- Mercy Retirement and Care Center
3431 Foothill Boulevard, Oakland, CA, 94601
Community InformationMercy Retirement and Care Center is an assisted living facility in Oakland, CA. Mercy Retirement and Care Center 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 Mercy Retirement and Care Center 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 Mercy Retirement and Care Center 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 Mercy Retirement and Care Center can help with that task.
Unique Features* Chaplains and social services provided
* Daily Mass
* Recreational and therapeutic activities
* Access to Mercy's wellness clinic
* Family Support Group for Dementia Programs
* Active volunteer visiting program
The minimum age that a resident may be is 60 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseVisiting PodiatristVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
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 community's memory care area was purpose built to care for residents with Alzheimer's and dementia. The community's memory care section is in its own building.
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 2 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
This community is provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary TransportationTransportation at CostProperty Convenient to Busline
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Activities ProvidedPlease see this month's calendars on our web site. Cultural and shopping outings, laughter yoga, arthritis foundation certified exercise daily, Wellness Gym, Miniature golfing, movies, happy hour, daily Mass and rosary.
Average Room Pricing at Mercy Retirement and Care Center
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $3,100 - $3,800 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $3,800 - $4,600 Monthly Semi-Private 2 Bedrooms
Estimated Fees at Mercy Retirement and Care Center
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $5,400 - $6,700 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $3,000 - $3,700 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $1,800 - $2,300 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $400 - $500 Monthly 2nd Person Fee Averages $1,000 - $1,300 Monthly
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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A Little Too Bigreviewed on: 10/21/2013 by Daughter
I thought t it was great but it was too big for my mom. Her Alzheimer's isn't so far advanced but I thought she would be overwhelmed here.
Great memory care!!reviewed on: 01/11/2017 by Anonymous
My mother has been recently transferred into the memory care unit at this community and so far I have been pleased with the care she has been receiving. The staff are very encouraging on helping... Read the full review.
It was beautiful but expensive.reviewed on: 01/09/2014 by Family
It was beautiful but expensive. It seemed they went out of their way to craft things for each person individually. They had a lot of religious things, and brought school kids in for different... Read the full review.
A nice place for carereviewed on: 11/30/2016 by Anonymous
I did tour this community. This was a reasonable option in value. The staff were nice and friendly and answered are questions. We were not able to see the food. We did see the activity room and... Read the full review.
Review of Mercy Retirement and Care Center Alzheimer's / Memory Care in Oakland, CAreviewed on: 10/28/2014 by Anonymous
A wonderful place for care, but they do not have 2-bedroom accommodations