Independent Living & Assisted Living
Heatherwood Retirement Community offers both independent living and assisted living throughout the community, which means when a resident requires additional services, they don't need to move from their apartment!
The nursing staff at Heatherwood consists of Registered Nurses, seven days a week; Licensed Practical Nurses, twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week; and, Certified Nursing Assistants, twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. Heatherwood has on-site physical, speech and occupational therapy and additionally, a physician office suite utilized by an Internist, a Dentists, and a Podiatrist.
The basic rent at Heatherwood includes three meals daily, expanded cable television, unlimited local and long distance telephone service, high speed internet service, all utilities, weekly housekeeping, regularly scheduled transportation, routine maintenance, daily activities and monthly wellness checks in addition to a nurse call system in each apartment.
When a resident at Heatherwood needs assistance with their activities of daily living, an assisted living service package is available. This package can be customized to meet the resident's care needs and the cost can be adjusted. Please note that an assessment by a Registered Nurse at Heatherwood determines the care needs of residents.
Assisted Living Service Packages include:
- Three meals per day
- Daily bed making
- Linen and towers changes weekly or as needed
- Personal laundry weekly or as needed
- Daily trash removal
- Nursing staff on duty 24 hours per day
- Wellness programs
- Weekly housekeeping