Focus: Facility Design

Georgia dementia care facility designed for emotion-based treatment

July 31, 2017

A Stone Mountain, Ga., health services facility is planning to launch a first-of-its-kind dementia care initiative in the U.S., according to an article on the DeKalb Neighbor website.

The facility is Georgia’s first-ever, built-to-suit household model.

Isakson Living will open the Park Springs Health Services, located adjacent to its resort-style continuing care retirement community Park Springs.

The Butterfly Household Model of Care emphasizes emotion-based care and the importance of a nurturing and supportive staff

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