Based in a principally rural part of Lauderdale County, Meridian has four residential care facilities within the city that gives individuals a range of long term care options from which to decide on. Moving around Meridian isn't too difficult for anyone who has the ability to move easily and walk without trouble. Should the need arise, there are several skilled nursing facilities and hospitals nearby.
Assisted Living Amenities & Services
It is important to find the amenities you need so that you or your loved one can feel relaxed. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Hair cutting and other beauty services
Experience nursing staff 24-hours a day
Meeting the unique needs of every senior is easy with the diverse network which serves Meridian. If religion is vital to you or your loved one, many long term care facilities provide prayer services on site, while those that offer off site services usually arranging for a means for transportation. These amenities can be simple things like offering vegetarian meals, letting pet visits, as well as arranging activities within common areas. Access to on-call specialists like Nutritionists, Speech Therapists, Psychiatrists, and Occupational Therapists can also be arranged at many facilities.
While not necessary, when contacting the facilities listed below it can be useful to have the resident's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might need.
Senior Living Pricing
The cost for services is different based on required services, but in the city basic care facilities are around $1,900 each month.