Health Affairs Issue Examines Alzheimer Disease
April 11, 2014 | Aging Services Risk Management
The April 2014 issue of Health Affairs focuses on Alzheimer disease, offering perspectives on legislation, research, care models, caregiver support, workforce support, elder abuse, care settings, and end-of-life care. One article discusses elements of optimal dementia care in nursing homes. In this setting, dementia care should be person-centered and focus on quality of life, the authors write.