The city of Palmyra provides the elderly an assortment of long term care options to select from with five elderly care facilities around the area. There is potential for it to be tough to get around Palmyra, but it can be workable for most without needing a car. According to the latest published surveys there are a number of top rated skilled nursing homes, as well as hospitals in the nearby area.
Assisted Living Amenities & Services
Feeling relaxed at a facility is ultimately about finding the right combination of amenities that are applicable at a given location. Some standard amenities in Palmyra include:
Individualized meal options
Doctors are on call
Ability to have pets on premises
It is also possible to find care facilities that caters to individuals with disabilities needs. Some care facilities arrange for kosher meals. They also allow dogs and cats, provide indoor activities, and provide resident parking for those who are still mobile. Some facilities offer transportation (for-fee and complimentary), giving your loved one the option to get around.
While not required, when contacting the facilities listed on this page it can be advantageous 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 planning any specialized care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Cost Comparison
The cost for care is different based on required services, but in the area general facilities are in the range of $2,800 to $4,100 each month. The price for assisted living facilities in Pennsylvania is around is $4,280 per month based on recently available estimates. Those individuals that could use assistance covering the cost of care may be eligible for aid from the federal government. The list below gives you an idea for costs in cities near Palmyra:
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.