311500000X Taxonomy Code - Alzheimer Center (Dementia Center)

Taxonomy Code

Code: 311500000X

Type: Nursing & Custodial Care Facilities

Classification: Alzheimer Center (Dementia Center)

Specialization: N/A

Level: Level II - Classification

Definition: A freestanding facility or special care unit of a long term care facility focusing on patient care of individuals diagnosed with dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease or their related diseases. Six elements of the facility/unit set it apart from other (the rest of the) facilities(y): Admission of residents with dementia (including those with Alzheimer's disease); Staff who are specially selected, trained, and supervised; Activities that are specifically designed for the cognitively impaired; A marketing of a special care unit in brochures; A high level of family involvement; and A physical environment designed to keep residents safe and segregated from other populations.

Version: NCCU Provider Taxonomy Version 18.0

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