Hyannis, which is located in a mostly urban area of Barnstable County, has 6 residential care facilities which gives individuals a variety of long term care options to select from. It is not very hard to move around the city with the many transportation choices available. According to the latest published surveys there are several top rated nursing facilities and hospitals in the nearby area.
Assisted Living Services
Some of the standard amenities in Hyannis include:
Ability to have pets on premises
Experience nursing staff 24-hours a day
Doctors are on call
It is also possible to find care facilities that can meet special lifestyle needs. Some arrange for devotional services including faith healing. Still other long-term care facilities offer transportation (free and at-cost), or even can provide care like insulin injections. Portuguese and Spanish are spoken among the staff of some facilities in the city.
While not necessary, when contacting the facilities listed below it can be advantageous to have relevant medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility intake manager might have. This can aid in outlining any special care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Costs
The price of elder care facilities may change based on the kind of needed services, but on average it costs residents around $6,100 each month. On the other hand, the price of senior living in Harwich is about $5,800 per month.