The city of Tucker gives seniors a variety of long term care options to settle upon with ten residential care facilities around the city. While it may prove difficult to walk for the sick or elderly, getting around the city is rather doable for healthier individuals. Based on information taken from recent studies there are several top ranked skilled nursing homes and hospitals in the surrounding areas.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
Some of the standard amenities in Tucker include:
Ability to have pets on premises
Doctors on-call as needed
As well as having a full complement of standard amenities, Tucker also has a varied network of facilities that provides for seniors' unique needs. Specialized senior care facilities may provide for on-call therapists for example, physical and occupational therapists. Some facilities provide kosher meals. They also allow dogs/cats, arrange outdoor activities, and provide resident parking for those who are still mobile. Also, Chinese, as well as other languages are spoken by some facilities in the area by the staff to better serve the residents.
While not vital, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be convenient to have the resident's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in outlining any special care the individual might require.
Assisted Living Costs
The cost for services changes based on services needed, but in the city basic facilities are about $3,700 every month. Nearby Stone Mountain averages as much as $5,900 for long term care facilities, which costs more than Tucker. Individuals that need help covering the cost of care may be eligible for aid options through state and federal governments. View a more detailed cost list with comparisons for 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.