DSA Statistics

The profile of Tasmanian clients accessing DSA services*

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The Dementia Behaviour Management Advisory Services support clients where behaviours impact on their care, either at home or in residential care settings. 

    56% of DBMAS clients are female, with an average age of 82.

  46% reduction in the total severity on the NPI**.

   29% of dementia patients have Alzheimer's disease, making it the most common type of dementia.

   33% of referrals are due to agitation in the patient.

   83% of referral goals have been met. 

 

Summary of DSA Statistics

NSW

Victoria

Queensland

ACT

Tasmania

WA

SA 

NT

56%

of DBMAS clients are female, with an average age of 82.

46%

reduction in the total severity on the NPI**

 29%

of dementia patients have Alzheimer's disease, making it the most common type of dementia.

 33%

of referrals are due to agitation in the patient.

83%

of referral goals have been met.