Clinical Process Guideline: BEHAVIOR MANAGEMENT AND ANTIPSYCHOTIC MEDICATION PRESCRIBING

Behavior Management and Antipsychotic Medication Process Guideline outlines the process steps that a facility is expected to demonstrate when caring for residents with challenging behavior and/or when prescribing antipsychotic medications.

Behavior Management and Antipsychotic Medication Prescribing Memorandum (2/13/04)

Behavior Management and Antipsychotic Medication Prescribing Checklist

Behavior Management and Antipsychotic Medication Prescribing Clinical Process

Appendix: Approach to Medication Management of Problematic Behaviors Flow Chart

Appendix: Behavior/Mood Symptom Tracking Tool
The Behavior/Mood Symptom Tracking Tool included in this appendix is provided as an example of a type of behavior tracking document. This form was developed at Iosco County Medical Care Facility and is based on MDS data. The accompanying Mood and Behavior Tracking Symptoms Sheet lists consistent vocabulary utilized by staff at the facility.

Appendix: Conditions/Circumstances That May Result in a Change in Mental Status or Behavior

 

Behavior Mgmt and Antipsychotic Medication Prescribing References