The city of Oakland Park offers residents a range of long term care options to select from with ten care facilities within the area. It shouldn't be too challenging to get around the city with the many transportation options offered. According to government funded surveys there are a number of top nursing homes and hospitals in and around the city.
Assisted Living Amenities & Services
Feeling comfortable at a facility is mostly about finding the combination of amenities the resident needs that are available at a given center. Oakland Park facilities provide amenities such as:
Nurses available 24-hours
Palliative care and medical support
Oakland Park has a diverse network of facilities that caters to seniors' unique daily needs which may go over and above the average level of amenities or services. If religion is essential to you or your loved one, many elder care facilities provide prayer services on-site, with those that offer off-site services usually arranging for a means for transportation. Some care facilities arrange for kosher meals. They may allow dogs/cats, arrange indoor activities, and provide resident parking for those who can still drive.
While not mandatory, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be convenient to have relevant medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility onboarding manager might have. This can aid in outlining any special care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Costs
The price of community care facilities is different based on the kind of needed services, but on average it costs residents around $1,800 - $4,100 per month. In contrast, the average price for senior living in the state of Florida is $3,720 each month. Additionally, there usually are a variety of state aid programs to help supplement the cost of care for low-earning families. View a more detailed table of costs with comparisons for nearby cities below.
Senior Living Average Costs 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.