American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living. (2013). Caring for Persons with Dementia during an Influenza Pandemic. American Health Care Association.
This basic guide is for non-clinical staff who become involved in direct patient care during an influenza pandemic or other emergency particularly if they do not normally care for patients with dementia. The document addresses areas of concern for long-term care residents with dementia that may require special attention during an influenza pandemic, along with potential response strategies.