Here are some facts & figures shared in the Alzheimer's Association April Newsletter:
People with Alzheimer’s and other Dementias Cost Medicaid 19 Times More than Older People without These Conditions
New Report Finds an Estimated 1 out of 7 People With Alzheimer’s Live Alone
According to the Alzheimer’s Association’s® 2012 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures, Caring for people with Alzheimer’s and other dementias will cost the United States an estimated $200 billion in 2012, including $140 billion paid by Medicare and Medicaid.
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