Based in a mostly suburban part of Allegheny County, Oakmont has 5 care facilities within the city that offers individuals an assortment of long term care options from which to choose from. Transportation service choices may be limited, making it tough to move about the city without a car or friend. If needed, there are nursing homes and hospitals in the surrounding areas around Oakmont.
Senior Living Amenities
It is important to ask for the amenities required so that you or your loved one can feel comfortable. Some of the amenities in these care facilities can include:
Nursing staff 24-hours a day
It is also possible to find senior care facilities that caters to individuals with disabilities needs. Some facilities in the city arrange for kosher meals, can allow pets like cats, provide outdoor social activities, as well as common areas for activites. If religion is important to you or your loved one, many care facilities offer devotional services on-site, with those that offer off site services usually providing for a means for transportation.
When contacting the facilities listed on this page it can be convenient - though not vital - to have the resident's history available. Consider preparing a brief medical history summary. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and medical center names and phone numbers as the new facility onboarding manager may have some questions. This type of info can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might need, which helps with facility choice.
Senior Living Costs
A year of residential care facilities in the city might cost in the range of $39,600 - $63,700 or $3,300 to $5,300 per month based on recent records. In contrast, the cost of senior care facilities in the state of Pennsylvania is $4,280 per month. Families that can't afford the cost of care may possibly be eligible for aid from the federal government. Review the detailed breakdown of costs with comparisons for other nearby 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.