311500000X Taxonomy Code - Alzheimer Center (Dementia Center)

Taxonomy Code


Nursing & Custodial Care Facilities

Alzheimer Center (Dementia Center)


NCCU Provider Taxonomy Version 17.1

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.

Level II - Classification

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No. Taxonomy Code Taxonomy Clasification Taxonomy Specialization
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3 3104A0630X Assisted Living Facility Assisted Living, Behavioral Disturbances
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5 311Z00000X Custodial Care Facility
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