Emerald Coast Center

(866) 965-2891

114 3 Rd St Se, Fort Walton Beach, FL

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114 3RD ST SE
FORT WALTON BEACH
FL
32548
USA
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114 3 Rd St Se
Fort Walton Beach, FL
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08/30/2012 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: This place is so wonderful. It was a tough decision for us to make for our family but they helped us through it.

5

01/19/2012 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: Staff are awesome but very busy, the special ALS care unit is extra special. They took care of mom and the rest of us!
Older building but clean and friendly

5

Description of Emerald Coast Center in Fort Walton Beach, FL

Number of Beds : 120

Emerald Coast Center, located in Fort Walton Beach, Florida provides the following services: Nursing Home, Short Term Care: Rehabilitation, Respite, Alzheimer's Care, and Hospice. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Emerald Coast Center has an average user review rating of 5 stars. Emerald Coast Center has a very good hospital, Fort Walton Beach Medical Center, located nearby, which scored a 98 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Emerald Coast Center's nearest hospital is 4 miles away. The zipcode (32548) in Florida, where Emerald Coast Center is located, has a below average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Emerald Coast Center can be found here.

Emerald Coast Center is a nursing home. It provides medical nursing service for seniors with serious illnesses or disabilities twenty-four hours a day, delivered by registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and certified nurse aids.

Nursing care facilities cater to several types of patients: some patients require short-term rehab while recovering from surgery; others require long-term nursing and medical supervision. In addition, some nursing homes offer specialized care programs for Alzheimer's or other illnesses, or short-term respite care for frail or disabled persons when a family member requires a rest from providing care in the home. Please note that you can help compare nursing homes by looking at the Medicare ratings of a given facility (Medicare has a 5-star rating system for comparing nursing homes). There are various ways for paying for care in a nursing home. Make sure you know your loved one's Medicare and Medicaid eligibility, and understand how you can use tools like long term care insurance to pay for nursing home care.

Also, Emerald Coast Center facility provides Alzheimer's care. This means it has special safeguards for wandering seniors, and caregivers are trained in handling dementia behaviors.

Also, Emerald Coast Center care provider provides hospice care. Hospice care is an infusion of home care and facility care provided to benefit terminally ill patients and support their families through their tough times.

Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.

Amenities

Parking & Transportation

  • Access to Public Transportation Nearby
  • Guest Parking
  • Community Services

  • Activity Director
  • Beautician/Barber
  • Chapel/Religious Services
  • Concierge
  • Designated Family Visiting Area
  • Garden
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Service
  • Maintenance Director
  • TV/Media Room
  • Dining Options

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Snack
  • Restaurant Style
  • Room Service as Needed
  • Low Sugar
  • Low Sodium
  • Security

  • 24 Hour Up and Awake Staff
  • Door Alarms (for exit seekers)
  • Emergency In-Room Call System
  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • Personal Assistance

  • Activities of Daily Living (bathing, grooming, dressing, eating, etc.)
  • Catheter Management
  • Foot Care
  • Sitting, Standing, Walking
  • Toileting
  • Medication Management
  • Behavioral Support

  • Does Not Sleep Through the Night
  • Becomes Disoriented (e.g. Sundown Syndrome)
  • Paces or Rummages Habitually
  • Seeks exit or Tries to Leave
  • Wanders
  • Needs Prompting for Their Personal Care
  • Special Health Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Breathing Support with Oxygen
  • Broken Bones
  • Cancer
  • Colostomy or Urostomy
  • Depression
  • Emphysema or Other Lung Disease (COPD)
  • Heart Disease or Heart Failure
  • Immune Deficiency
  • Management of an I.V.
  • Management of a Feeding Tube
  • Monitored Intake of Food and Liquids
  • Osteoporosis
  • Stroke
  • Tendency To Fall
  • Severe Brain Injury
  • Diabetic Diet
  • Oral Medication
  • Insulin Injection Staff-Administered
  • On-Site Therapy

  • Dental Care
  • Eye Care
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Restorative Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Memory Care Services

  • Family Members Able to Join at Mealtime
  • Family Members Able to Participate in Care Plan
  • Specialty Trained Staff
  • Safe Wandering Areas
  • Regular Assessments by Interdisciplinary Staff
  • Environment That is Easy to Navigate
  • Daily Planned Recreational and Social Activities
  • Activities Tailored to Residents’ Abilities
  • Dementia Stage 1
  • Dementia Stage 2
  • Dementia Stage 3
  • Dementia Stage 4
  • Dementia Stage 5
  • Dementia Stage 6
  • Dementia Stage 7
  • For more information about Emerald Coast Center call (866) 965-2891 to speak with a local Care Advisor


    Demographic Profile for Fort Walton Beach, FL,32548

    Annual Crime
    32548 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 6 4
    Property Crimes 6 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 25%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 83 / 100
    Water Quality 91 / 100
    Superfund Sites 91 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 258.3
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 4% Below
    Cost of Food 1% Above
    Utilities 2% Below
    Miscellaneous 2% Above
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 7.67%
    People
    Male Population 49.34%
    Female Population 50.66%
    Median Age 41.8 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $49,099
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Fort Walton Beach FL
    Percent Religious 42.34%
    Baptist 20.43%
    Catholic 7.34%
    Methodist 5.13%
    Pentecostal 2.90%
    All Other 6.54%
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Fort Walton Beach FL
    White  74.7%
    Black  14.9%
    Hispanic/Latino  4%
    Multiracial  3%
    Asian  2.7%
    Other  0.2%
    Hawaiian/Pacific Islander  0.1%

    Please Note Zip code-level crime information is provided by U.S. Census data. OurParents ALWAYS recommends that you visit the facility and check with local law enforcement authorities, and draw your own conclusions about the safety of any given care provider and area.

    Nearby Hospitals

    Fort Walton Beach Medical Center

    1000 Mar Walt Dr
    Ft Walton Beach FL 32547
    Distance: 4 miles
    Tel: 850-862-1111
    Average Rating: 98%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Publix Super Markets Inc

    251 Miracle Strip Pkwy Se
    Distance: 0.5 miles
    (850) 796-1937

    Publix Super Markets Inc

    421 Mary Esther Cut Off Nw
    Distance: 0.5 miles
    (850) 301-1334

    K Mart Corp

    200 Irwin Ave Ne
    Distance: 0.5 miles
    (850) 244-7143
    Nearby Churches

    First United Methodist Church

    103 1st St SE
    Fort Walton Beach, FL
    Distance: 0.0 miles

    St Simon's Episcopal Cnslng

    28 Miracle Strip Pky SW
    Fort Walton Beach, FL
    Distance: 0.1 miles

    First Presbyterian Church

    134 Beal Pky SW
    Fort Walton Beach, FL
    Distance: 0.2 miles
    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Short Term Care: Rehabilitation, Respite
  • Alzheimer's Care
  • Hospice
  • Payment Options

  • Medicare Yes
  • Medicaid Yes
  • Veteran's Benefits No
  • Long Term Care Insurance No
  • Subsidy Available No