The Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care, and Services will hold a meeting at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on October 26, 2015 from 9am-5pm EDT. The meeting will be webcast live on http://www.hhs.gov/live.
The Council will discuss the process of developing new recommendations and how those recommendations relate to the National Plan. New Council members will also be welcomed.
The State Alzheimer’s Disease Plan Resource Center is currently under construction. Check back for state plan overviews, materials, and implementation efforts to-date.
The Department of Health and Human Services released the 2015 update to the Alzheimer’s National Plan in July 2015.
States are on the frontlines of the battle against Alzheimer’s and must develop and implement plans to address the rising costs and health-related problems associated with this disease.
Today the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced the release of the 2015 Update to the National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease. Read the updated plan at http://aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/napa/NatlPlan2015.shtml
The next meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care and Services is scheduled for Monday, July 27, 2015.
The meeting will be webcast live on http://www.hhs.gov/live.
The Advisory Council will hold a discussion of the expected bypass budget from the NIA, as well as international events on dementia. Experts on related dementias will also provide testimony.
More information is available here.
State plans feature similar goals and recommendations. Providing a broad overview, the Issues section features common strategies for success collected from numerous states.
Click here to learn more about Pennsylvania’s First Annual Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders Forum.
Two new topics added to the Issues section – Public Awareness and Dementia Friendly Communities.
State Plan Overviews added for all 50 states and DC, detailing legislative/executive action to develop the plan and membership of the planning oversight body.