Reviews of Creekside at the Village | Assisted Living
March 06, 2018
I am/was a resident of this facility
February 27, 2018
I am/was a resident of this facility
November 03, 2016
I am a friend or relative of a current/past resident
December 30, 2015
I am a friend or relative of resident
September 10, 2014
I am a friend or relative of a resident
Questions About Creekside at the Village
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Creekside at the Village. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
The age range of residents at Creekside is 59 - 100 yrs. The average age is 86. Currently we have 90 residents - 30% are receiving some sort of assistance and the rest are considered to be independent. We have 11 married couples. Our community is very interested in current events, health issues and enjoys the array of entertainment we have daily. Unlike many other places, we do not have separate sections for independent and assisted living residents. Everyone lives together in our five story building. If and when a resident needs assistance, the care will come to them. We have aids and nurses on staff 24/7 to provide all the care our residents need.
What programs or activities does Creekside at the Village offer to enrich residents' well-being?
We have ongoing lectures, seminars, cultural arts, religious, literary and music programs led by professionals and educated individuals. We also offer a wide variety of activities and outings outside of Creekside including theater, symphony, ballet, lectures, seminars, movies and restaurants. We have daily exercise classes led by a certified fitness instructor, a on site fitness center with personal trainer (optional) and complimentary transportation to the Jewish Community Center which is next door and offers an array of physical , educational nd cultural arts programs.
What places are near Creekside at the Village or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
The Jewish Community Center (JCC) is right next door and features an indoor and outdoor pool in addition to a state-of-the-art fitness center, personal trainers and exercises classes. They also offer an array of cultural arts and educational programs for the entire community. Capital University is close by and they also offer theater and musical programs. The City of Bexley has a variety of coffee shops, ethnic restaurants, movie theater, shopping, ice cream parlors and much more for our residents to enjoy.
What transportation services does Creekside at the Village offer to assisted living residents?
We offer complimentary transportation to residents for all medical appointments including dental, dermatology, hearing, vision, etc.) . We also offer complimentary transportation weekly to the grocery and drug store, Target, Walgrens,, Walmart, bank, library, dollar store and more. We also have outings every week to various places including movies, theater, restaurants and special events.
What makes the chef or dining program at Creekside at the Village exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
We have a highly regarded private chef who creates the freshest and finest cuisine to our residents. The menu changes every day and there are lots of healthy options available as well. Low salt, sugar free and vegetarian options are also available.
What safety features or security measures does Creekside at the Village offer to assisted living residents?
All of our hallways have railings on both sides and close circuit cameras. All of the apartments have sprinklers, smoke alarms and emergency pull cord systems. Staff have fire and elopement drills every month. All of the doors to the building are locked from the outside at all times. A security guard paroles the campus every evening from 6pm to 6am.
How does Creekside at the Village keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
We have an extremely good communication system in place to keep families informed about their loved ones. Phone calls are always returned within 2 hours or less. We also communicate using text and emails when necessary. Care conferences are scheduled regularly to keep residents and families up to date.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Creekside at the Village during daytime and nighttime hours?
We have two nurses and four aids on staff at Creekside at the Village during the day all week. In the evenings, we have one nurse and two aids on staff. Given that we really only have 30% of our residents needing assistance - some of which just need med management, we find the staff to resident ratio of care staff above sufficient.
If Creekside at the Village accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
We do permit small dogs, cats and birds providing the resident can take care of them responsibly. We have lots of green space for dogs to enjoy.
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
Twice a year aids and nurses attend educational classes so they can stay up-to-date with regulations, senior health related issues and care management.
What safety features or security measures does Creekside at the Village provide to protect residents who wander?
We keep an updated list with photographs and bios on residents that are an "elopement risk". A concierge is present in the building from 8am to 9pm every day. In addition, all of our hallways and doors have close circuit TVs which are monitored by staff.
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Features of Creekside at the Village
- All Inclusive Rent
- Rent Plus Care Fees
Room and housing options
- 1-bedroom apartments
- 2-bedroom apartments
- Companion Suites: We Offer Companion Suites
- Minimum Age: 55
- Pets: Small Pets Allowed
- State Licenses: 2432R
About Creekside at the Village
Located on the campus of Wexner Heritage Village, Creekside at the Village offers elegant, upscale apartments in a lavish yet cozy environment. Offering both independent and assisted living, Creekside provides a menu of flexible care options fully customizable so that each member receives just what they need. Through wellness, fitness, cultural and social programs, we are committed to enriching the lives of individuals who seek not only to maintain their independence but to enhance their quality of life.
Amenities & Services
Creekside at the Village provides an array of personalized services and amenities to enhance the experience of our clients.
- The Oak Room—“table service” dining for breakfast and dinner
- Private dining room available
- Café Helen for casual dining at lunch
- Elegant rooms for private events
- Library with Internet access
- New fitness center - 2016
- Free transportation to medical appointments
- Close proximity to the Jewish Community Center
- Spiritual support with Jewish and Christian chaplains
- Creekside Plus personalized services
- On-site primary care, optometry, podiatry, audiology, radiology and clinical laboratory services
- Onsite outpatient therapy services
- Nursing care available 24/7
- Beauty and barber service
- Housekeeping services every other week
- All interior and exterior maintenance
- Security team 24/7
- Extra storage space available
- Upscale apartments with several floor plan options
- One and two bedroom apartments
- Several floor plan options, including patios, balconies, fireplaces
- Fully equipped kitchens
- Washer and dryer in every apartment
- Cable TV service
- Choose from an array of personalized services and amenities
- Utilities included, except phone and internet
- Emergency Response System in every room
- Individually controlled heating/cooling
- Automatic fire alarm system
- Bathrooms with safety features
Come visit Creekside at the Village, and see why Wexner Heritage Village is one of Ohio’s oldest and most trusted source of senior healthcare and housing.
What Makes Us Special
Creekside members receive PRIORITY ACCESS to Wexner Heritage Village’s full line of services, including post-acute rehabilitation, memory care and hospice. Creekside at the Village is a faith-based non-profit community welcoming people of all faiths.