Sweetwater, which is based in a principally suburban part of Monroe County, has nine care facilities which provide individuals a variety of care options to select from. While it is challenging to walk for the sick or elderly, moving around the city is relatively doable for healthier individuals. According to the latest published surveys there are a number of highly rated nursing facilities, as well as hospitals in the surrounding areas.
Senior Living Services
Some of the amenities provided in Sweetwater care facilities that may help you feel comfortable include:
Personal care services
Hospice and comfort care
Nurses available 24-hours
Meeting the needs of every individual is simple with the diverse network of care facilities which serves Sweetwater. Some care facilities offer kosher meals. They allow dogs and/or cats, arrange activities, and provide parking for those who can still drive. Also, in order to meet the needs of residents, several senior communities in the area provide staff members who speak Vietnamese.
While not required, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be valuable to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility representative might have. This can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Costs
Looking at recent surveys the cost of care facilities in Sweetwater is approximately $3,700 to $3,800 monthly. The price for senior living in the state of Tennessee is around is $3,660 per month based on the most recent estimates. For individuals who can qualify there likely exists federal and even state financial aid options to lower fees. View a more detailed breakdown of costs with comparisons for 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.