DPH Promises Antipsychotic Drugging Report by End of May

During her March 28, 2012 confirmation hearing for Chief Deputy Director of Policy and Programs of the Department of Public Health, Kathleen Billingsley promised the Department would have a plan to tackle the alarming misuse of antipsychotic drugs in California nursing homes by the end of May. The plan/report will be submitted to the legislature. CANHR will post the plan/report as soon as it is available.


About achicotel

Anthony Chicotel is a staff attorney for CANHR. His areas of expertise include the rights of long-term care residents, nursing home litigation, health care decision-making, and conservatorships.
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