Intergenerational photo with grandmother and grandchild

Heartland, ManorCare and Arden Courts are now part of the ProMedica family of services. The skilled nursing & rehabilitation, memory care, home health and hospice services you know us for are now part of an integrated health and well-being organization that includes hospitals, doctors and health insurance plans as well.

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Pain and Other Assessment in Dementia - Tam Cummings Webinar

Tam Cummings, Ph.D., Gerontologist

Author, Untangling Alzheimer’s: The Guide for Families and Professionals

Dementia professionals use a variety of tools to determine decline and remaining function in Persons with Dementia. Specific tools help us give physicians, nurses and caregiving staff a better picture of what is happening to the resident. Assessing for depression, anxiety, ADLs, IADLs, pain, etc., keeps arguments out of the doctor’s office and helps us to assist families in understanding the disease process.

Pain causes an estimated 50% of the behaviors in a Person with Dementia. Learn how to assess, plan and provide for pain treatment.