Independence, which is located in a principally rural part of Montgomery County, has four elderly care facilities which offers seniors a range of long term care options to decide on. While it may prove difficult to walk for the sick or elderly, moving around the city is rather doable for healthier individuals. As needed, there are nursing homes and hospitals nearby.
Assisted Living Amenities
Some of the amenities provided in Independence care facilities that may help you feel comfortable include:
24-hour nursing staff
Physicians are on call
Independence has a varied network of facilities that are there for seniors' unique requirements which can go beyond the normal level of amenities. Access to on-call specialists like Nurses and Psychiatrists can also be arranged at many facilities.
While not required, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be advantageous to have the resident's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might need.