La Mesa, CA 91941
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Elmcroft of La Mesa Dementia Care
Elmcroft of La Mesa is a memory care provider in La Mesa, CA. The staff at Elmcroft of La Mesa 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. Elmcroft of La Mesa was designed specifically to provide memory care. It is a secured property. Residents who are prone to wandering can be accepted. At Elmcroft of La Mesa, 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 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseVisiting PodiatristVisiting DentistVisiting Physical Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 60% Heavy Care 40%
Elmcroft of La Mesa prefers that residents need: light care, medium care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
The community can help residents monitor their blood sugar but cannot give insulin injections.
Memory Care Offered
The memory care area of this community is secured to protect the safety of residents who wander. This community's memory care section can accept residents with major behavior issues. The community's memory care area was purpose built to care for residents with Alzheimer's and dementia. The community's memory care section is in its own building.
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 can provide a 1 person assisted 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 can accept residents who act out physically. This community is provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
TransportationComplimentary TransportationTransportation at Cost
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at Elmcroft of La Mesa
Room Type Memory Care 1 Bedroom Averages $3,900 - $4,800 Semi-Private Averages $3,300 - $4,000Disclaimer: 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 Elmcroft of La Mesa
Fee Type Memory Care Community Fee Averages $900 - $1,200 One-time Respite Fee Averages $200 - $200 DailyDisclaimer: 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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|La Mesa||0 miles||5||$5,420|
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General Pricing Information for La Mesa Memory Care
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We liked it a lot. We will go with Elmcroft, if we have to place Him. He is being evaluated for hospice this afternoon and we will know more on Saturday afternoon.
The reason we chose Elmcroft of La Me...reviewed on: 09/23/2014 by MS
The reason we chose Elmcroft of La Mesa is because when we visited there, all of the resident's were out in the central area enjoying activities, and enjoying each other. We did not see that at... Read the full review.
small facility; executive director very informative; two small courtyards; completely memory care only; nestled in a neighborhood; average age of residents is mid 80's; one area for dining and... Read the full review.
Clean and Comfortablereviewed on: 09/04/2015 by Anonymous
They seem to be taking very good care of my mother. She had a couple of falls, but that's to be expected. But generally I think it has been a good experience for her. She has been kept clean and... Read the full review.
Liked the individual room set up and...reviewed on: 12/23/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
Liked the individual room set up and the pricing so a possibility