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Smith's Care For The Elderly
(866) 825-9079
1205 Hanson Rd
Edgewood, MD
Housing Types:
  • Assisted Living
  • Short Term Care: Rehabilitation, Respite
  • Alzheimer's Care
  • Micro-Community: Residential Care Facility
  • Hospice

Smith's Care For The Elderly
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Description of Smith's Care For The Elderly in Edgewood, MD

Built In 1981 , Number of Beds : 15

Smith's Care For The Elderly, located in Edgewood, Maryland provides the following services: Assisted Living, Short Term Care: Rehabilitation, Respite, Alzheimer's Care, Micro-Community: Residential Care Facility, and Hospice. It accepts the following payment methods: Veteran's Benefits. Smith's Care For The Elderly has a very good hospital, Upper Chesapeake Medical Center, located nearby, which scored a 95 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Smith's Care For The Elderly's nearest hospital is 7 miles away. The zipcode (21040) in Maryland, where Smith's Care For The Elderly is located, has an average safety rating based on recent crime statistics.

Smith's Care for the Elderly 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, Smith's Care for the Elderly is a Micro community, which means it is a smaller senior community. It is a Residential Care Facility. Some people prefer it for its smaller less institutional setting.

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

Also, Smith's Care for the Elderly 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.

Smith's Care is now and has always been famitly owned and operated.Home cooking and excellant care go hand in hand to make your family member feel "at home". We are not an institution but we give all care from basic supervision up to feedoing and routine turning of bed bound persons.Birthdays and holidays are celebrated with singing and traditional foods and decorations. Activities are offered according to the ability and desires of our residents. We look forward to having you as part of our extended family.


Parking & Transportation

  • Resident Parking
  • Guest Parking
  • Community Services

  • Activity Director
  • Designated Family Visiting Area
  • TV/Media Room
  • Dining Options

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

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

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

  • Hits, Kicks, or Acts Physically Aggressive
  • Yells, Curses, or Acts Verbally Aggressive
  • 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
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Emphysema or Other Lung Disease (COPD)
  • Heart Disease or Heart Failure
  • Management of a Feeding Tube
  • Monitored Intake of Food and Liquids
  • Osteoporosis
  • Stroke
  • Tendency To Fall
  • Diabetic Diet
  • Oral Medication
  • Insulin Injection Self-Administered
  • Insulin Injection Staff-Administered
  • On-Site Therapy

  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical 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
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    Demographic Profile for Edgewood, MD,21040

    Annual Crime
    21040 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 4 4
    Property Crimes 4 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 32%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 24.2 / 100
    Water Quality 47 / 100
    Superfund Sites 42 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 143.8
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 1% Above
    Cost of Food 9% Above
    Utilities 21% Above
    Miscellaneous 4% Above
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 3.41%
    Male Population 48.12%
    Female Population 51.88%
    Median Age 33.9 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $57,548
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Edgewood MD
    Percent Religious 48.58%
    Catholic 31.20%
    Methodist 4.32%
    Lutheran 3.11%
    Baptist 3.07%
    Other Christian 2.46%
    All Other 4.43%
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Edgewood MD
    White  66.9%
    Black  25.3%
    Hispanic/Latino  3.2%
    Multiracial  2.3%
    Asian  1.6%
    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.