Healthy Living: Parkinson’s Disease & Hospital Care

Parkinson’s disease is a movement disorder that’s often treated with medication, but the doses have to be taken at very precise times to work.

But what happens when Parkinson’s patients go to the hospital for an unrelated medical emergency? 05 11 20 Hl Parkinson's Pkg 5

In Healthy Living, Courtney Hunter has the new ways doctors and patients are addressing Parkinson’s specific needs.

As a result of the changes initiated at Hackensack University Medical Center, it’s the first hospital system in the country with a special certification for the care of Parkinson’s patients.

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