Phone Contact: 1-877-978-3338
Most recent Medicare.gov rating: N/A
Address Contact: 8919 Park Rd, Charlotte NC
Lifestyle Options Offered: Hospice Care, Nursing Home Care, Alzheimer's & Memory Care, Short-Term/Respite Care, Continuning Care (CCRC), and Assisted Living
About Southminster Retirement Community
Located in Charlotte, NC, Southminster Retirement Community is a senior living community offering Hospice Care, Nursing Home Care, Alzheimer's & Memory Care, Short-Term/Respite Care, Continuning Care (CCRC), and Assisted Living. Average costs for skilled nursing care in North Carolina start at $82.00 per night with an average cost of $204.00 for private accommodations, while the costs for assisted living communities range from $1,700.00 per month with an average cost of $3,397.00.
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As an Assisted Living Community, Southminster Retirement Community allows for residents to live independently in an apartment-like residence while still having access to assistance with daily living through the preparation of meals, medication administration, light housekeeping duties, and laundry. This is an ideal living situation for seniors who are in the middle ground of not being requiring the more intensive care of a nursing home or CCRC, but still requiring some level of assistance on a daily basis. This type of community is normally less expensive than other types of more intensive care (e.g., memory care). Best of all, Assisted Living communities like Southminster Retirement Community can give you the peace of mind in knowing that your loved one is being cared for while maintaining a level of independence.
Southminster Retirement Community is a Nursing Home that is designed to provide intensive and specialized care for patients 24 hours a day. The type of care in this facility is generally designated for acute or rehabilitation from a serious illness such as a stroke, broken bones/joints, and/or major surgeries. The 24 hour staff provides residents with nurses, LPNs (Licensed Practical Nurse), and CNAs (Certified Nursing Assistant). Nursing homes are designed to cater towards multiple types of patient care including short-term rehabilitation for surgical recovery and long-term medical supervision services.
It is possible to find a nursing home like Southminster Retirement Community with unique programs, such as dedicated care for people suffering from Alzheimer's or similar health issues. Some facilities also offer temporary care, which can offer a much-needed break for family members caring for someone who is sick or disabled. When looking at nursing homes like Southminster Retirement Community, it is important to get clear comparisons. Medicare ratings offer a good starting point -- each nursing home should have a rating on a 5-point scale, which is publicly available (and listed on this site in the "Quick Info" section above). Determining eligibility for Medicaid and Medicare will also be vital, as most facilities offer several different payment options, along with tools such as long-term care insurance, to make paying for future care easier.
Southminster Retirement Community provides specialized care for seniors with Alzheimer's, Dementia, or significant Memory loss. The physical design of the community provides safeguards for residents who may wander (e.g., circular floor plans), as well as caregivers specially trained to help those suffering from dementia or memory loss.
Compassionate hospice care is also available at Southminster Retirement Community which will provide your loved ones and family members with high quality end of life care, as well as family support during such tough times.