Tacoma, WA 98405
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Merrill Gardens at Tacoma Dementia Care
Merrill Gardens at Tacoma is a memory care provider in Tacoma, WA. The staff at Merrill Gardens at Tacoma 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. Merrill Gardens at Tacoma may allow residents to keep a dog or cat. A nurse is on staff at Merrill Gardens at Tacoma. Devotional services are provided to residents.
Features at a glance
The minimum age that a resident may be is 62 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake Staff
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 100% Heavy Care 0%
Merrill Gardens at Tacoma prefers that residents need: light care, medium care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
Diabetic residents must be able to manage their own care, including blood sugar tests and insulin injections.
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 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 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 ShowersFull TubsHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Average Room Pricing at Merrill Gardens at Tacoma
Room Type Memory Care Studio Averages $4,500 - $5,600Disclaimer: 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care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date.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 Merrill Gardens at Tacoma
Fee Type Memory Care Respite Fee Averages $200 - $200 Daily High Care Needs Fee Averages $2,000 - $2,500 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $1,400 - $1,700 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $600 - $800 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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|Federal Way||0 miles||23||$3,830|
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General Pricing Information for Tacoma Memory Care
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A Year at Merrill Gardensreviewed on: 09/17/2014 by Susan F.
My mother has been a resident of Merrill Gardens since last September. The staff has been friendly, courteous and compassionate in their care of her. always willing to include her in all... Read the full review.
Good community, but the administrative communication, needs to be improved.reviewed on: 05/29/2014 by Family Member
The food is actually pretty good, I have had mostly trouble with communication with the administrative staff. When we got there no one had told the nurse or the administrator we were coming and... Read the full review.
Great place, but pricey.reviewed on: 11/11/2018 by Anonymous
We moved my mother in law to Merrill Gardens 6 months ago. This is a beautiful facility and extremely well maintained. She loves the food and seems quite happy.We had hoped she could live... Read the full review.
Lovey, I toured a very nice two bedroom cottage with a garage. Very welcomming
Small but goodreviewed on: 10/24/2016 by Anonymous
We had a good tour here. The community is small. The staff was nice and friendly and was able to answer all of our questions on the care here. We would recommend this community if wanting... Read the full review.