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Description of Tapp Family Home, Inc in Mechanicsville, VA
Built In 1982 , Number of Beds : 10
Tapp Family Home, Inc, located in Mechanicsville, Virginia provides the following services: Nursing Home, Assisted Living, Micro-Community: Residential Care Facility, Short Term Care: Rehabilitation, Respite, and Alzheimer's Care. It accepts the following payment methods: Veteran's Benefits. Tapp Family Home, Inc has a very good hospital, Bon Secours Memorial Regional Medical, located nearby, which scored a 89 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Tapp Family Home, Inc's nearest hospital is 3 miles away. The zipcode (23116) in Virginia, where Tapp Family Home, Inc is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics.
Tapp Family Home, Inc 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, Tapp Family Home, Inc 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, Tapp Family Home, Inc 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, Tapp Family Home, Inc facility provides Alzheimer's care. This means it has special safeguards for wandering seniors, and caregivers are trained in handling dementia behaviors.
Tapp Family Home was the first licensed adult home in Hanover County. We are only three miles from 295 in a rural neighborhood where residents can enjoy watching birds, squirrels, deer, wild turkey and horses. We are a small family home where each person receives individual care from staff who know them well. The administrator is an RN, MS with extensive critical care and teaching background. Rescue squad and fire department are both within 2 miles of us. Drop by and see if you could feel at home with us!
For more information about Tapp Family Home, Inc call (866) 827-1020 to speak with a local Care Advisor
Demographic Profile for Mechanicsville, VA,23116
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