Alzheimer and Dementia Care




Residents diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia need specialized care. Assisted Living Facilities offer services and separate facilities for residents with early onset symptoms, but because of the progressive nature of the disease, it may become necessary to transfer the resident to another facility that provides the appropriate care.

Facilities specializing in the treatment of Alzheimer’s and dementia should provide a treatment plan that considers not only the resident’s medical needs, but also the needs of the entire family with social services, professional consultations and individualized treatment reviews. Within the facility emphasis should be placed on providing a calm, soothing environment that is sensitive to the needs of the patient.

Did you like what you read here? Order your FREE copy of Destination DFW Relocation Guide!

 

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Related Content

Assisted Living and Memory Care in Frisco, Texas

The Cottages at Chapel Creek are located in Frisco, Texas and offer memory care for people moving to the Dallas Fort Worth area.

Nursing Homes

Nursing homes that offer residents assistance with eating, bathing, dressing, laundry, housekeeping, and keeping track of medications.

Senior Housing Options

Many senior care housing communities employ medically trained staff, provide housekeeping and meal preparation services, as well as transportation for shopping, medical visits, and social outings.

Add your comment: