Ravenna Assisted Living
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Questions about Ravenna Assisted Living
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Ravenna Assisted Living. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
The average age is 83 and we have a large group who are active. Our activity calendar is full and focuses on musical events and entertainment, movement, social activities and arts & crafts.
What programs or activities does Ravenna Assisted Living offer to enrich residents' well-being?
We offer massage, pet and aromatherapy at no extra cost. We have weekly musical entertainment and activities that support movement (chair yoga, walking club). Our arts & crafts are popular as is our food/cooking class.
What places are near Ravenna Assisted Living or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
We are less than a block from a neighborhood park and about 3 miles to Petroglyphs National Monument. We are from 3 to 4 miles of shops like Walgreens, Neighborhood Walmart and restaurants. We are situated in a quiet residential neighborhood on Albuquerque's west side. Five miles from our location is the Coors Corridor with large shops and restaurants. We are perfectly situated about 8 miles between Rust Presbyterian and Pres downtown.
What transportation services does Ravenna Assisted Living offer to assisted living residents?
Our staff can assist residents with coordinating transportation as well as accompany them to important appointments. We periodically take a small group of residents to light outings like lunch and music series or a visit to a museum.
What makes the chef or dining program at Ravenna Assisted Living exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
Our menu is designed by a dietician and based on the healthy yet tasty Mediterranean diet. We do make fun exceptions to allow residents to choose a favorite, a local specialty and we are able to address allergies, medical or health-oriented needs. We want to support our residents health and diet is a very important factors. Our chef/cooks are friendly and can be seen engaging the residents and finding out about their personal preferences.
What safety features or security measures does Ravenna Assisted Living offer to assisted living residents?
At Ravenna, we are a secure facility with a Wanderguard system for those with mild to moderate memory challenges. The front desk is supervised by our reception staff and visitors need to press a secure button to get out. Our hallways have motion activated cameras for additional security and safety feature.
How does Ravenna Assisted Living keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
We send out a monthly newsletter with news updates and photos related to residents' activities and programs. Our staff is very friendly and accessible and family members can approach us for concerns and questions.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Ravenna Assisted Living during daytime and nighttime hours?
Day time staff-to-resident ratio is 1:7. Night staff ratio is 1:13.
If Ravenna Assisted Living accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
Pets are accepted on a case by case basis. We have a main courtyard which is available and easily accessible. There are 3 additional patio gardens with staff access for safety.
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
Ravenna's staff have ongoing training each week during crossover meetings. Regularly scheduled monthly meetings provide additional staff training with healthcare professionals. A library of DVDs and online courses are available and scheduled as needed.
What safety features or security measures does Ravenna Assisted Living provide to protect residents who wander?
Ravenna does not accept residents who may actively exit seeking. For residents with dementia that occasionally wander, we have a Wanderguard with bracelet system. Staff training and education, as well as reception staff and safety procedures, are all in place for residents' safety.
Costs for Ravenna Assisted Living
Cost of Assisted Living
Services and Amenities of Ravenna Assisted Living
- Entry Fee
- Assisted Living Starting At: $4250/month
Room and housing options
- Studio Apartments
- Dining Room Shared Meals
- Room Service For Meals
- Beauty Barber Shop
- Computer Room
- Resident Transportation
- Party Space
- Tv Room
- Garden And Patio
- Resident Parking
- Security Gate
- Laundry For Linens
- Laundry For Clothing
Technology and entertainment
- Cable In Rooms
- Medication Management
- Offsite Activities
- Religious Services
- Lectures Discussions
- Book Clubs
- Fitness Room
- Arts And Crafts
- Va Benefits Consultation
- Financing Advice
- Guest Parking
- Guests At Mealtime
- Resident Capacity: 35
- Respite Care
- Pets: Small Pets Allowed
- Licenses: 2252
About Ravenna Assisted Living
Welcome to Ravenna Assisted Living of Albuquerque
Our building was purpose-built in 2008. It is a single-story, Mediterranean style assisted living with high ceilings and windows that allow plenty of sunshine.
Where the name “Ravenna” Comes From
Ravenna is an ancient city on the Adriatic side of Italy. It hosts the Ravenna festival, one of Italy’s most prominent classical music gatherings. We chose the name Ravenna to symbolize appreciation of life and celebration through music.
Caregivers are available around the clock providing assistance with daily tasks such as dressing, showering, bathing, eating and toileting. Assistance is provided to each individual according to their unique needs. They assist our residents with taking their medications as prescribed and are state-certified to provide medications. Our pharmacy provider, Vida Pharmacy, supports us with the consulting services of a licensed pharmacist and delivers medicines to our doorstep. Residents’ laundry is done on a weekly basis.
At Ravenna We Provide
- 24-Hour Care and Supervision
- Respite Care (1 week minimum)
- Daily Assistance for Dressing, Bathing, Grooming, and Toileting
- Daily Snacks and Meals
- Special Medical Diets Accommodated
- Medication Assistance
- Transportation Coordination
- Daily Activities and Programs
- Trained and Experienced Staff
- Healthcare Consultants on Call
Features and amenities:
- 25 Private Studios
- 10 Semi Private Studios
- Private Bath in Each Room
- Three Outdoor Patios
- Semi-Private Sitting Areas
- Private Dining Room for Special Occasions
- Inner Courtyard
- Lovely Dining Area
- Bright Activity Room
- In-House Beauty Salon
- Secure Entrance and Exit
Thank you for your interest at Ravenna Assisted Living. Please give us a call to schedule a free tour.
What Makes Us Special
Ravenna is locally owned and operated by healthcare professionals and an experienced team. All our staff is dedicated towards quality care and the satisfaction of our residents. Our Activities Coordinators provide engaging activities throughout the week including one on one time with residents. Administrative staff dines as well as interact with residents throughout the day.