Today, more than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease. By 2050, that number could rise as high as 16 million. To put it more starkly, every 66 seconds someone in the United States develops the disease. While Alzheimer’s accounts for up to 70% of dementia in the elderly, vascular dementia accounts for the majority of remaining cases. For senior living communities, these statistics add up to a growing need to protect residents at risk of elopement with a comprehensive wander management program—including a proven technology system.