Ravenna Assisted Living
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March 16, 2020
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November 08, 2017
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October 06, 2014
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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
Ravenna Assisted Living is a single-story Mediterranean style assisted living community featuring high ceilings and windows that allow for plenty of natural light. Caregivers are available 24 hours to provide assistance with daily tasks, such as dressing, showering, bathing, eating and toileting according to the unique needs of each resident. Residents also received assistance with taking prescription medications and staff is state-certified to provide medications from Vida Pharmacy which supports the community with consulting services from a licensed pharmacist. Residents' laundry is done on a weekly basis at no extra cost. Ravenna Assisted Living also offers transportation coordination, health care consultations and an activities program that includes fitness classes and arts and crafts sessions led by professional artists and musicians. Residents can choose from private or semi-private studio apartments and free Wi-Fi is available throughout the building.
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.Get Costs