Geriatric Medicine

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    Taxonomy Code: LV-3300.2900

    Programs that are staffed by specialists who provide comprehensive preventive, diagnostic and treatment services for elderly individuals who have diseases or conditions that are associated with the aging process. Special assistance may include recognizing altered presentations of illnesses, dealing with multisystem organ involvement, handling special drug interactions, utilizing resources such as nursing homes and community social services, and assisting with ethical issues in the care of people who are elderly.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    A. HOLLY PATTERSON EXTENDED CARE FACILITYOffers extensive medical care to residents. Provides rehabilitative services, psychiatric care, dental and ophthalmology care, podiatry services, cardiology evaluations and treatment, and neurological testing. Offers specialized units for residents including: The Alzheimer's Unit, The AIDS Unit, The Wound Care Unit, The Rehabilitation Unit, and The Respiratory Unit (including ventilator-dependent patients). Activities for residents include: community field trips, cultural programs, adapted sports, and holiday celebrations. The Patterson Center is licensed by the New York State Department of Health and accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Organizations. Offers inpatient and outpatient dialysis.NassauA. HOLLY PATTERSON EXTENDED CARE FACILITYNASSAU UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
    DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINEProvides 31 full-time faculty physicians as well as 12 part-time, 83 resident physicians and 15 fellows who provide comprehensive care in eight divisions that make up the department. Staff oversees both the inpatient and outpatient medical services offered by the Internal Medicine and Medical Subspecialty divisions.NassauDEPARTMENT OF MEDICINENASSAU UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
    FAMILY MEDICINE CENTERProvides comprehensive range of services from routine care to obstetrical and gynecological care, geriatrics and pediatric care with a focus on preventive medicine. Functions as a teaching facility with a family practice residency program.NassauFAMILY MEDICINE CENTERSOUTH NASSAU COMMUNITIES HOSPITAL
    GERIATRIC NETWORKProvides monthly meetings for Healthcare professionals in Southold Town and throughout Suffolk County, on updating information concerning healthcare issues. Meetings held the last Wednesday of each month at 1:30pm at the Human Services Building.SuffolkSENIOR SERVICESTOWN OF SOUTHOLD
    GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY INPATIENT SERVICEProvides inpatient care for the elderly with dementia, depression, and psychosis. Services offered include: Pharmacotherapy, group therapy, family therapy and milieu therapy. Call for more information.GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY INPATIENT SERVICETHE ZUCKER HILLSIDE HOSPITAL
    GERIATRICSEmploys a multidisciplinary approach to evaluate, diagnose, and develop treatment plans for older adults. Provides full written report to referring physician (if any) and discusses report with patient and significant family. Provides ongoing care to patients requesting it. Operates Memory Disorders Program to assess and treat cognitive dysfunction and to provide educational and counseling services to families/caregivers. Maintains a Home Visit Program concentrating on the frail elderly.NassauNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-MANHASSETNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-MANHASSET
    HEALTH UPDATE FOR SENIORS AND THEIR FAMILIESOffers specialized primary care and geriatric consultative services to individuals 65 years and older with complex health problems and chronic medical conditions as well as to those who enjoy good health. Provides information about community programs for the elderly such as senior day care and free transportation to medical appointments, as well as medical evaluations for community-based resources. Also host support groups for adult children and spouses who serve as caregivers. For further information please call (516)663-2234.NassauHEALTH UPDATE FOR SENIORS AND THEIR FAMILIESWINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    LONG ISLAND GERIATRIC EDUCATION CENTEROffers healthcare professionals and social providers in the areas of geriatrics and gerontology continuing education and training programs focusing on primary care, health promotion, disease prevention, multicultural aging and outreach services. Provides a Geriatric Resource Center with a wide range of resources along with a Speaker's Bureau. Innovations in the geriatric field and clinical updates are disseminated through interdisciplinary courses, team training, distance learning and workshops.SuffolkLONG ISLAND GERIATRIC EDUCATION CENTERSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    LONG TERM GERIATRIC CARESkilled nursing facility providing medical and rehabilitative therapies, respiratory (trach) care, dementia care and hospice care for the terminally ill.SuffolkLONG TERM GERIATRIC CAREOUR LADY OF CONSOLATION NURSING AND REHABILITATIVE CARE CENTER
    NEUWIRTH MEMORY DISORDERS PROGRAMProvides medication for Alzheimer's Disease and other cognitive disorders group and/or individual therapy medication for psychiatric and behavioral disturbances psychological treatment approaches caregiver psychoeducation and support referral to other relevant community resources opportunities to participate in ongoing research on medications to improve memory. Call for more information.NEUWIRTH MEMORY DISORDERS PROGRAMTHE ZUCKER HILLSIDE HOSPITAL

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