March 13, 2018
Using Technology to Improve the Lives of 5.5 Million Dementia Patients
Patients with chronic conditions are 20% more likely to be readmitted to the hospital if they also have dementia.
To address this, Landmark has a pilot program with Ceresti Health, a company creating tablet-based education, monitoring and support for caregivers of dementia patients.
Dr. Chris Dennis, Landmark’s Chief Behavioral Health Officer states, “For this medically complex population, it’s another arrow in the quiver.” Read on to learn more.
Why All Health Care Providers Need to Be Age-Friendly
Older adults will outnumber children by 2034 and yet the U.S. health care system is not focused on older patient's very specific needs
Creating a Safe Home for Those with Alzheimer’s
Landmark providers specialize in home evaluations and modifications and can help adapt the home setting to meet patients’ needs.