Care Planning in Early Alzheimer's Dementia

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Submitted by Minnesota North... on Apr 25, 2021 - 5:32pm CDT

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This lecture (1:41:26 minutes) by Karen Clay, ARNP, and Piruz Huda, MSW, LICSW, is part of the Northwest Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Center's 2021 Winter Lecture series, and discusses care planning in early Alzheimer's dementia. By the end of this lecture, learners should be able to: (1) provide support to and effectively communicate with persons with early-stage dementia; and (2) explore patient values and how they impact future care options and interventions. Topics covered include: uniqueness of advance care planning in dementia, safety and care issues, care resources, and incorporating care planning into clinic visits. Slides can be downloaded. (Presentation begins at 1:05 minutes).

Karen Clay
Piruz Huda