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Alzheimer’s Disease Initiative Memory Disorder Clinics

The state of Florida has designated 15 memory disorder clinics that provide comprehensive assessments, diagnostic services, and treatment to individuals who exhibit symptoms of Alzheimer's disease and related memory disorders. Currently, the state of Florida funds 13 of the 15 memory disorder clinics. The clinics also develop training programs and materials and conduct training for caregivers, respite service providers and health care professionals in the care of persons with Alzheimer's disease and related memory disorders.

In addition, memory disorder clinics are responsible for conducting applied research that is service-related and are selected in conjunction with the Department of Elder Affairs. Clinics are established at medical schools, teaching hospitals, and public and private not-for-profit hospitals throughout the state in accordance with section 430.502, Florida Statutes.

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