Located in a predominantly urban part of Ramsey County, Saint Paul has roughly 70 residential care facilities in the vicinity of the city that gives residents a range of care options from which to choose from. Moving around the city should not be too tough with the many public transportation options. If needed, there are several number of nursing home facilities and hospitals in and around Saint Paul.
Assisted Living Amenities & Services
Some of the amenities provided in Saint Paul care facilities that may help you feel relaxed include:
Physicians are on call
Nursing staff 24-hours a day
It is also possible to find senior care facilities that are there to meet lifestyle needs. A lot of senior care facilities also have a number of specialists on-call in the event that advanced care is required, Podiatrists, Gerontologists, and Psychologists for example. Some offer devotional services including spiritual healing. Still other facilities offer transportation (either complementary or for a nominal fee), or even can provide more advanced care like insulin injections. Some senior care facilities inside the city provide kosher meals, allow pets, provide indoor recreational activities, as well as common areas for community activities. Also, Spanish, as well as other languages are spoken by some facilities in the area among the staff or personnel to better serve the needs of the residents.
While not vital, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be useful to have relevant 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 Costs
The cost for care varies based on services needed, but in the area basic residential care facilities are around $2,500 - $3,400 per month. In contrast, the price of assisted living in the state of Minnesota is $2,950 monthly. Additionally, there can be a number of state and/or federal options to help lower the cost of care for low-earning families. Review the detailed table of costs with comparisons for nearby 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.