Parkston, which is found in a chiefly rural section of Hutchinson County, has 6 care facilities which provide seniors a variety of long term care options to decide on. Getting around the city of Parkston can potentially be challenging, requiring a car or family member's help. If needed, there are several nursing home facilities and hospitals in the surrounding areas around Parkston.
Senior Living Amenities & Services
Feeling comfortable at a residential care facility is mostly about finding the right amenities for the resident that are applicable at a given location. Some standard amenities in Parkston include:
Doctors on-call as needed
Nurses available 24-hours
Parkston has a diverse network of facilities that can meet seniors' individual requirements which can go beyond the normal level of amenities. These amenities can be simple things like offering vegetarian meals (screened by a nutritionist), letting pet visits, as well as activities within common areas. If religion is essential to you or your loved one, many elder care facilities arrange devotional services on-site, with those that offer off site services usually arranging for a way for them to get there. Specialized care facilities may facilitate access to on-call therapists for example, occupational and speech therapists.
While not required, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be advantageous to have 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 require.