The city of Atlantic Beach provides the elderly an assortment of long term care options to select from with 6 community care facilities around the area. Moving around Atlantic Beach is not too difficult for anyone who has the ability to move freely and walk without discomfort. Based on information taken from recent studies there are a number of top ranked nursing facilities, as well as hospitals in and around the city.
Assisted Living Services in Atlantic Beach
Feeling secure at a facility is ultimately about finding the amenities you need that are applicable at a given facility. Some standard amenities in Atlantic Beach include:
Nurses available 24-hours
Ability to have pets on premises
Doctors on-call as needed
Atlantic Beach has a diverse network that can meet seniors' unique requirements which may go beyond the basic level of services. Many long-term care facilities also have specialists on call in the event that advanced care is needed, Gerontologists, Psychologists, Podiatrists and Dentists to name a few. If religion is important to you or your loved one, many care facilities provide prayer services on-site, with those that offer off site services usually providing for a method of transport.
While not imperative, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be advantageous to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might need.
Senior Living Costs
Based on recent surveys the cost of elder care facilities in the area is around $4,600 - $5,200 monthly. Nearby Jacksonville Beach averages as much as $5,100 for long term care facilities, which costs more than Atlantic Beach. Additionally, there usually are a variety of federal aid programs to help supplement the cost of care for retired individuals. To get a better idea of averages, look through the cost list below for comparisons to neighboring cities.
Assisted Living Average Prices for Neighboring 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.