Based in a largely suburban part of Hennepin County, Richfield has 9 residential care facilities close to the city that offers individuals a range of care options from which to select from. While it can be tough to walk for the sick or elderly, moving around the city is relatively doable for healthy individuals. Based on information taken from recent studies there are a number of top rated nursing home options and hospitals in the nearby area.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
Feeling comfortable at a residential care facility is primarily about finding the combination of amenities the resident needs that are applicable at a given facility. Richfield facilities provide amenities such as:
Doctors on-call as needed
Palliative care and medical support
As well as having a full complement of amenities, Richfield also has a diverse network of care facilities that can meet seniors' unique needs. Some facilities provide kosher meals. They may also allow dogs/cats, arrange indoor activities, and provide resident parking for those who can still drive. Specialized senior care facilities may provide for on-call therapists for example, physical and occupational therapists.
When getting in touch with the senior care facilities listed on this page it can be convenient - though not mandatory - to have the resident's history available. Consider preparing a brief medical history list. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and hospital names and phone numbers as the new facility representative might have certain questions. This kind of info can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might require, which helps with cost estimates and facility choice.
Senior Living Cost Comparison
A year of residential care facilities in the city can run in the range of $34,300 - $41,000 or $2,900 to $3,400 per month based on recent surveys. Neighboring Minneapolis averages around $3,400 for long term care facilities, which costs more than Richfield. Additionally, there could be a number of federal options to help lower the cost of care for low-income families. The list below gives you an idea for costs in cities close to Richfield:
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.