$69 – $79

Living Alone with Alzheimer’s: A Solutions Summit

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Reno Airport Plaza Hotel by Best Western

1981 Terminal Way

Reno, NV 89502

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Nearly 10% of all households in Northern Nevada is a person older than 65 living on their own--and with dementia affecting 1 person in 9 over age 65 its easy to see the dimensions of a growing challenge.

The Living Alone with Alzheimer's Summit agenda will include conversations with persons who are navigating life with Alzheimer’s or a related dementia, an overview of the numbers and types of single person households they live in, health and social risk factors such as social isolation, and ethical dilemmas to consider. Solutions providers from social services, health care and technology sectors will be featured.

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Persons living with dementia, caregivers, administrators and staff from care communities, Alzheimer/dementia care providers, dementia friendly community leaders, health care systems, elder abuse prevention efforts, elder care managers and attorneys, hospital emergency department staff and organizations directing care systems for persons dually eligible for Medicare and Medicaid.

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The final portion of the meeting will be a forum for networking to identify potential partners in las Vegas and Clark County to work on this issue, espeacially as it impacts hospital stays and readmissions.

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Reno Airport Plaza Hotel by Best Western

1981 Terminal Way

Reno, NV 89502

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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