CT Commission on Aging

Major Initiatives

Task Force on Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia

Final Report of Alzheimer's Task Force (December 31, 2013)

The Task Force was charged with analyzing and making recommendations on the subject of Alzheimer's disease and dementia, including:

1. Services provided to persons diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and dementia; including persons with early-state and early-onset of Alzheimer's disease, and such persons' family members and caregivers

2. Legislative policy changes to better serve such persons, family members and caregivers

3. Coordination between state agencies and private community-based health care providers to serve such persons, family members and caregivers

4. Case management services for such persons, family members and caregivers

5. The transition of such persons from one health care facility to another

6. Placement of such persons in community-based settings or health care facilities other than nursing home facilities, when feasible.

Task Force Members

Meeting Agenda Meeting Audio CT-N coverage
9/5/2013 9/5/2013 Audio Not available
9/3/2013 9/3/2013 Audio 9/3/2013 CT-N
9/26/2013 9/26/2013 Audio Not Available
11/5/2013 11/5/2013 Audio 11/5/2013 CT-N
11/19/2013 11/19/2013 Audio  11/19/2013 CT-N
12/5/2013 12/5/2013 Not available
12/19/2013 12/19/2013 Not available











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