February 12, 2023 by suzannesmom
“Is there a better way to care for dementia patients? And what might that look like?
” ‘I think it really focuses on what’s the day-to-day life and looking at this balance between safety and freedom,’
Photo: Alex Halada/AFP via Getty Images.
Elderly spectators arrive to attend a concert specifically tailored to people living with dementia at the Wiener Musikverein in Vienna on December 5, 2022.
“And that’s exactly what the Netherlands did when they opened up the first-ever ‘dementia village,’ where residents can live freely despite their memory loss.
” ‘Officially, it’s a nursing home, so we offer highly complex care, skilled nursing. But it does not look anything like a nursing home’…”
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Suzanne’s Mom’s Blog source: https://suzannesmomsblog.com/2023/02/12/too-litigious-for-happy-aging/#like-51904