CODY REGIONAL HEALTH
WILL JOIN THE ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION’S
WALK TO END ALZHEIMER’S®
Park County Raises Awareness and Funds for Alzheimer’s and Dementia
Cody, Wyoming, 02/20/2020 – Cody Regional Health is pleased to support the Alzheimer’s Association
– Wyoming Chapter’s efforts to plan the first ever Walk to
End Alzheimer’s in Park County. Walk to End Alzheimer’s is
the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s
care, support and research programs. Cody Regional Health’s Long
Term Care Center Administrator, Brian Huso, has agreed to serve as the
Planning Committee’s Chair. With more than 10,000 diagnosed, an
estimated 10,000 undiagnosed and more than 28,000 unpaid caregivers here
in Wyoming, every community is impacted by this catastrophic disease.
The committee is actively seeking volunteers and local businesses interested
in joining the fight. If interested, contact Alzheimer’s Association
– Wyoming Chapter at (307) 459-1701 or by email at: email@example.com.
More than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's disease –
the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States. Additionally, more
than 16 million family members and friends provide care to people with
Alzheimer’s and other dementias. For more information on the Alzheimer’s
Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s, visit
About Cody Regional Health
Cody Regional Health (CRH) is a national leading critical care access healthcare
system serving Northwest Wyoming. CRH employs and partners with over 100
providers offering a wide variety of compressive services including a
walk-in clinic, Orthopaedic clinic, wound care clinic and cardiology center.
Adjacent to our hospital is a 94-bed Long-Term Care Center and 16-bed
chemical dependency center. CRH offer an 8-bed hospice care house and
a regional cancer center. CRH abides by the Planetree philosophy as a
model of health care. The Planetree model strives to enhance patient comfort
by personalizing, humanizing and demystifying the health care experience.
More information can be found at
Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s®
The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the
world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s
care, support and research. Since 1989, the Alzheimer’s Association
mobilized millions of Americans in the Alzheimer’s Association Memory Walk®; now the Alzheimer’s Association is continuing to lead the way with
Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Together, we can end Alzheimer’s.
The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization
in Alzheimer’s research, care and support. Our mission is to eliminate
Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide
and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk
of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Our vision is a world
without Alzheimer’s®. Visit
www.alz.org or call 800.272.3900.