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Dementia Care
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Dementia/Alzheimer Care Program

Caremed recognizes the importance of Dementia/Alzheimer's and has developed training, oversight, and procedures to help ease the stress, strain and burden to the caregiver while increasing the safety for the patient and maintaining their independence as long as possible.

Generally speaking, dementia is an illness of older adults, which suggests that as our population live longer, the urgency to better address dementia increases. Dementia is an umbrella term for a group of cognitive disorders typically characterized by memory impairment, as well as marked difficulty in the domains of language, motor activity, object recognition, and disturbance of executive function – the ability to plan, organize, and abstract.