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July 09, 2021
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Questions about Bridgeway Pointe
What ongoing training does the staff receive in dementia care?
Bridgeway Pointe staff receive training about dementia care via the MyKnowledge module system. In addition, the Director of Wellness is a Certified Dementia Care Practitioner who works directly with the staff.
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at Bridgeway Pointe. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
Bridgeway Pointe residents are a close-knit and vibrant group of individuals. The average resident is 85 years young and, while there are many enriching activities offered, the most popular include: anything having to do with food, music, and church services.
What programs or activities does Bridgeway Pointe offer to enrich residents' well-being?
Bridgeway Pointe offers life enrichment opportunities that are focused on the seven pillars of wellness: spiritual, educational, physical, occupational, social, environmental, and emotional. There are regularly scheduled entertainers that come from outside the community to perform as well as art classes, exercise classes, and outings to name just a few.
What places are near Bridgeway Pointe or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
Bridgeway Pointe residents can enjoy a walk in the enclosed, landscaped courtyard or to the nearby Drake campus to the gift shop or the swimming pool.
What transportation services does Bridgeway Pointe offer to assisted living residents?
Bridgeway Pointe utilizes a large bus along with a station wagon for scheduled outings.
What makes the chef or dining program at Bridgeway Pointe exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
Culinary options at Bridgeway Pointe are exceptional given that there are ample choices that are made table side. No ordering the day before, Bridgeway Pointe is a restaurant style experience.
What safety features or security measures does Bridgeway Pointe offer to assisted living residents?
Bridgeway Pointe boasts safety and security measures that are unmatched in most similar senior living buildings. Due to our affiliation with UC Health, Bridgeway Pointe has 24 hour security provided by uniformed personnel. The campus is monitored by security cameras as well.
How does Bridgeway Pointe keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
Between 30 and 60 days after moving to Bridgeway Pointe, a transition conference is scheduled with families to ensure that all is going smoothly. On an ongoing basis, emphasis is placed on developing a rapport with nursing staff to ensure that families know how things are going.
What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at Bridgeway Pointe during daytime and nighttime hours?
Bridgeway Pointe exceeds all state requirements for staffing ratios at all times. In addition, all care companions are STNA's (State Tested Nursing Assistants) whereas some assisted living communities allow personal care aides. Perhaps most importantly, Bridgeway Pointe does NOT utilize agency personnel and boasts a very low staff turnover rate.
If Bridgeway Pointe accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
Pets are to be curbed using the ample side and back yards.
What ongoing senior care training does the staff receive?
Given Bridgeway Pointe's affiliation with UC Health, all staff receive ample training through the MyKnowledge module system that is shared with the area hospitals.
How many staffers are on duty in the daytime and overnight?
The Harbor neighborhood has a minimum of three staff on duty for the 15 residents during the day and evening and two at night.
What safety features or security measures does Bridgeway Pointe provide to protect residents who wander?
Bridgeway Pointe has a 15-studio apartment secured memory care neighborhood called The Harbor.
What programs or activities does Bridgeway Pointe offer to keep residents engaged? How does the staff engage residents' long-term memories?
Life Enrichment personnel offer specifically designed (by an Occupational Therapist) opportunities for the Harbor (memory neighborhood) residents.
Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?
All Bridgeway Pointe residents are assessed prior to admission by the Director of Health and Wellness AND at least quarterly thereafter are re-assessed to ensure appropriate care is being provided.
Is Bridgeway Pointe affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?
Bridgeway Pointe is a non-profit entity that is owned and operated by UC Health a local and well known hospital organization. Despite that affiliation, residents are free to choose the hospital of their choice.
Costs for Bridgeway Pointe
Services and Amenities of Bridgeway Pointe
- Entry Fee
- Assisted Living Starting At: $3960/month
- Memory Care Starting At: $6635/month
Room and housing options
- 1-bedroom apartments
- Companion Suites: We Do Not Offer Companion Suites
- Studio Apartments
- Resident Capacity: 114
- Minimum Age: 65
- Pets: Small Pets Allowed
- State Licenses: 2306R
About Bridgeway Pointe
At Bridgeway Pointe, you'll find a close-knit, vibrant assisted living community that is large enough to meet your needs but small enough to know your style.
Bridgeway Pointe is located in close proximity to the Ronald Reagan Cross County Highway, I-75, I-71, and I-275.
- Private Studio and One-Bedroom Apartments
- Spacious Closets and Storage
- Additional Storage Area Available
- Private Bath, with Walk-In Shower
- Urgent-Call System
- Lowered Windows for Seated Viewing
- Cable Included
- Restaurant Style Dining
- Art and Crafts
- Religious Services
- Outdoor Courtyard
- Off-Site Activities
- Social Events
- Family Gatherings
- Respite Available
- Pet Friendly
What Makes Us Special
Nestled away in a quiet, central Cincinnati location, Bridgeway Pointe offers quality assisted living services in a safe, comfortable and supportive environment. If you enjoy socializing, you will find that it is easy to make friends at Bridgeway Pointe.Get Costs