San Marcos, CA 92078
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The Meridian at Lake San Marcos Dementia Care
The Meridian at Lake San Marcos is a memory care provider in San Marcos, CA. 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. The Meridian at Lake San Marcos was designed specifically to provide memory care. It is a secured property. Residents who are prone to wandering can be accepted. The Meridian at Lake San Marcos may allow residents to keep a dog or cat. Pet care is provided. At The Meridian at Lake San Marcos, 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 55 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseHomecare OnsiteVisiting PodiatristVisiting DentistVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
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.
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 can provide a 2 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 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 AvailableAging in PlaceSwimming Pool / Hot Tub
Activities Providedchoir group, variety of card clubs, movie theater- 2 movies daily, full gym, library, heated pool and jacuzzi, dog run, game room w/billards and shuffle board, Art Classes, Outings for shopping, theater, symphony, ball games, museums, Carrillo Park, casino, garden tours,etc... Monthly happy hours. Evening socials around the outdoor fire pit. Daily walks, access to 35 Senior Club at Lake San Marcos Asso. reserved underground parking
Average Room Pricing at The Meridian at Lake San Marcos
Room Type Memory Care Studio Averages $3,400 - $4,200 Semi-Private Averages $2,700 - $3,400Disclaimer: 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 The Meridian at Lake San Marcos
Fee Type Memory Care Community Fee Averages $2,700 - $3,400 One-time High Care Needs Fee Averages $1,600 - $2,000 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $1,100 - $1,400 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $700 - $900 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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|City||Distance||Number of Facilities||Average Cost for 1 Bedroom|
|San Marcos||0 miles||7||$4,000|
General Pricing Information for San Marcos Memory Care
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Gorgeous place, nice people.
Lovely facility, quite upsc...reviewed on: 07/09/2014 by Anonymous
Lovely facility, quite upscale, but lacking warmth. Independent Living dining & common areas have much more appeal than Assisted Living facilities, and while told that 'sometimes' A.L. residents... Read the full review.
I would recommend this communityreviewed on: 03/13/2018 by Beverly F. Merrill
I think this place is very nice- Not perfect- but nice. The workers are all very nice, too, but quite a bit of turn over perhaps the workers aren't all that satisfied with their jobs?? The food is... Read the full review.
My Mother Is Enjoying Her Time Herereviewed on: 07/28/2016 by Anonymous
This is a lovely community, everything is working out pretty well for my mother here. The community is well-kept, her room and the community look nice and well maintained. The staff is good, we... Read the full review.
I can’t wait to move here?