Found in a mostly suburban area of Dakota County, Mendota Heights has four residential care facilities within the city that gives residents a collection of long term care options of which to decide on. It should not be very tough to get around the city with the multitude of public transportation choices available. Based on information taken from recent studies there are several top nursing homes, as well as hospitals in the nearby area.
Assisted Living Amenities & Services
It is important to find the right combination of amenities so that you or your loved one can feel comfortable. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Dogs & cats allowed
Nursing staff 24-hours a day
Personal care services
As well as having a full range of basic amenities, Mendota Heights also has a diverse network that are there to meet seniors' unique requirements. Some facilities offer transportation (either complementary or for a nominal fee), giving your loved one the opportunity to move about. Specialized senior care facilities may provide for on-call therapists like occupational, speech, and physical therapists.
While not mandatory, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be advantageous to have 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 Pricing
The price of residential care facilities is different based on the type of services needed, but on average it costs residents approximately $2,500 - $3,400 each month. The cost for assisted living in Minnesota is about is $2,950 each month based on the most current estimates. Additionally, there sometimes are a number of state and/or federal options to help cover the cost of care for low-earning families. Review the detailed breakdown of costs with comparisons for neighboring cities below.
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.