- Merrill Gardens At Northport
951 Rose Drive, Northport, AL, 35476
Community InformationMerrill Gardens At Northport is an assisted living facility in Northport, AL. Merrill Gardens At Northport offers activities at their location for residents. These activities generally allow residents to maintain healthy lifestyles by encouraging movement and socializing with their peers.
Being able to chat with other residents becomes an important part of many peoples' lives and Merrill Gardens At Northport offers common spaces indoors to support that need. The benefit of living in an assisted living community is that making meals can be costly and time consuming process so Merrill Gardens At Northport provides meals for residents.
Staff is awake and available 24 hours a day so if any emergencies occur no matter the time, there will be someone ready to help. Making sure residents with diabetes monitor their insulin levels is clearly an important task and Merrill Gardens At Northport can help with that task. Merrill Gardens At Northport is operated by Brookdale.
Unique Features* Spacious apartments with kitchenettes
* Anytime dining program
* Licensed Nurse in the building 24 hrs. a day
The minimum age that a resident may be is 62 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseVisiting PodiatristVisiting DentistVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 100% Heavy Care 0%
Merrill Gardens At Northport prefers that residents need: light care, medium care, heavy care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
The community can help residents monitor their blood sugar but cannot give insulin injections.
Memory Care Offered
This community employs technology to prevent residents from wandering and becoming lost, for example bracelets that will ring an alarm if the resident leaves the community. The memory care area of this community is secured to protect the safety of residents who wander. This community's memory care section can accept residents with major behavior issues. The community's memory care area was purpose built to care for residents with Alzheimer's and dementia.
Incontinent residents must be able to manage incontinence themselves. This staff at this community can remind incontinent residents to use the restroom. This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence. This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community can provide a 1 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
This community can accept residents who are an elopement risk. This community can accept residents who act out physically. This community is provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary Transportation
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersHospice AvailableAging in Place
Activities ProvidedFull time Activities Director. Daily social events, live entertainment, games, spiritual, exercise groups, special holiday events & parties, resident council groups.
Average Room Pricing at Merrill Gardens At Northport
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $2,400 - $2,900 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $2,700 - $3,400 Monthly Semi-Private 2 Bedrooms Averages $3,000 - $3,700 MonthlyDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Estimated Fees at Merrill Gardens At Northport
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $900 - $1,200 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $2,000 - $2,500 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $1,400 - $1,700 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $500 - $600 Monthly 2nd Person Fee Averages $700 - $900 MonthlyDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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|City||Distance||Number of Facilities||Average Cost for 1 Bedroom|
|Vestavia Hills||46 miles||1||$4,300|
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A nice communityreviewed on: 06/22/2017 by Anonymous
Mom is still adjusting to living at this community. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Mom is enjoying some of the activities and the staff encourage her to participate. The food is good... Read the full review.
They do a good job.reviewed on: 06/06/2014 by Family Member
She is happy there, as much as she can be not being at home. It's clean and everyone is friendly, they get back to me if I have a concern or question. They have activities going on. The food could... Read the full review.
Providing My Mother With Good Carereviewed on: 08/30/2016 by Anonymous
Everything is working out pretty well here at this community. I know my mother is being cared for well here. She is safe and in good hands. The community is well maintained, they do a good job... Read the full review.
Mom seems happyreviewed on: 11/04/2015 by Anonymous
Mom seems happy at Brookdale Northport. She is not a big breakfast person. So now they bring her muffins to her room. I thought that was really nice. They seem to be a little more personal there.... Read the full review.
maybe my mom would enjoy a smaller pl...reviewed on: 12/28/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
maybe my mom would enjoy a smaller place.