Alzheimer Center (Dementia Center)
Taxonomy Code 311500000X

Classification: Alzheimer Center (Dementia Center)

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Description

A freestanding facility or special care unit of a long term care facility focusing on patient care of individuals diagnosed with dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease or their related diseases. Six elements of the facility/unit set it apart from other (the rest of the) facilities(y): Admission of residents with dementia (including those with Alzheimer's disease); Staff who are specially selected, trained, and supervised; Activities that are specifically designed for the cognitively impaired; A marketing of a special care unit in brochures; A high level of family involvement; and A physical environment designed to keep residents safe and segregated from other populations.

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Alzheimer Centers (Dementia Centers) Ratio per 10,000 Population by State

Data based on 2014 Census Population Estimates. Organization information last updated 1/29/2019


Green Color Indicates no Organization(s) recorded for that state

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The NPI Database was last updated on 1/29/2019 with 5,858,761 records.

Alzheimer Centers (Dementia Centers) per State with Population Ratio