Tallgrass Creek

(888) 666-1460

13800 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS

Tallgrass Creek
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13800 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS
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Owned and Operated By
Erickson Retirement Communities
Founders: John Erickson
Established: 1983

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Description of Tallgrass Creek in Overland Park, KS

Tallgrass Creek, located in Overland Park, Kansas provides the following services: Nursing Home, Assisted Living, Senior Community, and Alzheimer's Care. Tallgrass Creek has a very good hospital, Shawnee Mission Medical Center, located nearby, which scored a 85 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Tallgrass Creek's nearest hospital is 1 miles away. The zipcode (00000) in Kansas, where Tallgrass Creek is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics.

Tallgrass Creek 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, Tallgrass Creek 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, Tallgrass Creek 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, Tallgrass Creek 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.


For more information about Tallgrass Creek call (888) 666-1460 to speak with a local Care Advisor

Demographic Profile for Overland Park, KS,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
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
High School Graduate
Associate Degree
Undergraduate Degree
Graduate Degree
Male Population
Female Population
Median Age Years
Average Individual Income
Average Household Income
Population Change
Breakdown of ethnicities in Overland Park KS
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

Shawnee Mission Medical Center

9100 W 74 Th Street
Shawnee Mission KS 66204
Distance: 1 mile
Tel: 913-676-2151
Average Rating: 85%

Heartland Surgical Spec Hospital

10720 Nall Avenue
Overland Park KS 66211
Distance: 4 miles
Tel: 913-754-4505
Average Rating: 95%

Overland Park Reg Med Ctr

10500 Quivira Road
Overland Park KS 66215
Distance: 4 miles
Tel: 913-541-5301
Average Rating: 98%

Doctors Hospital Llc

4901 College Blvd
Leawood KS 66211
Distance: 4 miles
Tel: 913-529-1801
Average Rating: 90%
Nearby Drug Stores

Kansas Cvs Pharmacy Llc

7501 Metcalf Ave
Distance: 0.8 miles
(913) 642-6330

Wal Mart Stores Inc

7701 Frontage Rd
Distance: 0.8 miles
(913) 648-5335

Walgreen Co

7500 Metcalf Ave
Distance: 0.8 miles
(913) 341-1725
Nearby Churches

Baha'i Faith Of Overland Park

4355 PO Box
Overland Park, KS
Distance: 0.2 miles
(816) 464-1997

Overland Park Lutheran Church

7810 W 79th St
Shawnee Mission, KS
Distance: 0.3 miles

Overland Park Christian Church

7600 W 75th St
Overland Park, KS
Distance: 0.6 miles

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

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