Bronx, which is based in a principally urban area of Bronx County, has upwards of twenty community care facilities which offers seniors a collection of long term care options to choose from. It should not be too challenging to move around the city with the many transportation options offered. As needed, there are nursing home facilities and hospitals in and around Bronx.
Assisted Living Amenities
Feeling relaxed at an elder care facility is mainly about finding the right combination of amenities that are available at a given facility. Bronx facilities provide amenities such as:
Nurses available 24-hours
Physicians are on call
Hospice and comfort care
Meeting the unique needs of every individual is effortless with the varied network of facilities which operates in Bronx. Some facilities offer kosher meals. They may also allow cats or dogs, provide indoor activities, and provide parking for those who are still mobile. Also, in order to meet the needs of residents, some facilities in the area provide staff that speak Spanish.
While not imperative, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be advantageous to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might need.
Senior Living Costs
Annual cost of care facilities in Bronx might run about $58,100 to $70,200 or $4,800 to $5,900 per month based on records and surveys. Nearby Mount Vernon averages around $5,900 for long-term care facilities, which costs more than Bronx. Individuals that don't have the means to cover the cost of care may be eligible for aid options through the federal government. To get a better idea of averages, look through the detailed cost table list below which provides comparisons to other nearby 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.