Based in a chiefly rural area of Carver County, Watertown has 3 facilities within the city that gives seniors a range of care options of which to settle upon. There is potential for it to be difficult to get around Watertown, but it can be workable for most without needing a car. Based on information taken from recent studies there are many top ranked skilled nursing homes and hospitals in the surrounding areas.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
It is important to find the right combination of amenities so that you or your loved one can feel relaxed. Watertown facilities provide amenities such as:
All meals provided
Doctors on-call as needed
Hospice and comfort care
Watertown has a diverse network of facilities that are there for seniors' unique requirements which may go beyond the customary level of amenities or services. Some care facilities in the city offer kosher meals, allow pets like dogs, provide indoor social activities, as well as common areas for group activities. Many long term care facilities also have a number of specialists on staff in the event more advanced care is required, Physicians, Dentists, Podiatrists, and Gerontologists to name a few. Some offer devotional services including spiritual healing. Still other long-term care facilities offer transportation (for-fee and complimentary), or even can provide more advanced care like blood glucose monitoring.
When reaching out to the long term care facilities listed on this page it can be convenient - though not mandatory - to have your history on hand. Consider preparing a brief medical history summary. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and hospital names and phone numbers as the new facility intake manager may have some questions. This kind of information can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require, which helps with choosing a facility.
Senior Living Cost Comparison
Annual cost of care facilities in the city of Watertown may cost up to $38,300 to $36,700 or $3,200 to $3,100 per month based on recent surveys. On the other hand, the price for senior living in neighboring Delano is approximately $3,400 per month. Additionally, there can be a number of state and/or federal financial aid options to help cover the cost of care for retired individuals. View a more detailed cost breakdown with comparisons for neighboring cities below.
Senior Living Average Costs 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.