The Jefferson

(877) 306-0051

900 N Taylor St, Arlington, VA

The Jefferson
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900 N TAYLOR ST
ARLINGTON
VA
22203
USA
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900 N Taylor St
Arlington, VA
Telephone Phone Number
(877) 306-0051
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Owned and Operated By
Sunrise Senior Living
Founders: Paul and Terry Klaassen
Established: 1981

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09/27/2013 An Interested Visitor Writes: If you want to have your parent neglected, then by all means, put them in the alzheimer's wing of The Jefferson.

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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: The Jefferson is a small, for profit, nursing home with 31 beds based in Arlington, VA. At last check, the facility had 23 residents indicating that it is 74% occupied which is less than average within the state of Virginia. 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 The Jefferson, was 5 stars. Only 16% of nursing homes have 5 stars in Virginia. Important to note that this facility has recently improved and has gone from 4 stars to 5 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for The Jefferson with other senior care providers in Virginia. 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 02/24/2012.
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 The Jefferson in Arlington, VA

Number of Beds : 31

The Jefferson, located in Arlington, Virginia provides the following services: Nursing Home, Assisted Living, Continued Care Community, Senior Community, In-Home Care, Short Term Care: Respite, Alzheimer's Care, Skilled Nursing Facility, and Hospice. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare, Medicaid, and Veteran's Benefits. The Jefferson has received 4 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 3 stars. The Jefferson has a very good hospital, Virginia Hospital Center Arlington, located nearby, which scored a 87 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The The Jefferson's nearest hospital is 1 miles away. The zipcode (22203) in Virginia, where The Jefferson is located, has a below average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for The Jefferson can be found here.

The Jefferson 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, The Jefferson 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, The Jefferson 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, The Jefferson is an in-home care provider. In Home care could be either medical ("skilled") or non-medical ("custodial") support services delivered at the home of the senior. "skilled" service providers who usually provide various medical care needs and "custodial" care providers who provide services for daily living such as bathing, dressing, and meal preparation but may also extend to assistance with transportation, paying bills, making appointments, and simply being there to provide companionship and emotional support. Home Care services are generally available 24 hours a day, seven days a week and are sometimes paid for directly by the client or through a variety of public and private funding sources such as Medicare and/or Medicaid. 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 in home care.

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

Also, The Jefferson 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, The Jefferson 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.

Amenities

Parking & Transportation

  • Resident Parking
  • Guest Parking
  • Underground Parking
  • Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Pets

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Birds
  • Community Services

  • Activity Director
  • Beautician/Barber
  • Chapel/Religious Services
  • Concierge
  • Fitness Center/Gym
  • Garden
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Room(s)
  • Laundry Service
  • Library
  • Sauna/Whirlpool
  • Swimming Pool
  • TV/Media Room
  • Bistro/Cafe
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Games Room
  • Newspaper Delivery
  • Notary Service
  • Patio/Courtyard
  • Housing Options

  • Studio or Efficiency Apartment
  • 1-Bedroom Apartment
  • Private Bedroom with Private Bath
  • Private Bedroom with Shared Bath
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable Hook Up
  • Full-Service Kitchen
  • Private Telephone Line
  • Walk-In Shower
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • TV
  • Dining Options

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Snack
  • Restaurant Style
  • Family Style
  • Buffet Style
  • Room Service as Needed
  • Catering
  • Open Pantry
  • Optional Meal Plans
  • Private Dining Room
  • Ethnic Meals
  • Gluten-Free
  • Kosher Meals
  • Low Sugar
  • Low Sodium
  • Vegetarian
  • Security

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

  • Activities of Daily Living (bathing, grooming, dressing, eating, etc.)
  • Catheter Management
  • Foot Care
  • 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
  • Colostomy or Urostomy
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Emphysema or Other Lung Disease (COPD)
  • Heart Disease or Heart Failure
  • Management of an I.V.
  • Monitored Intake of Food and Liquids
  • Osteoporosis
  • Monitor Vitals
  • Mental Illness
  • Stroke
  • Tendency To Fall
  • Visually Impaired
  • Deaf
  • Hearing Impaired
  • Diabetic Diet
  • Oral Medication
  • Insulin Injection Self-Administered
  • Insulin Injection Staff-Administered
  • On-Site Therapy

  • Adult Day Care
  • Audiology
  • Dental Care
  • Eye Care
  • Massage Therapy
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Restorative Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Support Groups for Patients
  • Support Groups for Families or Caregivers
  • 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
  • In a Dedicated Wing or Care Unit
  • For more information about The Jefferson call (877) 306-0051 to speak with a local Care Advisor


    Demographic Profile for Arlington, VA,22203

    Annual Crime
    22203 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 6 4
    Property Crimes 6 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 31%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 29.4 / 100
    Water Quality 40 / 100
    Superfund Sites 100 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 257.4
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 43% Above
    Cost of Food 2% Below
    Utilities 3% Below
    Miscellaneous 1% Below
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 30.15%
    People
    Male Population 51.06%
    Female Population 48.94%
    Median Age 38.3 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $86,926
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Arlington VA
    Percent Religious 27.94%
    Catholic 14.61%
    Methodist 2.54%
    Other Christian 2.10%
    Baptist 2.06%
    All Other 6.64%
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Arlington VA
    White  55.3%
    Hispanic/Latino  26.5%
    Asian  10.9%
    Black  4.3%
    Multiracial  2.3%
    Other  0.3%
    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.

    Nearby Hospitals

    Virginia Hospital Center Arlington

    1701 North George Mason Drive
    Arlington VA 22205
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 703-558-5000
    Average Rating: 87%

    Georgetown University Hospital

    3800 Reservoir Rd
    Washington DC 20007
    Distance: 3 miles
    Tel: 202-784-3000
    Average Rating: 88%

    George Washington Univ Hospital

    900 23 Rd St Nw
    Washington DC 20037
    Distance: 4 miles
    Tel: 202-716-4605
    Average Rating: 96%

    Sibley Memorial Hospital

    5255 Loughboro Rd Nw
    Washington DC 20016
    Distance: 4 miles
    Tel: 202-537-4680
    Average Rating: 86%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Harris Teeter, Inc.

    600 North Glebe Rd.
    Distance: 0.6 miles
    (703) 807-2904

    Virginia Cvs Pharmacy Llc

    256 N Glebe Rd
    Distance: 0.6 miles
    (703) 522-1202

    Virginia Cvs Pharmacy Llc

    Ballston Commons 4238 Wilson Blvd Ste 1831
    Distance: 0.6 miles
    (703) 243-5944
    Nearby Churches

    Central United Methodist Chr

    4201 Fairfax Dr
    Arlington, VA
    Distance: 0.1 miles

    First Presbyterian Arlington

    601 N Vermont St
    Arlington, VA
    Distance: 0.3 miles

    St George's Episcopal Church

    915 N Oakland St
    Arlington, VA
    Distance: 0.4 miles
    Nearby Parks

    Welburn Square

    901 N Taylor St
    Arlington, VA
    Distance: 0.0 miles

    Quincy Park

    1021 N Quincy St
    Arlington, VA
    Distance: 0.4 miles

    Quincy Park Volleyball Court

    Arlington, VA
    Distance: 0.5 miles
    Services

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

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

  • Resident Clubs
  • Spiritual Faith Activities
  • Trips and Outings
  • Physical/Fitness
  • Music
  • Fine Arts
  • Cognitive/Intellectual
  • Nature/Outdoor
  • Reminiscing
  • Sensory Enjoyment