Reviews of Our House Senior Living - Lodi Assisted Care
January 19, 2017
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Questions About Our House Senior Living - Lodi Assisted Care
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Our House Senior Living - Lodi Assisted Care. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
Current age ranges from 78 to 94 years young. The resident here love music, Bingo, Cards, we have trivia contests, Current events and many other fun activities.
What programs or activities does Our House Senior Living - Lodi Assisted Care offer to enrich residents' well-being?
We have an art program where the residents paint beautiful painting with the help of a volunteer artist who comes in weekly and then actually frames and mats all of their works. We also have a hair salon on Thursdays for the ladies, we do nail salon on Saturday morning, we have podiatrists that come on site every 3 months for foot care and Miracle ears comes in monthly to care for residents hearing aids as well. We have many musical entertainer, vaudeville acts that come in and songwriters, storytellers that bring in amazing things for the residents to learn and do. We also go on trips several times per year and have many out door cook outs in the warmer month along with fun family events every quarter. Special features are what sets us apart from the normal here in Lodi.
What places are near Our House Senior Living - Lodi Assisted Care or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
We have a very nice park 2 blocks from the house that has summer concerts in the park on Wednesday evenings, there are ball diamonds there where local have ball game or stroll the downtown area which is only 2 blocks in the other direction. Lodi is a very beautiful small town with many beautiful sites to see.
What transportation services does Our House Senior Living - Lodi Assisted Care offer to assisted living residents?
If they need assistance for going out on a shopping trip we do not have accommodations, but for appointments we can offer the ADRC van and they will take them and then return them home again.
What makes the chef or dining program at Our House Senior Living - Lodi Assisted Care exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
WE have completely home cooked meals here that are prepared daily right here in the house. Our meals are hearty, good meals that every one raves about and the residents say that the food is amazing here. We do alot of baking as well so the house is always smelling like fresh baked something right out of the oven.
What safety features or security measures does Our House Senior Living - Lodi Assisted Care offer to assisted living residents?
We have in room call lights for the residents to use as a way of asking for help when they are in their rooms, motion alarms and clips alarms for individuals that may not remember to use a call light and a team member ratio that is 5 to 1 on most shifts.
How does Our House Senior Living - Lodi Assisted Care keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
We send out a monthly newsletter for events and the activity calendar so that all family members know what we are doing and on what days so they can come and participate if they wish to and then for hands on we call or email the responsible party with updates or concerns and we also deal with the doctors on a daily basis for the residents daily needs or cares. We do offer Hospice services, therapy services through outside agencies such as Home Health United or Recover health and we are also just a few block from an Agis out patient therapy center as well.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Our House Senior Living - Lodi Assisted Care during daytime and nighttime hours?
From 6 am to 11 pm we are at a ratio of 5 residents to 1 care member from 11 pm to 6am it is 1 to 15 with the possibility for call ins if need be.
If Our House Senior Living - Lodi Assisted Care accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
Dogs can have the full run of the house and grounds, resident is responsible for clean up after their own pets and there is a 50.00 per month for having pets. Cats can be in residents rooms only as we have several team members that are allergic to them and we need to have our team members be safe as well.
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
We have monthly training for all of our RCA's and we also provide all of their initial training that the state mandates for each CBRF. Our Team members are some of the most highly trained team members around.
What safety features or security measures does Our House Senior Living - Lodi Assisted Care provide to protect residents who wander?
WE are not a Memory Care unit so we do not have wandering residents at this location. We do take residents that have Alzheimer's and dementia but if they become a wander risk then we have to have them moved to a memory care property.
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Features of Our House Senior Living - Lodi Assisted Care
- Minimum Rate: $3350/month
- Rent Plus Care Fees
Room and housing options
- 1-bedroom apartments
- Resident Capacity: 16
- Minimum Age: 62
- Pets: Small Pets Allowed.
- State Licenses: Lic # 13382
About Our House Senior Living - Lodi Assisted Care
For residents who cherish their independence but also need assistance with daily activities, Our House Senior Living in Lodi is the optimal lifestyle choice for assisted care. We provide a comfortable, caring and family-like atmosphere with three home-cooked meals a day (plus snacks), a robust activities calendar, medication management, regular housekeeping and all linen services. Our specially-trained 24-hour staff ensures that our residents receive the warm, personalized attention they deserve. We also welcome a short-term or respite stay, based on current availability.
Room and House Features:
- Private bedroom with closet
- Companion suite capable of holding two related residents with expanded bathroom and two closets
- Private bathroom with basin and toilet (fitted with handrails)
- Large windows
- Beautiful, comfortable, and home-like commons area with a double-sided fireplace
- Community dining room with access to the family-style kitchen and snack bar
- Personal call system
- Television lounge and activity area
- Private entryways from the well-lighted hallway
- Hand railings in hallways
- All areas are handicap accessible
- Wheelchair accessible shower and handicap accessible tub
- Beauty/Barber Shop
- Front porch with sitting area
- Patio with raised flower gardens
- Parking _ Surfaced
What Makes Us Special
We are passionately committed to making a difference in the lives of the residents and families we serve. We provide the highest quality care and excellent services, while promoting social interaction of seniors in a nurturing family-like environment.