Location

Tuality Healthcare Education Center (THEC)

Start Date

24-4-2009 2:00 PM

End Date

24-4-2009 4:00 PM

Description

This case revolved around a 72 year old, recently widowed, woman named Mary who is beginning to experience changes in her daily routine. While the potential exists for her to “fall through the cracks” of the health care system, she is fortunate enough to encounter health-care professionals who screen and make appropriate referrals.

Professions included: dental hygiene, occupational therapy, pharmacy, psychology, physical therapy, physician assistant.

Comments

These case materials were updated with an occupational therapy component and presented again in 2012. The case materials available for download include the new component.



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Alzheimer’s Disease: Mary’s Journey Through the Health-care System

Tuality Healthcare Education Center (THEC)

This case revolved around a 72 year old, recently widowed, woman named Mary who is beginning to experience changes in her daily routine. While the potential exists for her to “fall through the cracks” of the health care system, she is fortunate enough to encounter health-care professionals who screen and make appropriate referrals.

Professions included: dental hygiene, occupational therapy, pharmacy, psychology, physical therapy, physician assistant.