The city of Tarpon Springs offers residents a range of long term care options to select from with twelve elderly care facilities within the area. Moving around in the city of Tarpon Springs can be difficult to do without a car or friend to help. Should the need arise, there are a few skilled nursing facilities and hospitals in and around Tarpon Springs.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
It is important to find the amenities you need so that you or your loved one can feel secure. Tarpon Springs facilities provide amenities such as:
Experience nursing staff 24-hours a day
Doctors on-call as needed
Personal care services
In addition to a full range of amenities, Tarpon Springs also has a varied network of care facilities that caters to seniors' unique requirements. If religion is essential to you or your loved one, many elder care facilities provide devotional services on site, with those that offer off site services usually providing for a way for them to get there. Some facilities offer kosher meals, can allow pets like cats, provide indoor recreational activities, as well as common areas for activites. Specialized facilities may arrange access to on-call therapists for example, occupational and speech therapists.
When reaching out to the senior care facilities listed on this page it can be valuable - though not imperative - to have your loved one's history 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 coordinator may have specific questions and information requests. This kind of information can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require, which helps with choosing a facility.
Senior Living Pricing
The cost for services can change based on needed services, but in the city general facilities are in the range of $8,000 monthly. Neighboring Palm Harbor averages about $3,400 for long term care facilities, which costs less than Tarpon Springs. Those individuals that don't have the means to cover the cost of care may possibly be eligible for aid options through state and federal governments. View a more detailed cost list 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.