Granite Ledges of Concord
151 Langley Parkway
Concord, NH 03301

603 224-0777

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Team Approach To Reducing Off-Label Use Of Antipsychotics
5/7/2013 12:00:00 AM

Reducing the off-label use of antipsychotics is one of four assisted living goals contained in the AHCA/NCAL Quality Initiative for assisted living. Granite Ledges in Concord, N.H., has successfully reduced off-label antipsychotics use throughout the center during a six-month period.

All the residents who were successfully tapered off of the antipsychotics are residents of Granite Ledges’ Homestead program, which serves residents with dementia. Granite Ledges Executive Director Deborah Burns, RN, and Resident Care Director Tayna Cloutier, RN, shared the results of their story.

Read the full story:
http://www.ahcancal.org/News/publication/AHCA Focus2/NCALfocus0513.pdf