Are there any examples of dementia-specific care coordination models, particularly models that help individuals navigate health care and community resources?
Currently, more than five million Americans live with Alzheimer’s disease. Training for the primary care workforce about dementia, and caring for those affected, is essential.
Shawnee Alliance in collaboration with SIU-Family Practice Memory Clinic, SIU-School of Social Work Dr. Elaine Jurkowski and the Carbondale Regional
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Discussing memory concerns with your patients can be difficult. Alzheimer’s and other dementias are complex, and patients often have a
As Illinois embarks on its journey to make the State dementia friendly, an important resource to include in the planning
A person with dementia may forget how to brush his or her teeth or forget why it’s important. A caregiver