Alzheimer's Disease/Dementia

Admission Criteria for End Stage Alzheimer's Disease/Dementia
  • FAST level > 7
  • All intelligible vocabulary lost
  • Non-ambulatory
  • Unable to sit up independently
  • Unable to smile
  • Unable to hold head up
Must have either "a" or "b" below:
a. Comorbid conditions
b. Secondary conditions
  • Karnofsky score of 40 or less