San Diego County Supervisors Approve 10-Year Action Plan To Address Alzheimer’s Disease
On Tuesday, San Diego County Supervisors approved a 10-year action plan to for Alzheimer's disease that includes education, research, diagnosis and caregiving efforts. Some programs mentioned in the action plan already are underway, including a campaign to raise $7 million for research, efforts to draft new guidelines for physicians and other projects. The plan also includes the long-term goals of reducing the cost of long-term care and improving access to adult day health care services.
- "Local Alzheimer's Project Is Pushing Forward" (Sisson, U-T San Diego, 3/17).