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Characteristics of a Reno Assisted Living Resident standard

You’re considering moving into a Reno assisted living facility, but maybe you’re not sure if you need to yet. We understand, Reno assisted living might not be the right option for you right now, but if you’re unsure then keep reading. This article will cover some of the general characteristics of a Reno assisted living resident; maybe it will help you come to a conclusion.The first characteristic of a candidate for Reno assisted living is the display of some sort of mental or emotional disturbance that does not indicate that they are at risk on imminent harm to themselves or others. Maybe your memory is fading or you just aren’t as responsive as you once were, either way you ...

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Assisted Living Senior Housing Reno Nevada standard

What Is Assisted Living? Someone who can no longer live on their own safely but does not need skilled nursing care. Ideal for someone who needs assistance with activities of daily living like bathing, grooming, eating, etc. Lakeside Manor in Reno Nevada is a leading provider of high-quality senior housing in the United States for seniors and families desiring a variety of service and care options through their Independent Living, assisted living, memory care, and skilled nursing communities. Assisted living services vary greatly among assisted living facilities. Meals, housekeeping, laundry service, transportation, medication assistance, emergency call service, planned activities, licensed nursing, and round-the-clock staff are some of the amenities provided, depending on what a resident wants and needs. Assisted Living ...

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Assisted Living Reno standard

What is Assisted Living? Assisted living housing is a long-term senior care option that provides personal care support services such as meals, medication management, bathing, dressing and transportation. Fast Facts About Assisted Living in 2012: • Number of U.S. assisted living communities: 6,315 • Number of apartments: 475,500 • Number of current residents: 733,000 • Average length of stay: 28 months • Number of states that regulate assisted living: 50 Source: U.S. National Center for Health Statistics Redefining Senior Care A relatively new concept 25 years ago, today assisted living is the fastest growing long-term care option for seniors. Assisted living facilities, with their wide range of services, provide a senior housing solution for adults who can live independently, but ...

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Benefits of Assisted Living in Reno, Nevada standard

There are many positives and benefits of assisted living, but the decision to transition from an established home to a new environment in assisted living can certainly be challenging for everyone involved in the transition. Assisted living benefits include the opportunity for seniors to have an engaging lifestyle while receiving the service and care they need to live comfortably. Lakeside Manor is committed to meeting the needs of seniors while also promoting socialization rather than isolation. A high quality of life can help an older adult or their family member make the most of the golden years in a secure environment geared toward mental and physical health and well-being. When an older adult is beginning to struggle with daily tasks, ...

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Assisted Living Facilities Reno standard

Assisted living facilities offer basically the same services as board and care homes, but in a more “upscale” and homelike environment. Housing is often in small apartments and there is generally more space, privacy and recreational options. A premium is placed on retaining as much independence in living as possible, and care is more individualized. Despite the emphasis on independence, supportive services are available 24 hours a day in order to provide different levels of help with activities of daily living. There also may be more medical supervision than is available in a board and care home, depending on the facility. While costlier than board and care facilities, assisted living facilities nevertheless are often less expensive than a nursing home. ...

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Reno Senior Retirement Homes standard

When considering where to live during your senior retirement, the choices can be overwhelming. Begin by assessing your personal goals and desires. Consider location, renting vs. owning, social and recreational activities, transportation and possible medical needs. Retirement homes are often a good choice and are generally multi-residence housing facilities intended for senior citizens. What Retirement Homes Offer Typically, each resident or couple has a private apartment or suite but retirement homes also often include a community dining room, gathering spaces, transportation, recreation both inside and outside of the building, and assistance with both daily living and possible medical needs. Payment may be on a rental basis or units may be purchased, similar to a condominium. Retirement home locations are increasing, as ...

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Reno Assisted Living standard

Many families think that home and familiar surroundings will be the best place for their loved one facing a memory loss illness. Yet, people with memory loss need around-the-clock supervision, constant companionship and structured activities throughout the day to thrive. If you are wondering about your loved one’s ability to remain in his or her own home, here are some practical considerations regarding home safety and independence, cognitive abilities, social situation and overall well-being. Problems or issues in any of these categories indicate changes in daily functioning abilities, decreased judgment, loss of executive functioning and working memory and indicate a clear problem. Health, Hygiene and Safety Is your loved one still cooking every day? Is he or she maintaining a ...

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Reno Assisted Living Care standard

Deciding to move a parent into assisted living is a big decision – and one that is best done by making numerous smaller decisions. Going from considering making such a move to taking action (or not) can be made easier by realizing a few things about this process. You are not the first person to have to deal with the many issues, challenges, and emotions this decision entails. Many others have already gone through this process and you can benefit from what they have learned. This list is meant as a way to help you not to miss any details – be they emotional, financial, or pragmatic – that you might need to focus on in order to help make ...

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Family Connections standard

Family Connections At Lakeside Manor we recognize the importance of maintaining and strengthening family connections for our residents. Our Family Connections page is designed to support our programs that reinforce connections between our residents and their families. We include a “brags and boosts” section to share the good news about children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews that is so valuable to our residents. We include links to “family stories on video” and we are offering a special for all new residents to create a free “Storyteller Video” that can be passed down to future ...

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Is Independent Living Right for You? standard

Is Independent Living Right for You? • Compare To Senior Apartments Lakeside Manor provides affordable senior apartments plus a bundle of critical services to allow our residents to remain active and safe. By including meals, housekeeping, laundry services, a full activities program, transportation, and most utilities, we provide the additional support needed by many seniors to be able to enjoy their retirement years. • Compare To Home Health Lakeside Manor can be a better choice for many seniors than home health because it provides a more active and social engaging lifestyle. It provides available services all day instead of just in a narrow time slot, which in turn is a more affordable option. We have several home health agencies in the area that ...

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