Do you have a loved one suffering from delirium or dementia? It’s important to know the differences, causes, and symptoms of these two conditions so you’re prepared to take care of your loved one. If you are researching the differences between delirium vs. dementia, we have compiled a list of the symptoms and signs you need to be familiar with.
Terra Vista of Oakbrook Terrace’s Executive Director Natalie McFarland, BSN, RN, CDP has been named the Certified Dementia Practitioner of the Year by the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners for her outstanding work in the field of dementia care. The award presentation is December 3rd, 2019, at Terra Vista of Oakbrook Terrace and will be attended by Chief Operations
The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) has announced that Terra Vista of Oakbrook Terrace, in Oakbrook Terrace, IL, has earned AFA’s “Excellence in Care (EIC) Dementia Care Program of Distinction.” Dementia care settings are eligible to achieve this national recognition after successfully undergoing an extensive evaluation of staff, procedures, and environment, ensuring best practices in dementia care. “Terra Vista of
Terra Vista is a technology driven Alzheimer’s assisted living community and is excited to announce the kick off of “Vista Social”, our new web based community and family engagement application. Teaming up with world renowned, CareMerge, an innovative and tech savvy organization who is paving the way to enhance communication within the care community, Vista Social is one more example
Nancy McCaffrey, Director of Senior Housing Development, Kensington Management Group and Operations Director for Terra Vista of Oakbrook Terrace, has partnered with the Alzheimer’s Association as an ambassador for the 8th congressional district. After meeting with Jennifer Belkov, Vice President of Public Policy and Advocacy for the Greater Illinois Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, McCaffrey had some encouraging words to
Lombard, IL August 29, 2014 – Nancy McCaffrey, Director of Senior Housing Development for Terra Vista, had the honor of opening “Coffee and Conversation with Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth.” The Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Illinois Chapter hosted the event. The event was a rare opportunity for health care professionals and caregivers in the 8th Congressional District to meet in a small, casual
Terra Vista of Oakbrook Terrace advanced its construction, appoints Natalie McFarland, BSN, RN as Executive Director and opened a new information office.
Terra Vista of Oakbrook Terrace – Oakbrook Terrace, IL Terra Vista of Oakbrook Terrace – Oakbrook Terrace, IL – Chapel Hill Understanding Dementia Seminar Executive Director, Natalie McFarland, RN, BSN will be presenting “Understanding Dementia.” McFarland is a Dementia Care Educator and expert and will explain the differences between Alzheimer’s and dementia, as well as other helpful information. Following her
Terra Vista of Oakbrook Terrace – Oakbrook Terrace, IL Terra Vista’s Executive Director, Natalie McFarland, RN, BSN, recently addressed the Villa Park Rotarty at a weekly luncheon. McFarland was invited to give an informational presentation by Village Manager, Rich Keehner. The Villa Park Rotary meets once a week to discuss local issues and stay connected with the community. As a