Based in a principally suburban area of Muskegon County, Fruitport has 4 elderly care facilities in the vicinity of the city that gives seniors an assortment of long term care options from which to settle upon. There is the possibility for it to be tough to get around Fruitport, but it can be manageable for most without needing a car. According to the latest published surveys there are several top rated nursing homes and hospitals in the surrounding areas.
Assisted Living Services
Feeling secure at a facility is predominantly about finding the amenities you need that are applicable at a given facility. Some of the amenities provided in Fruitport care facilities include:
Physicians are on call
Personal care services
Fruitport has a varied network that can cater to seniors' unique needs which can go beyond the average level of amenities. Some offer devotional services. Still other long term care facilities provide transportation, or even can provide care like blood sugar monitoring. Some facilities arrange for kosher meals. They may also allow dogs and/or cats, provide activities, and provide resident parking for those who are still mobile. Access to on-call specialists like Occupational Therapists, Counselors, and Nurses can also be arranged at many long-term care facilities.
While not imperative, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be helpful to have the interested party'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 special care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Cost Comparison
The cost of elder care facilities is different based on the type of required services, but on average it costs residents around $3,100 to $4,200 per month. Neighboring Muskegon averages about $3,900 for care facilities, which costs more than Fruitport. Additionally, there usually are a variety of state and/or federal financial aid options to help cover the cost of care for retired individuals. To get a better idea of averages, browse through the detailed cost table below for comparisons to neighboring cities.
Senior Living Average Prices for 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.