Brookdale Trail Ridge
Offers Memory Care
Reviews of Brookdale Trail Ridge
Memory Care Reviews for Brookdale Trail Ridge
April 15, 2019
I am a friend or relative of a current/past resident
July 17, 2017
I visited this facility
July 29, 2016
I am a friend or relative of a resident
November 24, 2015
I visited this facility
Questions about Brookdale Trail Ridge
What ongoing training does the staff receive in dementia care?
Providing excellent dementia care is a complex task that requires ongoing guidance and teaching for Clare Bridge associates. All associates receive initial and on-going training in proper techniques, approach and care of persons with dementia. All executive directors also attend Brookdale’s Clare Bridge Leadership Competency Training.
What programs or activities does Brookdale Trail Ridge offer to keep residents engaged? How does the staff engage residents' long-term memories?
Each resident comes to us with distinct interests and individual talents. Life skills programming is a philosophical approach to honoring these interests and offering residents the opportunity to continue using their talents. The goal is to offer residents daily experiences that replicate their long-held routines and provide a sense of usefulness, pleasure, and success.
Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?
The communities Health and Wellness Director, a Registered Nurse, assesses the residents prior to move-in, 14 days following move-in and every 90 days. In addition, if there is a change of condition an assessment will be completed.
What techniques does Brookdale Trail Ridge use to support memory care residents during mealtimes?
Designed by a team of culinary associates, experts specializing in dementia care and registered dieticians, the unique Clare Bridge Dining program sustains the resident’s opportunity to enjoy and master the dining experience. The program offers such specialized aspects as: • Dementia-Friendly Menus providing diverse offerings that help prevent weight-loss; selections are easy to manage, familiar and appealing to the senses. • Individualized Dining Assistance includes evaluating each resident to determine the level of prompting assistance needed to preserve their use of utensils as long as possible. • The Supportive Dining Environment, which incorporates small dining rooms with consistent seating to support the challenges of those with dementia, encourages familiarity and socialization while supporting the needs of the residents through the assignment of resident care assistants. Music, centerpieces, warm, scented wash towels and fresh linens enhance the dining experience.
How does Brookdale Trail Ridge keep residents' families informed about their loved ones' health?
We hold regularly scheduled care conferences to verify that the resident is receiving the care and services they want and need. Our community leadership team coordinates individualized wellness needs in collaboration with the residents additional care providers.
Describe the neighborhood around Brookdale Trail Ridge. Is it located in a residential neighborhood, a business district, a rural setting, or other type of locale?
Brookdale Trail Ridge is a community set in the heart of a residential Sun City West neighborhood.
Is Brookdale Trail Ridge affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?
Brookdale Trail Ridge is not affiliated with any hospitals; however, we are conveniently located two miles from Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center.
Services and Amenities of Brookdale Trail Ridge
Room and housing options
- Companion Suites: We Offer Companion Suites
- Studio Apartments
- Nurse On Staff: Business Hours
- Minimum Age: 65
- Pets: Small Pets Allowed
- State Licenses: AL6361
About Brookdale Trail Ridge
We offer a home like setting and cheerful smiles from our professional staff who greet you every day. Our caring staff offers the assistance you need while respecting your independence.
Our peaceful setting, restaurant style dining experience, activities and beautiful setting combine to create a wonderful living environment everyday. Our genuine caring staff, home style meals, daily activities add to our residents' experience.
Through special events, activities, clubs and ongoing cultural enrichment programs, we offer unlimited opportunities for you to get to know other residents and us. Call to set up an appointment for a tour because we delight in showing you our home.
Amenities and Services
- Daily assistance with bathing and dressing
- Medication management
- Dining assistance and special diets
- Assistance with reminders and redirection
- Escorts and assistance with walking
- Emergency response call system
- Laundry and linen service
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