Tag: Dementia

Improving Safety for Patients with Dementia

Improving Safety for Patients with Dementia

DCND – (November 2018)-¬†November is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month and we are focusing on improving safety for patients with the disease. One of our providers, Brandi Ballantyne, DNP just completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice Degree and made safety and dementia her doctoral project.   “Like many other families, I have experienced the difficulties of caring...


Science Night Community Dinner

Hear from local experts including Dr. Ken Pugar on several topics surrounding dementia and Alzheimer’s at the annual Community Dinner by the Alzheimer’s Association. Advancements in diagnosis of dementia and Alzheimer’s. Caregiver Stress. How music therapy can help with dementia. Research. Bio-markers. The dinner will be held on Nov 8th at the Sinclair Conference Center....