fully integrated, interdisciplinary care plan meetings with specific focus given to the reduction of psychotropic medications and behavioral problems, as well as the resident’s progress toward treatment goals.
SPC focuses on coordination and continuity of care, facilitates resident adjustment to the nursing home, and utilizes ongoing clinical treatment and management, with the active engagement of residents, family, and nursing home staff, which can reduce hospital readmission and noncompliance with care.
SPC can assist the nursing home in screening patients for a wide variety of behavioral health problems and provide psychological and neuropsychological evaluations, as well as competency assessments.
In-services tailored to meet the needs of each nursing home are provided upon request