Ronkonkoma, which is located in a predominantly suburban area of Suffolk County, has ten community care facilities which provide seniors a range of care options to choose from. While it may prove difficult to walk for the sick or elderly, getting around the city is comparatively doable for healthier individuals. As needed, there are a number of nursing homes and hospitals nearby.
Assisted Living Amenities
Feeling secure at a facility is largely about finding the combination of amenities the resident needs that are available at a given facility. Some of the amenities provided in Ronkonkoma care facilities include:
Doctors are on call
Hair cutting and other beauty services
Nurses available 24-hours
Ronkonkoma has a varied network of facilities that caters to seniors' unique requirements which may go beyond the standard level of amenities or services. Many long term care facilities also have specialists and doctors on staff in the event that more advanced care is required, Psychologists, Dentists, Nutritionists, and Counselors among others. Some long-term care facilities provide transportation (free and at-cost), giving your loved one the option to see the city. Some facilities offer kosher meals. They allow some pets, provide activities, and provide parking for those who are still mobile.
When reaching out to the senior care facilities listed on this page it can be valuable - 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 doctor's office names and phone numbers as the new facility onboarding manager may have some questions and information requests. This kind of info can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require, which helps with choosing a facility.
Senior Living Pricing
The cost for services is different based on the services required, but in the city of Ronkonkoma standard residential care facilities are in the range of $6,100 - $7,800 each month. The price for assisted living in the state of New York is around is $5,170 per month based on recent estimates. Families that need help covering the cost of care may possibly be eligible for financial aid options through state and federal governments. View a more detailed cost breakdown with comparisons for neighboring 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.