The city of Columbus offers the elderly a variety of long term care options to choose from with four residential care facilities around the city. Getting around Columbus is not too difficult for anyone who has the ability to move freely and walk without pain or discomfort. As needed, there are several number of hospitals and nursing homes nearby.
Assisted Living Amenities
Feeling comfortable at a facility is primarily about finding the right amenities for the resident that are available at a given location. Some of the amenities provided in Columbus care facilities include:
Doctors on-call as needed
Nursing staff 24-hours a day
Meeting the unique needs of every senior is easy with the diverse network which operates in Columbus. Some offer devotional services including faith healing. Still other facilities offer transportation (for-fee and complimentary), or even can provide more advanced care like diabetes monitoring. Many long-term care facilities also have a number of specialists and doctors on call in the event that advanced care is needed, Physicians, Dentists, Podiatrists, and Gerontologists for example.
While not vital, when contacting the facilities you are interested in it can be convenient to have medical history including any insurance, doctor, and contacts for any questions the facility intake manager might have. This can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might need.
Assisted Living Pricing
Annual cost of community care facilities may cost in the range of $39,000 or $3,300 per month based on recent records. In comparison, the average cost for senior living in the state of Wisconsin is $3,380 each month. Residents that could use assistance covering the cost of care may possibly be eligible for financial aid from the federal government. Review the detailed breakdown of costs with comparisons for neighboring 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.