Resources & Education at Hillcrest Health Services

Hillcrest Home & Community Services hosted a Neurological Forum featuring a discussion among the region’s leading experts in Geriatric Neurology.

Moderated by Dr. Anna Fisher, Director of Quality & Education at Hillcrest Health Services, the forum includes presentations by the following:

  • Dr. T. Scott Diesing, Neurologist, Methodist Hospital; Topic: Progressive Supra Nuclear Palsy
  • Dr. Deborah Hoffnung, Clinical Neuropsychologist, Alegent Creighton Health; Topic: Lewy Body Dementia
  • Dr. Dan Murman, Neurologist, University of Nebraska Medical Center; Topic: Huntington Disease
  • Dr. Rebecca Reilly, Geriatric Medicine, Methodist Hospital; Topic: Frontotemporal Dementia/Atypical Dementia

View the video to learn more about the latest information on neurological diagnoses and the behaviors, decline and end-stage symptoms of these conditions.

Now What?

To learn more about dementia and eldercare, view the Now What? Living with Dementia television series, developed by Dr. Fisher in collaboration with NET Television and the Consortium of Dementia Alternatives. The program features expertise and advice for those living with dementia and their caregivers.

Nebraska Advance Directive

A Nebraska Advance Directive protects your right to refuse medical treatment you do not want, or to request treatment you do want, in the event you lose the ability to make decisions yourself.  Print out this form to complete and consult with your attorney. You can learn more about Advance Care Planning here.