Evenglow Lodge

(888) 268-0517

215 E Washington St, Pontiac, IL

Evenglow Lodge
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215 E WASHINGTON ST
PONTIAC
IL
00000
USA
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215 E Washington St
Pontiac, IL
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Evenglow Lodge is a small, not for profit, nursing home with 45 beds based in Pontiac, IL. At last check, the facility had 37 residents indicating that it is 82% occupied which is about average within the state of Illinois. The provider accepts both medicare and medicaid programs, and provides resident counseling services.
This nursing home and assisted living facility, is not located in a hospital or a continuing care retirement community (CCRC). As of November 2012, the medicare rating for Evenglow Lodge, was 5 stars. Only 15% of nursing homes have 5 stars in Illinois.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Evenglow Lodge with other senior care providers in Illinois. When compare to the state averages for staffing, the number of registered nurse (RN) hours per resident per day is higher than average; Certified nursing assistant (CNA) hours per resident per day is higher than average; The number of licensed practical (LPN) or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is higher than average. The most recent health inspection was on 10/13/2011.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here

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Description of Evenglow Lodge in Pontiac, IL

Number of Beds : 45

Evenglow Lodge, located in Pontiac, Illinois provides the following services: Nursing Home, Assisted Living, Senior Community, and Alzheimer's Care. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Evenglow Lodge has received 5 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 5 stars. Evenglow Lodge has a very good hospital, Saint James Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 87 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Evenglow Lodge's nearest hospital is 3 miles away. The zipcode (00000) in Illinois, where Evenglow Lodge is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Evenglow Lodge can be found here.

Evenglow Lodge 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, Evenglow Lodge is an assisted living facility. Assisted living facilities are an apartment-style habitat designed to focus on providing assistance with daily living activities. They provide a higher level of service for the elderly which can include preparing meals, housekeeping, medication assistance, laundry, and also do regular check-in's on the residents. Basically, they are designed to bridge the gap between independent living and nursing home facilities. When thinking about how to pay for care, assisted living facilities are generally less expensive than nursing homes, if assisted living is a viable option for your loved one.

Also, Evenglow Lodge is a Senior Community. Senior communities are for seniors who can take care of themselves. It is often a set of apartments in a variety of sizes from studios to large two bedrooms, where seniors live independently, but may receive additional services like transportation, pools, a convenience store, bank, barber/beauty shop, resident laundry, housekeeping, and security, are all services and amenities that may be provided there.

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

Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.

Amenities

Community Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Service
  • Security

  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • Personal Assistance

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

  • Colostomy or Urostomy
  • For more information about Evenglow Lodge call (888) 268-0517 to speak with a local Care Advisor


    Demographic Profile for Pontiac, IL,00000

    Annual Crime
    00000 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 4
    Property Crimes 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 0%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality / 100
    Water Quality / 100
    Superfund Sites / 100
    Physicians per 100k
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 100% Below
    Cost of Food 100% Below
    Utilities 100% Below
    Miscellaneous 100% Below
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree
    People
    Male Population
    Female Population
    Median Age Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income
    Population Change
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Pontiac IL
    White 74.5
    Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 15.1
    Black or African American 12.4
    Some other race 5.6
    Asian 4.4
    Two or more races 2.2
    American Indian and Alaska Native 0.8
    Native Hawaiian and Other 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

    Saint James Hospital

    2500 West Reynolds Street
    Pontiac IL 61764
    Distance: 3 miles
    Tel: 815-842-2828
    Average Rating: 87%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Kmart Stores Of Illinois Llc

    Vermillion Plaza
    Distance: 0.3 miles
    (815) 844-5691

    Wal Mart Stores Inc

    1706 W Reynolds St
    Distance: 0.3 miles
    (815) 842-2230

    Walgreen Co

    1001 W Reynolds St
    Distance: 0.3 miles
    (815) 844-6678
    Nearby Parks

    Fell Park

    Pontiac, IL
    Distance: 0.3 miles

    Dargan Park

    Pontiac, IL
    Distance: 0.4 miles

    Chautauqua Park

    100 E Park St
    Pontiac, IL
    Distance: 0.6 miles
    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Assisted Living
  • Senior Community
  • Alzheimer's Care
  • Payment Options

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