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Afton Care South
6880 Saint Croix Trl S, HASTINGS, MN
- Nursing Home
- Assisted Living
- Micro-Community: Residential Care Facility
- Short Term Care: Rehabilitation, Respite
- Alzheimer's Care
- Skilled Nursing Facility
- Medicare No
- Medicaid No
- Veteran's Benefits No
- Long Term Care Insurance Yes
- Subsidy Available No
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Description of Afton Care South in HASTINGS, MN
Built In 1999 , Number of Beds : 5
Afton Care South, located in Hastings, Minnesota provides the following services: Nursing Home, Assisted Living, Micro-Community: Residential Care Facility, Short Term Care: Rehabilitation, Respite, Alzheimer's Care, Skilled Nursing Facility, and Hospice. Afton Care South has a very good hospital, Regina Medical Center, located nearby, which scored a 86 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Afton Care South's nearest hospital is 8 miles away. The zipcode (55033) in Minnesota, where Afton Care South is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics.
Afton Care South 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, Afton Care South 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, Afton Care South 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, Afton Care South facility provides Alzheimer's care. This means it has special safeguards for wandering seniors, and caregivers are trained in handling dementia behaviors.
Also, Afton Care South 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.
Also, Afton Care South is a skilled nursing facility (SNF). It is primarily engaged in providing skilled nursing care and related services for residents who require medical or nursing care; or rehabilitation services for the rehabilitation of injured, disabled, or sick persons.
Skilled nursing facilities cater to patients who either need short-term rehab while recovering from surgery; or require long-term nursing and medical supervision. Skilled Nursing facilities are very often associated with area hospitals.
Afton Care Senior Homes has three locations in the Afton, MN area. Featuring rural small town settings in the beautiful St. Croix Valley. Providing two caregivers from 6am to 10 pm and one awake overnight staff to only five residents in each home, we have the resources to provide the highest quality of care available. In addition to the high staffing ratios, each home has a live in house manager and RN case manager available 24/7. We also offer our residents the option of a visiting physician for onsite medical needs. Each resident is given compassionate, individual, personalized care and attention. Afton Care Senior Homes structures the routine and activities of the day to the resident?s desires and preferences. Our spacious, warm residential settings are family oriented and offer large private, furnished bedrooms with bathrooms and comfortable shared common areas for loved ones to relax and enjoy their visits. Each home welcome guests to stay for meals at no extra charge, anytime!! We offer long term care as an alternative to nursing home placement, with some exceptions for skilled nursing needs. Our homes are very unique and built specifically for senior residential nursing and memory care.
Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.
- Transportation Provided by Facility
- Guest Parking
- Clubhouse/Meeting Rooms
- Guest Dining
- Guest Lodging
- Laundry Service
- Family Style
- Room Service as Needed
- Low Sugar
- Low Sodium
- 24 Hour Controlled Access
- 24 Hour Up and Awake Staff
- Door Alarms (for exit seekers)
- Emergency In-Room Call System
- Activities of Daily Living (bathing, grooming, dressing, eating, etc.)
- Catheter Management
- Foot Care
- Sitting, Standing, Walking
- Medication Management
- Does Not Sleep Through the Night
- Becomes Disoriented (e.g. Sundown Syndrome)
- Paces or Rummages Habitually
- Seeks exit or Tries to Leave
- Needs Prompting for Their Personal Care
- Breathing Support with Oxygen
- Broken Bones
- Colostomy or Urostomy
- Emphysema or Other Lung Disease (COPD)
- Heart Disease or Heart Failure
- Monitored Intake of Food and Liquids
- Tendency To Fall
- Severe Brain Injury
- Diabetic Diet
- Oral Medication
- Insulin Injection Self-Administered
- Insulin Injection Staff-Administered
- 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
Demographic Profile for HASTINGS, MN, 55033
Cost Of Living
Compared to the National Average
Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
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