Assessment

A multidisciplinary evaluation of an older person’s memory or physical and psychological health with a team of health-care professionals (physicians, psychologists, social workers, and nurses). Programs provide treatment or referrals. Medicare, TennCare, private insurance, or private pay.

Outpatient Geriatric Assessment Units

Patient can be referred for outpatient assessment by self, family, physician, or community agency.

University Neurology Cole Neuroscience Center: 521-6174

Cherokee Mills 2200 Sutherland Ave., 37919
Provides evaluation, treatment, planning, and caregiver support for persons with Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders, multiple sclerosis, ALS, epilepsy, Huntington disease, and stroke.  |  Website »

The Pat Summitt Clinic: 305-CARE (2273)

The University of Tennessee Medical Center 1932 Alcoa Highway, Bldg. C, Suite 150, 37920
Provides evaluation, diagnosis, imaging, prevention and wellness, caregiver support services, community outreach and education, and research trial opportunities for persons with Alzheimer’s disease and other diseases.  |  Website »

Inpatient Geriatric Assessment Units

In-hospital evaluation of older adults who have medical, behavioral, mood or memory problems. Short-term inpatient treatment. Physician referral.

Senior Behavioral Health: 373-1745

Division of Peninsula Hospital; member of Covenant Health
Parkwest Medical Center
9352 Park West Boulevard, 37923 |  Website »