Found in a mostly suburban section of Honolulu County, Aiea has 10 residential care facilities around the city that offers seniors a variety of long term care options of which to settle upon. While it can be difficult to walk for the sick or elderly, moving around the city is rather doable for healthy individuals. According to government funded surveys there are a number of top rated nursing home options, as well as hospitals in the surrounding areas.
Assisted Living Services
It is important to ask for desired amenities so that you or your loved one can feel relaxed. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Ability to have pets on premises
24-hour nursing staff
Physicians are on call
Meeting the unique needs of every senior is effortless with the diverse network of facilities which operates in Aiea. Many long-term care facilities also have a number of specialists and doctors on staff in the event that more advanced care is needed, Dentists, Podiatrists, Gerontologists, and Physical Therapists for example. These amenities can be as simple as offering vegetarian meals (screened by nutritionist), allowing pet visits, as well as organizing activities within common areas. If religion is vital to you or your loved one, many elder care facilities provide devotional services on-site, while those that offer off-site services usually arranging for a method of transport. Also, in order to meet the needs of residents, some facilities in the area have staff members who speak Filipino.
While not vital, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be advantageous to have the interested party's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in outlining any special care the individual might require.