Scottsdale, AZ 85260
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Desert Flower Dementia Care
Desert Flower is a memory care provider in Scottsdale, AZ. The staff at Desert Flower provide supervision and are able to remind residents to attend to activities of daily living such as grooming and toileting. Staff are on service 24 hours a day. There are activities appropriate for seniors with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia that help keep residents active and engaged. It is a secured property. Residents who are prone to wandering can be accepted. There is a computerized system that alerts staff if a resident attempts to wander to an unsafe area. Desert Flower may allow residents to keep a dog or cat. Pet care is provided. At Desert Flower, you can rest assured because nurse is on staff and a doctor is on call. Devotional services are provided to residents.
Features at a glance
The minimum age that a resident may be is 50 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseVisiting PodiatristVisiting DentistVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 7% Medium Care 69% Heavy Care 23%
Desert Flower prefers that residents need: light care, medium care, heavy care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
This community offers diabetes care and can offer insulin injections, including sliding scale therapy.
Memory Care Offered
This community employs technology to prevent residents from wandering and becoming lost, for example bracelets that will ring an alarm if the resident leaves the community. The memory care area of this community is secured to protect the safety of residents who wander.
Incontinent residents must be able to manage incontinence themselves. This staff at this community can remind incontinent residents to use the restroom. This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence. This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community is equipped to use mechanical lifts transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
This community can accept residents who are an elopement risk. This community is provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary TransportationTransportation at CostProperty Convenient to Busline
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Activities ProvidedLive entertainment Brain Games Happy Hour Arts & Crafts Zumba/Tai Chi/Stepping Out/Sit & Stretch/Sittercise Outings include, horse back riding, casino, hot air balloning, scenic drives, restaurants, over night trips, you name it, we can probably go there.
Average Room Pricing at Desert Flower
Room Type Memory Care Studio Averages $5,000 - $6,200 1 Bedroom Averages $5,600 - $6,900 Semi-Private Averages $4,500 - $5,500Disclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Estimated Fees at Desert Flower
Fee Type Memory Care Community Fee Averages $4,500 - $5,500 One-time Respite Fee Averages $200 - $300 Daily High Care Needs Fee Averages $900 - $1,200 MonthlyDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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Desert Flower has a homey atmosphere!!reviewed on: 06/13/2016 by Anonymous
My brother is settling in well at this community. The food is good and the staff really try to please you. They do offer activities however he has not been able to participate in any. The... Read the full review.
a lot of turn overreviewed on: 10/29/2015 by Anonymous
Desert Flower recently had a lot of turn over. They are showing a better effort now. Adult protective services did come in and I am seeing an improvement since then. I would be cautious before I... Read the full review.
Ok, but not in top choices.reviewed on: 05/26/2014 by Anonymous
Ok, but not in top choices.
Your off to the beach now mom!reviewed on: 05/06/2015 by Baby Girl 1
My mother has been a resident at Desert Flower since 2009. She passed away in April 2015. Through the years there have been many changes and I can honestly say 2013 to mid 2014 had some... Read the full review.
A Blessing to our familyreviewed on: 05/06/2015 by David
A blessing. The staff was caring and helpful. My father was only there a month during his final days. The team was caring and treated him with compassion and dignity from his first day. Being a... Read the full review.