Located in a principally rural part of San Diego County, Chula Vista has roughly 30 residential care facilities close to the city that provides residents a range of care options from which to choose from. Moving around the city of Chula Vista can potentially be tough, requiring a car or family member's help. As needed, there are nursing homes and hospitals in and around Chula Vista.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
Feeling relaxed at a residential care facility is primarily about finding the right amenities for the resident that are applicable at a given location. Chula Vista facilities provide amenities such as:
Physicians are on call
Experience nursing staff 24-hours a day
Hospice and comfort care
It is also possible to find senior care facilities that caters to patient needs. Some care facilities offer kosher meals. They may also allow dogs and cats, arrange activities, and provide parking. A lot of facilities also have a number of specialists on call in the event more advanced care is needed, Physicians, Dentists, Podiatrists, and Gerontologists to name a few. Some long-term care facilities offer transportation (either complementary or for a nominal fee), giving your loved one the option to see the city. Spanish and Filipino are spoken among the staff of several facilities in the city.
While not imperative, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be valuable to have the interested party's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility intake manager might have. This can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might need.
Senior Living Costs
Annual cost of elder care facilities in the city can run around $18,800 or $1,600 per month based on recent records. On the other hand, the cost of assisted living facilities in Coronado is around $6,500 per month. Residents that don't have the means to cover the cost of care may be eligible for financial aid options from the state. To get a better idea of averages, browse through the cost table below for comparisons to other nearby cities.
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.