Found in a principally suburban area of Cook County, Orland Park has six residential care facilities around the city that gives residents a variety of care options from which to decide on. While it is tough to walk for the sick or elderly, getting around the city is rather doable for healthier individuals. Should the need arise, there are skilled nursing facilities and hospitals in and around Orland Park.
Senior Living Services
Feeling comfortable at an elder care facility is ultimately about finding the amenities you need that are applicable at a given center. Some of the amenities provided in Orland Park care facilities include:
Physicians are on call
Secure Alzheimer's units
Palliative care and medical support
It is also possible to find facilities that caters to lifestyle needs. These amenities can be simple things like offering vegetarian meals (screened by nutritionist), letting pet visits, as well as arranging activities within common areas. Access to on-call specialists like Podiatrists, Psychiatrists, Nurses, and Psychologists can also be arranged at many facilities.
While not imperative, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be valuable 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 planning any specialized care the individual might require.
Senior Living Costs
Compiling recent records the cost for community care facilities in and around the city is around $4,700 every month. On the other hand, the average price for assisted living in the state of Illinois is $4,120 monthly. Residents that can't afford the cost of care may be eligible for financial aid from state and federal governments. To get a better idea of averages, browse through the cost list below for comparisons to other 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.