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  Dementia is brain disease that is possible for anyone. Oneself and family, friend, anyone including neighboring person may suffer from dementia.
But life in house and area that lived so long if there are any neighboring understanding and consideration, cooperation of appropriate medical care and care is possible even if we suffer from dementia.
Is it dementia? We consult medical institution as soon as possible without holding alone if we think of this, and let's talk with consultation counter.

 

As for dementia, early consultation, early checkup is material

 15% of elderly people 65 years or older are dementia, and, according to the Surveys of Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare study group, it is estimated that the number of the dementia patients of the whole country amounts to about 4.62 million (2012). In addition, dementia elderly person (more than everyday life independence degree 2) using nursing-care insurance system reaches about 3.05 million people (2012).

   The number of the dementia elderly people in Saga is estimated at about 20,000 people (2012), and it is predicted that it will increase in future. (estimation level of number of Saga that dementia elderly person independence degree 2 that the number of the dementia elderly people was made from the number of the people of support required, certification for long-term care is or more.)

 

  Dementia is brain disease that is possible for anyone. Oneself and family, friend, anyone including neighboring person may suffer from dementia.

 But life in house and area that lived so long if there are any neighboring understanding and consideration, cooperation of appropriate medical care and care is possible even if we suffer from dementia.

 In addition, we can delay progress with medicine by receiving consultation, diagnosis early, and though we thought with dementia, it is revealed that it is different disease if we receive diagnosis, and which treats, and recovered comes.

 As dementia is disease not to be cured, not ..., is it dementia? We consult medical institution at early time if we think of this, and let's talk with consultation counter!

 

 

 

Saga dementia disease medical center (specialized medical consultation)

 

Saga dementia disease medical center

 In Saga, we appoint four places of medical institutions as "Saga dementia disease medical center".

 

 Purpose of dementia disease medical center setting is dementia elderly person by cooperation system reinforcement of early appropriate diagnosis, medical care and care of dementia and support of the family. We aim at being able to live in area where dementia elderly person lived so long in peace.

 Early checkup, treatment is important for dementia. At first, please consult with family teacher knowing everyday state if we feel to for "dementia".

 In addition, please use as you install telephone for specialized medical consultation about dementia in dementia disease medical center.

 

 1-designated medical institution

   The Saga University medical department hospital (Saga-shi)

   Incorporated administrative agency national hospital mechanism Hizen mind medical center (Yoshinogari-cho)

   Medical corporation foundation companion society Ureshino Onsen Hospital (Ureshino-shi)

   The medical corporation soughing of the wind through pine-trees society banks of a river Hospital (Karatsu-shi)

 

 2 designated date

    December 1, 2011     ※We updated designation on March 29, 2017.  

 

 Main role of 3 dementia disease medical centers

    Specialist in dementia disease medical center, clinical psychology engineer, mental health welfare person conduct the following affairs.

  • Specialized medical consultation (telephone, interview, introduction of medical institution) about dementia
  • Differential diagnosis of dementia and initial correspondence based on that
  • The immediate nature period treatment for peripheral symptom and physical complications
  • Workshop to family medicine
  • Dementia disease medical care cooperation meeting
  • Contact, adjustment with Local Elderly Care Management Center
  • Disseminate information

 

 Medical institution specialized in 4 cooperation

    We take psychiatric practice organization (the prefecture 17 medical institution) and the cooperation system that peripheral symptom of dementia is treated.

 

 

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Saga dementia call center (we can talk about trouble on the telephone)

 

Saga dementia call center

 Dementia and trouble that family has last for many divergences to symptom and care of dementia, mental thing. Therefore we established "Saga dementia call center" as dementia and telephone consultation counters such as the family in Saga.

 You want to know care service about dementia to want you to hear story that is tired from care of dementia, and is not appreciated, and please call casually without being alone, and being troubled. Counselor has asking of trouble.

      1. Phone number 0952-37-8545
      2. It is 4:00 p.m. from 10:00 a.m. for five days a week (Monday through Friday) at consultation time     But holiday and New Year holidays (from December 29 to January 3) are excluded. 
      3. Counselor    Person with nonprofit foundation dementia and member of family of meeting Saga Branch
      4. Fee for consultation    Free (consultant bears call charge)  

 

Juvenile dementia support center

 Juvenile dementia is dementia to develop in so-called active play generations under 65.
 Cause varies. There is social economical home-like problem, and the person and family have effect that is different from dementia of elderly person because they play a central role in family and society.
 In the prefecture, we set up "Saga juvenile dementia support center" as consultation counter of the person of juvenile dementia and family.
 As medical care, the welfare person concerned, the office company accept even consultation from whom including the person and family, please feel free to contact.
 
      1. Phone number 0952-37-8545
      2. Consultation time    But holiday and New Year holidays (from December 29 to January 3) are excluded at 4:00 p.m. from 10:00 a.m. for five days a week (Monday through Friday). 
      3. Counselor juvenile dementia support coordinator
      4. Fee for consultation for free (consultant bears call charge)
      5. Please reserve consultation form telephone, consultation by interview, visit on the telephone.

 

 

Family medicine

 

 As we think family medicine to know the everyday situation to be able to feel free to contact, at first, let's talk about dementia with worry with family medicine.

 We may be introduced specialists as needed.
 In the prefecture, we hold "improvement in family medicine dementia vs. stress workshop" for family medicine under Saga forgetfulness consultation networks and the cosponsorship.
  
 

Specialist in dementia support

 

 "The specialist in dementia support training training" held in national Geriatrics and Gerontology center is completed, and specialist in dementia support relates to dementia diagnoses of family medicine

We perform cooperation cooperation with the part of consultation, adviser and municipalities and medical association, advice to Local Elderly Care Management Center, cooperation of the spread enlightenment promotion business.

 

 

Administration

Local Elderly Care Management Center

 The specialized staff (care manager, health nurse, social worker) for various consultations and problems to be concerned with to live of elderly person including care and health, the welfare and right protection general; give advice, and support to be able to receive service of welfare and Nursing insurance in cooperation with local related organizations.

 

 

Saga Center for Mental Health and Welfare, each Public Health and Welfare Office

 We perform specialized consultation about the mental health welfare such as dementia, depression. (please inquire for specialized consultation day.)

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Saga prefectural government office (corporation number 1000020410004)

〒840-8570
1-1-59, Jonai, Saga-shi
Tel: 0952-24-2111 (main)
Copyright© 2016 Saga Prefecture.All Rights Reserved.