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What Is the Best Care for a Dementia Patient

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Dementia patient care can be complex and require a certain level of care tailored to each individual’s needs. Dementia care services may include medical care, dementia-specific therapeutic interventions, coordination with other health care providers, and dementia support services. At The Corrigan House, we understand dementia and the importance of individualized dementia care. Our team provides experienced dementia care specialists, safe senior dementia care activities, and a dementia-friendly environment.

Our dementia treatment program includes dementia assessments, dementia care planning, dementia management strategies, caregiver support and education, daily living training, behavior interventions, and dementia-friendly activities. We also provide dementia symptoms management services such as pain control, sleep hygiene counseling, and other comfort measures. Our focus is to create an environment that maximizes safety while promoting independence, dignity, and quality of life.

To learn more about dementia patient care services, contact The Corrigan House today at 570.956.0463. Our team is here to provide the best dementia care for seniors and ensure every dementia patient has access to compassionate dementia care. We look forward to hearing from you.

How Can Senior Dementia Care Help

For individuals with dementia and their families, finding the proper senior dementia care can make a difference. Such personalized dementia care minimizes any hardship that dementia presents for the individual, providing the best possible quality of life. Senior dementia care should offer a person the medical, social, and emotional needs to deliver optimal support.

Proper dementia patient care requires dementia-specific training to assist with everyday activities, recognize potential behavior changes, and communicate with family members when necessary. With adapted resources and experienced caregivers, dementia patients can get the quality care they deserve.

What Are Dementia Care Services?

At The Corrigan House, dementia care services are tailored to each person’s needs. Our team of dementia experts is trained in utmost sensitivity and understanding, so our dementia residents can always feel secure and supported. We provide a wide range of services, including activities to help stimulate those individuals who can partake and opportunities for meaningful social interactions. Furthermore, medical staff is on-site to provide medications and oversee health concerns. Some of those services include:

  • Dementia assessments and dementia care plans
  • Cognitive and memory support
  • Activity planning, dementia-friendly activities, and dementia behavior interventions
  • Coordination with other health care providers to ensure the best dementia patient care
  • Dementia symptom management services
  • Caregiver support and education

At The Corrigan House, we strive to make every dementia resident feel seen, heard, and understood—one day at a time.

Benefits of a Dementia Care Program for Seniors

Dementia care programs for seniors provide support services, such as dementia-specific assessments, dementia-focused activities, and caregiver education. These services can help dementia residents live more meaningful and independent lives and provide their caregivers with invaluable knowledge and advice. Proper dementia patient care can delay the progression of dementia and aid in maintaining cognitive abilities in seniors with dementia.

As dementia progresses, a dementia care program can even provide additional assistance with activities of daily living—from dressing to preparing meals and guidance on managing behaviors like aggression or wandering. With a dementia care program, seniors and their families can feel reassured that compassionate professionals are there to provide the best possible care for them in whatever way is needed.

For dementia residents and their families, getting qualified senior dementia care is essential. The Corrigan House is here to provide dementia patient care services with compassion and understanding.

Learn More About Dementia Patient Care at The Corrigan House

Caring for residents with dementia can be complicated and challenging yet rewarding. Sanford Behavioral Health can provide dementia patient care services tailored to each resident’s needs. We understand how difficult dementia can be for individuals and their families, but with our care, you can put your mind at ease. The Corrigan House has decades of experience in dementia patient care and aims to provide the best possible dementia care services to our residents.

If you have any questions about dementia care or want to learn more, please contact us today. We look forward to helping you provide your loved one with the dementia care they deserve. Contact us at 570.956.0463 for more resources or schedule a tour of our community.