Located in a largely rural section of Lowndes County, Columbus has 11 facilities in the vicinity of the city that offers residents an assortment of care options of which to settle upon. Moving around the city of Columbus can potentially be tough, requiring a car or family member's help. According to the latest published surveys there are a number of highly rated nursing homes, as well as hospitals in the surrounding areas.
Assisted Living Services
Feeling secure at an elder care facility is mainly about finding the right amenities for the resident that are applicable at a given center. Some standard amenities in Columbus include:
Hospice and comfort care
Dogs & cats allowed
It is also possible to find senior care facilities that are there to meet individual needs. A lot of facilities also have a number of specialists and doctors on staff in the event that advanced care is needed, Physicians, Dentists, Podiatrists, and Gerontologists among others.
While not necessary, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be convenient to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Pricing
Based on recent surveys the cost of community care facilities in the area is around $2,000 per month.