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Louisiana Healthcare Consultants and Dementia Capable Care Training


This case study of Louisiana Healthcare Consultants is based on a September 2016 survey of Crisis Prevention Institute customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“CPI and DCS are the main reasons I have become so successful.”

“DCS has improved staff skills in promoting positive behavioral responses with clients.”

“DCS gives our facility a competitive edge, which yields a solid marketing advantage.”

“The paradigm shift is now evident, and staff is seeing residents who have dementia in a way that allows residents to have better quality of care and life.”


  • Sought DCS training and consulting to:
    • Increase client function, safety, and quality of life
    • Improve staff, resident, and family relationships
    • Improve staff skills and confidence in handling challenging behaviors
    • Build or expand a facility or program
    • Reduce psychotropic medication use
    • Reduce ER visits and hospitalizations
    • Meet regulatory compliance
    • Decrease staff turnover and stress


  • Describes their memory care environment as:
    • Skilled nursing/long-term care
    • Short-term rehab/transitional care


  • Improved their dementia care practices by over 75%.
  • Using DCS training resulted in:
    • Improved provisioning of person-centered care
    • Decreased use of psychotropic medication
    • Decreased falls
    • Decreased weight loss
    • Decreased decline in ADL performance
    • Decreased staff turnover
    • Decreased hospitalizations or ER visits
    • Improved resident engagement in meaningful activities
  • Achieved return on their investment with DCS by:
    • Increasing clients’ function, safety, and quality of life
    • Improving staff, resident, and family relationships
    • Improving staff skills and confidence in managing challenging behaviors
    • Building or expanding a facility or program
    • Maximizing reimbursements (appropriate therapy service referrals and utilization)
    • Increasing census and revenue
    • Reducing psychotropic medication use
    • Reducing ER visits and hospitalizations
    • Meeting regulatory compliance
    • Decreasing staff turnover and stress

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