February 2016 - Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation

Archive Monthly Archives: February 2016

Alzheimer’s Patients in Psychiatric Hospitals

By Allan Vann, Huffington Post, February 29, 2016 My wife Clare has Alzheimer’s disease and recently spent three weeks in a psychiatric hospital, a separate building among many on a huge hospital campus. Clare was admitted due to severe anxiety issues, and I was extremely impressed with the quality of medical care she received from her psychiatrist […]

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Supervision of Alzheimer’s Residents in Assisted Living Facilities

By Allan Vann, Huffington Post, February 15, 2016 I am incredibly fortunate to have my wife, Clare, residing in an excellent assisted living facility (ALF). Residents with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and other forms of dementia are in a separate lock-down unit in a facility that has many caring aides and five or six hours of daily scheduled […]

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