Mercy House Waco
Offers Memory Care
Reviews of Mercy House Waco
Memory Care Reviews for Mercy House Waco
June 22, 2011
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Questions about Mercy House Waco
What ongoing training does the staff receive in dementia care?
Our staff take monthly training courses and are updated on all policies and procedures that are available.
How many staffers are on duty in the daytime and overnight?
We have a minimum of 2 care givers at any given time.
What programs or activities does Mercy House Waco offer to keep residents engaged? How does the staff engage residents' long-term memories?
Our residents love their weekly Bingo games. We do a lot of reminiscing and test your memory games. We play board games, bowling, Yahtzee, puzzle books and other miscellaneous games to keep them engaged. Our residents also love our dance off competition.
Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?
Our nurse that is on staff assesses the residents' health and cognitive function on a daily basis. Their assessments are repeated on a monthly basis.
What techniques does Mercy House Waco use to support memory care residents during mealtimes?
Our staff follows each residents' meal plan. If a resident needs their food puree', we puree' each item and do not mix it together. We love to give our residents the feel of fine dining. We do assist residents' that can not feed themselves and assist them in every way that we can.
Is Mercy House Waco affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?
We do have two hospitals in Waco. We do use whichever one the family members would like to use.
Costs for Mercy House Waco
Cost of Memory Care
Services and Amenities of Mercy House Waco
Room and housing options
- Companion Suites: We Offer Companion Suites
- Housing Extra: Private And Semi Private Rooms
- Features Extra: Covered Patio And Outdoor Ceiling Fans, Secured Courtyard With Walking Path And Garden, Family Style Dining, Aging In Place, Social And Recreational Activities, High Staff To Resident Care Ratio,
- Resident Capacity: 16
- Respite Care
- Pets: Small Pets Allowed
- State Licenses: 103795
About Mercy House Waco
Nestled in the bustling city of Waco, Sodalis at Waco is minutes from the city yet surrounded by the laid back country lifestyle. We are an intimate, homelike memory care community developed around personalized, dignified care for you or your loved ones.
Here at Sodalis at Waco, our community is small in order for us to know and fully interact with each one of our residents. The word Sodalis literally means companion, and we take this very seriously. We are your Companions for Life.
Sodalis at Waco is committed to providing the best life possible to adults living with diminished cognitive and/or physical limitations. Our associates develop a full-time engagement, wellness, and lifestyle program for our residents, based on their interests and needs.
Our full-time engagement director offers daily social and wellness activities designed around the interests of our residents. At Sodalis at Waco, you’ll find activities such as bridge and bingo, live music and entertainment, dancing and walking clubs, worship services, spa days, movie nights, farmers market and community outings, memory enhancement programming, and much more.
- Respite Care Program
- Health and Wellness Program
- Dignified Programming