Based in a chiefly suburban area of Dane County, Fitchburg has five facilities within the city that offers individuals a variety of long term care options of which to select from. There is potential for it to be difficult to get around Fitchburg, but it can be doable for most without their own car. According to the latest published surveys there are many top nursing home options and hospitals in the nearby area.
Assisted Living Amenities in Fitchburg
Some of the standard amenities in Fitchburg include:
Palliative care and medical support
Personal care services
Fitchburg has a diverse network that can cater to seniors' unique requirements which may go beyond the usual level of amenities. Access to on-call specialists like Nurses and Psychiatrists can also be arranged at many long term care facilities. Some care facilities in the city offer kosher meals, allow pets, provide outdoor recreational activities, as well as common areas for social events. Some offer devotional services. Still other senior care facilities provide transportation (either complementary or for a nominal fee), or even can provide care like blood sugar monitoring.
When getting in touch with the senior care facilities listed on this page it can be valuable - though not imperative - to have the resident's history available. Consider preparing a brief medical history list. Be sure to include any relevant insurance, doctor and doctor's office names and phone numbers as the new facility onboarding manager may have certain questions. This type of info can aid in outlining any specialized care the individual might need, which helps with facility choice.
Senior Living Cost Comparison
A year of community care facilities in the city of Fitchburg may cost up to $37,000 to $56,200 or $3,100 to $4,700 per month based on recent records. In contrast, the average price of senior care facilities in the state of Wisconsin is $3,380 monthly. For residents who qualify there may be federal financial aid options to lower fees. To get a better idea of averages, browse through the detailed cost table below for comparisons to other nearby cities.
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.