Philadelphia, PA 19131
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Simpson House Dementia Care
Simpson House is a memory care provider in Philadelphia, PA. The staff at Simpson House 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. Simpson House may allow residents to keep a dog or cat. At Simpson House, 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 65 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting PodiatristVisiting DentistVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 18% Medium Care 68% Heavy Care 12%
Simpson House 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. This community's memory care section can accept residents with major behavior issues.
Incontinent residents must be able to manage incontinence themselves.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community can provide standby assistance for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
This community can accept residents who are an elopement risk.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary TransportationTransportation at CostProperty Convenient to Busline
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersFull TubsHospice AvailableRespite Offered
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at Simpson House
Room Type Memory Care Studio Averages $4,000 - $4,900Disclaimer: 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 Simpson House
Fee Type Memory Care Community Fee Averages $4,500 - $5,600 One-time High Care Needs Fee Averages $5,300 - $6,500 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $4,600 - $5,700 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $4,000 - $4,900 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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The exterior building is un...reviewed on: 04/10/2014 by Anonymous
The exterior building is unique but undergoing construction. The staff pleasant but the 'hospital smell' was not appealing. The entry cost is unacceptable and monthly cost beyond our budget.... Read the full review.
History and Charm and Carereviewed on: 01/02/2014 by G. A.
I loved the old stone exterior. It looks like a castle. Living apartments are upgraded with new kitchens. They provide the level of progressive care I will need going forward. The library is... Read the full review.
Super Super Staff!reviewed on: 12/13/2016 by Anonymous
Everything has been going so well. They are very fantastic and everyone knows everyone by name. They have really bent over backwards for us. They have been so accommodating and helping get my... Read the full review.
We Enjoyed The Tourreviewed on: 08/25/2016 by Anonymous
We got a great experience here. It is a very, very nice place and it is clean. I noticed the residents are in their late 80's to 90's. This was for a mature crowd but my dad is more independent.... Read the full review.
Almost Sensational at Simpsonreviewed on: 10/17/2017 by Friend of Simpson
Simpson House historic and beautiful .Park setting is charming. Safety and privacy need improvement.Clean and quiet. Many wonderful people live and work there.