Building a Path to Better Dementia Care

Dementia care management is an important tool to improve the quality of care, ease the challenges of Alzheimer’s caregiving and reduce costs. Despite the benefits, dementia care management programs have not developed within the current Medicare fee-for-service system.

The Comprehensive Care for Alzheimers Act (S. 1125 / H.R. 2517), developed closely with bipartisan congressional champions, would streamline today’s complicated health care maze for people living with dementia and their caregivers. The bill would ask the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) to test a different payment structure for dementia care management. This model would provide services such as the development of a dementia care plan, care coordination and navigation, and caregiver education and support.

Thanks to AIM advocates, there’s growing bipartisan support for this legislation in Congress. But more work remains to turn this bill into law. Contact your members of Congress and ask for their support today!

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Learn where your member of Congress stands on AIM’s policy priorities and how you can help gain their support in the fight to end Alzheimer’s and all other dementia. 

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Our voices are stronger together. Help AIM advance legislation to improve the lives of people impacted by Alzheimer’s and all other dementia.

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