Alexandria, which is located in a chiefly rural section of Douglas County, has 6 elderly care facilities which gives individuals a collection of care options to decide on. Getting around in the city of Alexandria can be difficult to do without a car or other means of transportation to help. As needed, there are a number of nursing home facilities and hospitals nearby.
Assisted Living Services
Feeling comfortable at a community care facility is mainly about finding the right combination of amenities that are applicable at a given location. Some of the amenities provided in Alexandria care facilities include:
Doctors on-call as needed
Personal care services
Palliative care and medical support
Aside from having a full range of standard amenities, Alexandria also has a varied network of care facilities that are there to meet seniors' unique requirements. Some care facilities provide kosher meals. They may allow dogs/cats, provide indoor activities, and provide parking. Access to on-call specialists like Nurses, Podiatrists, Counselors, and Speech Therapists can also be arranged at many long term care facilities.
While not required, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be advantageous to have relevant medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in planning any special care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Pricing
Looking at recent surveys the estimated cost of residential care facilities in and around the city can be around $2,200 to $2,400 every month. Nearby Osakis is around $2,200 for assisted living facilities, which costs more than Alexandria.