US Nursing Home Antipsychotic Drugging Rates: 2017Q3
The inappropriate antipsychotic drugging of nursing home residents is a widespread and serious problem. Below is information on the antipsychotic drugging rates for all licensed nursing homes, by state, for the third quarter of 2017. We also recommend viewing our page on nursing home citations for inappropriate antipsychotic drugging, our Issue Alert on Antipsychotic Drugging and our Dementia Care Advocacy Toolkit, which includes helpful information and resources to reduce antipsychotic drugging.
Below are the files for each state. Please note that they may be slow to open. Each file can be quickly downloaded by clicking on ‘Download’ at the bottom of each box.
We have also compiled a single file with combined information for all states. It is available for download here: