Based in a principally suburban section of Nassau County, Fernandina Beach has 10 care facilities within the city that provides seniors a variety of care options from which to decide on. If getting around the city using public transportation is important to you, be sure and investigate your options. According to the latest published surveys there are many top rated nursing facilities, as well as hospitals in and around Fernandina Beach.
Senior Living Services
Some of the amenities in these care facilities that may help you feel comfortable can include:
Physicians are on call
Fernandina Beach has a varied network of care facilities that can cater to seniors' individual needs which may go passed the standard level of amenities or services. These amenities can be simple things like offering vegetarian meals (under the supervision of a nutritionist), allowing pet visits, as well as organizing activities within common areas.
While not imperative, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be useful to have the resident's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might require.
Senior Living Cost Comparison
The price for services is different based on required services, but in the city general community care facilities are in the range of $5,300 every month. In contrast, the average price for assisted living in Florida is $3,720 per month. Additionally, there usually are a number of federal and even state options to help cover the cost of care for low-income families. Review the detailed cost breakdown 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.