Unit 1A & Unit 2B: Acute dementia

Unit 1A and 2B are each 30 bed acute care units which provides assessment and treatment for patients who have organic disorders and are demonstrating moderate to severe behavioral dysfunctions. These behaviors may include aggression, resistance to care, and sexual inappropriateness. Common diagnoses include Alzheimer’s, followed by Vascular Dementia.

Upon discharge, patients are placed in the most suitable and supportive community living environment. A large number of patients go to continuing care facilities.

 

 

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