El Mirage, which is found in a mostly suburban section of Maricopa County, has 5 residential care facilities which provide residents an assortment of care options to select from. Public transportation choices may be limited, making it tough to get around the city without a car or family member or friend. According to the latest published surveys there are several top rated nursing homes, as well as hospitals in and around the city.
Senior Living Services
It is important to ask for the right combination of amenities so that you or your loved one can feel comfortable. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Palliative care and medical support
Nurses available 24-hours
El Mirage has a diverse network of care facilities that can meet seniors' unique requirements which can go over and above the typical level of amenities or services. If religion is important to you or your loved one, many long term care facilities offer prayer services on-site, while those that offer off site services usually arranging for a way for them to get there. A lot of facilities also have a number of specialists on-call in the event advanced care is needed, Gerontologists, Psychologists, Podiatrists and Dentists among others. Some facilities offer kosher meals. They may allow cats or dogs, arrange outdoor activities, and provide parking.
While not required, when contacting the facilities listed below it can be convenient to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might require.
Senior Living Costs
The price for services is different based on the services required, but in the city standard residential care facilities are in the range of $3,500 to $4,800 per month. On the other hand, the cost of assisted living facilities in Arizona is $3,520 per month. Individuals that could use assistance covering the cost of care may be eligible for financial aid through local and/or federal governments. View a more detailed table of costs with comparisons for other nearby cities below.
Source: Aggregated from the Genworth 2013, 2015 Cost of Care Survey, state licensing units, and from facility surveys. While we make every effort to ensure accuracy, please confirm details with facilities directly.