Foulkeways At Gwynedd

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1120 Meetinghouse Rd, Gwynedd, PA

Foulkeways At Gwynedd
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1120 Meetinghouse Rd
Gwynedd, PA
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Foulkeways at Gwynedd is an average sized, not for profit, nursing home with 52 beds based in Gwynedd, PA. At last check, the facility had 36 residents indicating that it is 69% occupied which is less than average within the state of Pennsylvania. The provider accepts only medicare, and provides resident counseling services.
This nursing home and assisted living facility, is located in a continuing care retirement community (CCRC). As of November 2012, the medicare rating for Foulkeways At Gwynedd, was 5 stars. Only 17% of nursing homes have 5 stars in Pennsylvania.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Foulkeways At Gwynedd with other senior care providers in Pennsylvania. 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 about average; The number of licensed practical (LPN) or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is lower than average. The most recent health inspection was on 08/24/2012.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here


07/15/2011 An Current/Past Employee Writes: The staff is very kind and uplifting.


Description of Foulkeways At Gwynedd in Gwynedd, PA

Built In 1967 , Number of Beds : 52

Foulkeways At Gwynedd, located in Gwynedd, Pennsylvania provides the following services: Nursing Home, Assisted Living, Continued Care Community, Senior Community, Alzheimer's Care, Skilled Nursing Facility, Hospice, and Short Term Care: Respite. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare. Foulkeways At Gwynedd has received 5 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 5 stars. Foulkeways At Gwynedd has a very good hospital, Lansdale Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 83 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Foulkeways At Gwynedd's nearest hospital is 3 miles away. The zipcode (19436) in Pennsylvania, where Foulkeways At Gwynedd is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Foulkeways At Gwynedd can be found here.

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

Also, Foulkeways at Gwynedd 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, Foulkeways at Gwynedd 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.

Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.


Parking & Transportation

  • Access to Public Transportation Nearby
  • Transportation Provided by Facility
  • Resident Parking
  • Guest Parking
  • Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Pets

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Birds
  • Community Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Service
  • Beautician/Barber
  • Clubhouse/Meeting Rooms
  • Computer/Internet Access
  • Fitness Trainer
  • Garden
  • Guest Dining
  • Guest Lodging
  • Laundry Room(s)
  • Library
  • Maintenance Director
  • Billiards/Pool Room
  • Sauna/Whirlpool
  • Swimming Pool
  • Storage
  • Tennis Courts
  • TV/Media Room
  • Fitness Center/Gym
  • Housing Options

  • Studio or Efficiency Apartment
  • 1-Bedroom Apartment
  • 2+ Bedroom Apartment
  • 2+ Bedroom Home
  • Private Bedroom with Private Bath
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable Hook Up
  • Full-Service Kitchen
  • Climate Control Thermostat
  • Microwave
  • Walk-In Shower
  • Wheel-In Shower
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Private Courtyard or Patio
  • Private Telephone Line
  • Washer/Dryer Hookup
  • Security

  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • 24 Hour Up and Awake Staff
  • Emergency In-Room Call System
  • Security Staff on Premises
  • 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
  • Diabetic Diet
  • Oral Medication
  • Insulin Injection Self-Administered
  • Insulin Injection Staff-Administered
  • On-Site Therapy

  • Dental Care
  • Eye Care
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical 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 Foulkeways At Gwynedd call (866) 965-2891 to speak with a local Care Advisor

    Demographic Profile for Gwynedd, PA,19436

    Annual Crime
    19436 Avg.
    Violent Crime 1 4
    Property Crimes 2 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 25%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 31.1 / 100
    Water Quality 1 / 100
    Superfund Sites 10 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 500.9
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 68% Above
    Cost of Food Equal to
    Utilities 15% Above
    Miscellaneous 2% Above
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 32.71%
    Male Population 46.80%
    Female Population 53.20%
    Median Age 45.8 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $103,108
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Gwynedd PA
    Percent Religious 60.95%
    Catholic 35.16%
    Jewish 6.95%
    Other Christian 6.20%
    Lutheran 4.96%
    Presbyterian 2.19%
    All Other 5.47%
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Gwynedd PA
    White  98.6%
    Asian  0.8%
    Multiracial  0.6%

    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

    Lansdale Hospital

    100 Medical Campus Drive
    Lansdale PA 19446
    Distance: 3 miles
    Tel: 215-368-2100
    Average Rating: 83%

    Valley Forge Medical Center And Hospital

    1033 W Germantown Pike
    Norristown PA 19401
    Distance: 5 miles
    Tel: 215-539-8500
    Average Rating:

    Mercy Suburban Hospital

    2701 Dekalb Pike
    Norristown PA 19401
    Distance: 6 miles
    Tel: 215-278-2000
    Average Rating: 87%

    Montgomery Hospital

    Powell & Fornance Streets
    Norristown PA 19401
    Distance: 7 miles
    Tel: 610-270-2000
    Average Rating: 91%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Foulkeways At Gwynedd Pharmacy

    1120 Meetinghouse Rd
    Distance: 0.2 miles
    (215) 283-7057

    Genuardi's Family Markets Lp Gfm

    107 S Main St
    Distance: 0.9 miles
    (215) 699-7555

    Giant Food Stores Llc

    1201 Knapp Road And North Wales
    Distance: 0.9 miles
    (215) 661-0547
    Nearby Churches

    Church of the Messiah

    PO Box 127
    North Wales, PA
    Distance: 0.1 miles

    Gwynedd Friends Meeting

    PO Box 142
    North Wales, PA
    Distance: 0.1 miles

    Sanctuary United Methodist Chr

    1346 E Prospect Ave
    North Wales, PA
    Distance: 1.1 miles

  • Nursing Home
  • Assisted Living
  • Continued Care Community
  • Senior Community
  • Alzheimer's Care
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Hospice
  • Short Term Care: Respite
  • Payment Options

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

  • Golf courses
  • churches
  • synagogues
  • Quake meeting house Golf courses
  • churches
  • synagogues
  • Quake meeting house