The city of Pueblo West gives seniors a variety of long term care options to settle upon with five community care facilities around the area. Getting around Pueblo West is not too challenging for anyone with the ability to move easily and walk without trouble. As needed, there are a number of hospitals and nursing homes in and around Pueblo West.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
Some of the amenities provided in Pueblo West care facilities that may help you feel secure include:
Doctors are on call
24-hour nursing staff
Aside from having a full range of basic amenities, Pueblo West also has a diverse network of facilities that can meet seniors' unique needs. Some arrange for devotional services. Still other long term care facilities provide transportation (either complementary or for a nominal fee), or even can provide more advanced care like diabetes monitoring. Some care facilities arrange for kosher meals. They may allow cats or dogs, arrange outdoor activities, and provide resident parking. Access to on-call specialists like Nutritionists, Speech Therapists, Psychologists, and Psychiatrists can also be arranged at many long term care facilities. Also, Spanish is spoken by some facilities in the area by the staff to better serve the needs of the residents.
When calling the care facilities listed on this page it can be valuable - though not required - to have the resident's history on hand. Consider preparing a brief medical history list. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and doctor's office names and phone numbers as the new facility coordinator may have some questions and information requests. This type of info can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require, which helps with facility choice and cost estimates.
Senior Living Cost Comparison
The price for care changes based on the services required, but in the area basic elder care facilities are in the range of $1,500 - $4,100 each month. On the other hand, the price for assisted living facilities in Colorado is $4,010 monthly. For individuals who qualify there likely exists federal and even state financial aid options to cover costs. The list below has average costs in other cities neighboring Pueblo West:
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.