Florence, which is based in a largely rural area of Florence County, has about twenty elderly care facilities which offers individuals a collection of long term care options to settle upon. Transportation service options may be limited, making it difficult to get around the city without a car or family member or friend. As needed, there are several nursing home facilities and hospitals in and around Florence.
Senior Living Services
Feeling comfortable at a facility is largely about finding the right combination of amenities that are available at a given location. Some of the amenities provided in Florence care facilities include:
Palliative care and medical support
Personal care services
Nurses available 24-hours
In addition to a full complement of amenities, Florence also has a diverse network that caters to seniors' unique needs. Some facilities offer kosher meals. They also allow cats or dogs, provide outdoor activities, and provide parking for those who are still mobile. Some elder care facilities provide transportation, giving your loved one the option to see the city. A lot of long-term care facilities also have specialists and doctors on-call in the event advanced care is needed, Gerontologists, Psychologists, Podiatrists and Dentists to name a few.
While not imperative, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be useful to have the interested party's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility coordinator might have. This can aid in outlining any special care the individual might need.