Kerner Ridge Assisted Living
Offers Assisted Living and Memory Care
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March 23, 2022
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October 24, 2015
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November 11, 2014
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Questions about Kerner Ridge Assisted Living
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Kerner Ridge Assisted Living. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
Residents at Kerner Ridge Assisted Living enjoy activities hosted by our full time activity director. They love to bake, make crafts, plant a garden, exercise, go out for joy rides and more! A favorite is when local entertainers come in and perform for the residents. Our average age is 86.
What programs or activities does Kerner Ridge Assisted Living offer to enrich residents' well-being?
Kerner Ridge Assisted Living offers a full activity schedule for residents to enjoy.
What places are near Kerner Ridge Assisted Living or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
Kerner Ridge is conveniently located near the heart of Downtown Kernersville. Grocery stores and big box stores like Target and Wal-Mart are located within minutes of our community.
What transportation services does Kerner Ridge Assisted Living offer to assisted living residents?
The staff at Kerner Ridge Assisted Living can provide transportation to local doctor's appointments for residents at no additional cost.
What makes the chef or dining program at Kerner Ridge Assisted Living exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
The chef at Kerner Ridge Assisted Living takes pride in offering a wide variety of delicious options for residents to enjoy. We can accommodate any type of special diet ordered by a physician. Each day residents receive a menu that they can choose from. The options range from savory chicken enchiladas to classic pot roast and vegetables. Don't forget about dessert....residents love our chef's strawberry shortcake or homemade banana pudding.
What safety features or security measures does Kerner Ridge Assisted Living offer to assisted living residents?
Loved ones can rest assured that safety is our number one priority at Kerner Ridge Assisted Living. We are staffed 24/7 with Med-Techs and CNAs. We have a full time RN and LPN to oversee the clinical staff and care plans. Each resident's room is equipped with a pull cord in the bedroom and the bathroom. Residents can count on regular safety checks from the clinical staff based on their individual level of care.
How does Kerner Ridge Assisted Living keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
Communication is key to quality care at Kerner Ridge Assisted Living. Families can expect a personal call from our leadership staff if there is an emergency situation. To keep families updated on a regular basis we communicate via email and check in when family members stop by for a visit. Our executive director send emails to families to update them on important changes.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Kerner Ridge Assisted Living during daytime and nighttime hours?
If Kerner Ridge Assisted Living accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
Kerner Ridge Assisted Living welcomes all members of the family with a one time $350 pet deposit. Residents are required to maintain the care of their own animal. Our community has a beautiful lawn area that residents can walk their pet in.
How many staffers are on duty in the daytime and overnight?
We always have one med tech and two CNAs in our memory care.
What safety features or security measures does Kerner Ridge Assisted Living provide to protect residents who wander?
Residents who wander find comfort and the appropriate care in our secured memory care unit. Our assisted living area is not locked but all of our doors have alarms that alert staff when a resident goes outside.
What programs or activities does Kerner Ridge Assisted Living offer to keep residents engaged? How does the staff engage residents' long-term memories?
Kerner Ridge has a designated memory care life enrichment director that designs an activity schedule. Activities range from arts and crafts to baking to music to listening to performers.
Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?
Upon admission, the community's nurse will assess the resident. That assessment is updated quarterly but can be updated in case of a change in care needs.
What techniques does Kerner Ridge Assisted Living use to support memory care residents during mealtimes?
Staff are in the dining room with residents during meal time. We can provide additional support to residents who need more assistance with eating as needed.
How does Kerner Ridge Assisted Living keep residents' families informed about their loved ones' health?
Families have the opportunity to meet with our nursing staff each quarter for updated care plan meetings. We pride ourselves on our communication to family members. In case of an emergency or a change in care needs, we contact the family immediately.
Describe the neighborhood around Kerner Ridge Assisted Living. Is it located in a residential neighborhood, a business district, a rural setting, or other type of locale?
Kerner Ridge is nestled in the heart of the Triad in a residential area.
Is Kerner Ridge Assisted Living affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?
Kerner Ridge Assisted Living works closely with our major local hospitals. Novant Health Kernersville Medical Center is ten minutes from our building. Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center and Wake Forest Baptist Health are within 20 minutes of our building.
Costs for Kerner Ridge Assisted Living
Services and Amenities of Kerner Ridge Assisted Living
- Rent Plus Care Fees
- Entry Fee
- Fee Structure Extra: We Offer A Month To Month Rental
- Assisted Living Starting At: $4745/month
- Memory Care Starting At: $6995/month
Room and housing options
- 2-bedroom apartments
- Companion Suites: We Offer Companion Suites
- Studio Apartments
- Dining Room Shared Meals
- Dining Extra: Meals Can Be Delivered To Your Room Per Special Circumstances.
- Beauty Barber Shop
- Resident Transportation
- Party Space
- Tv Room
- Garden And Patio
- Resident Parking
- Features Extra: Library
- Laundry For Linens
- Private Cleaning Services
- Laundry For Clothing
Technology and entertainment
- Cable In Rooms
- Internet Enabled Rooms
- Technology Extra: Emergency Call System
- Skilled Nursing
- Hospice Care
- Medication Management
- Physical Therapy
- Nurse On Staff: Yes
- Offsite Activities
- Religious Services
- Lectures Discussions
- Book Clubs
- Fitness Room
- Arts And Crafts
- Home Sale Assistance
- Va Benefits Consultation
- Financing Advice
- Guest Parking
- Guests At Mealtime
- Resident Capacity: 66
- Staff Patient Ratio: 10 To 1
- Respite Care
- Minimum Age: 55
- Pets: Small Pets Allowed
Range of services
- Physical Therapy
- State Licenses: HAL-034-058
About Kerner Ridge Assisted Living
Kerner Ridge Assisted Living, located in Kernersville, North Carolina, is in the heart of the triad. While nestled in this quaint and quiet community, city activities in Greensboro or Winston-Salem are only minutes away.
- 24 hour access to Certified Nursing Assistants & Personal Care Staff
- Customized care with Registered Nurse overview
- Emergency response system
- Housekeeping & personal laundry services
- Medication management
- Professionally developed recreational programs
- Security camera systems
- Three nutritional meals plus snacks served daily
What Makes Us Special
Kerner Ridge is quietly nestled in the heart of the triad, and conveniently located just 5 minutes off of I-40 in Kernersville. We are a 4-Star Assisted Living Community offering the best care with sincere home town feel.Get Costs