Based in a mostly rural part of Okeechobee County, Okeechobee has 9 community care facilities around the city that provides individuals a collection of long term care options of which to decide on. Moving around the city of Okeechobee can potentially be challenging, requiring a car or family member's help. Based on information taken from recent studies there are a number of top skilled nursing homes and hospitals in and around the city.
Assisted Living Amenities & Services
Feeling relaxed at an elder care facility is predominantly about finding the right amenities for the resident that are applicable at a given facility. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
24-hour nursing staff
Beauty and barber services
Ability to have pets on premises
Okeechobee has a diverse network of facilities that can cater to seniors' unique needs which can go over and above the customary level of amenities or services. Specialized facilities may arrange access to on-call therapists like occupational and speech therapists.
When reaching out to the facilities listed on this page it can be convenient - though not mandatory - to have your loved one's information available. Consider preparing a brief medical history summary. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and medical center names and phone numbers as the new facility intake manager may have some questions and information requests. This kind of information can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might need, which helps with facility choice.
Senior Living Cost Comparison
Compiling recent records and surveys the cost for elder care facilities in the area can cost as much as $2,900 - $4,400 each month. The price for assisted living in Florida is around is $3,720 each month based on the most current estimates. Additionally, there may be a number of federal and even state programs to help reduce the cost of care for low-earning families. For more information, browse through the detailed cost list below for comparisons to 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.