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Surprising Report Shows Many Nursing Home Residents are Over-Medicated

Posted on Sep 08, 2012

Close to 20 percent of nursing home patients are receiving higher-than-necessary doses of antipsychotic medications, according to a new report by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Overmedication can cause serious side effects, both physically and psychologically. To learn more, read the story here...

Report Shows that Many Nursing Home Residents are Over-Medicated


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