Located in a mostly rural part of Tulsa County, Sand Springs has 6 care facilities within the city that gives residents an assortment of long term care options of which to select from. Public transportation options may be limited, making it tough to move about the city without a car or friend. As needed, there are several number of nursing home facilities and hospitals in and around Sand Springs.
Assisted Living Services
It is important to find the amenities required so that you or your loved one can feel comfortable. Some of the amenities provided in Sand Springs care facilities include:
All meals provided
Nurses available 24-hours
Aside from having a full complement of amenities, Sand Springs also has a diverse network of care facilities that provides for seniors' unique needs. Access to on-call specialists like Podiatrists, Nurses, and Physical Therapists can also be arranged at many senior care facilities. These amenities can be simple things like offering vegetarian meals (dietician approved), allowing pet visits, as well as activities within common areas. Some elder care facilities offer transportation (for-fee and complimentary), giving your loved one the opportunity to see the city.
While not mandatory, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be valuable to have relevant medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in planning any special care the individual might need.
Senior Living Costs
The price for care is different based on required services, but in the area standard residential care facilities are in the range of $3,700 - $3,800 each month. In contrast, the cost for senior care facilities in neighboring Tulsa is in the range of $3,700 per month. Additionally, there usually are a variety of state and federal financial aid options to help cover the cost of care for retired individuals. To get a better idea of averages, look through the detailed cost table list below for 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.