Alzheimers

Alzheimer's Disease
3:38 pm
Mon April 1, 2013

Idaho Lawmakers Asked To Consider Statewide Alzheimer’s Plan

Boise State University professor Troy Rohn is a member of the Idaho Alzheimer's Planning Group
Credit Samantha Wright / Boise State Public Radio

Last year, we told you about a group of stakeholders working together to create a state plan to help Alzheimer’s patients and their families.  The Idaho Alzheimer's Planning Group has now released that plan. 

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Health Care
6:35 am
Mon May 7, 2012

Group Creating A State Plan For Alzheimer’s Crisis

Brett Sayer Flickr

New figures from the Alzheimer’s Association show 75-thousand people in Idaho - usually family members - are helping care for a patient with the disease.  An organization known as the Idaho Alzheimer’s Planning Group is working on a state plan to help patients and those caregivers.

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