- Prairie Hills at Des Moines
5815 SE 27th Street, Des Moines, IA, 50320
Community InformationPrairie Hills at Des Moines is an assisted living facility in Des Moines, IA. Prairie Hills at Des Moines 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 Prairie Hills at Des Moines 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 Prairie Hills at Des Moines 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 Prairie Hills at Des Moines can help with that task.
Unique Features* Beautiful premier community nestled in woods on south side of Des Moines
* Scenic views with country feel
* 3 delicious meals per day with made to order breakfast
* Wireless internet available
* Full-time activity program
* On-site beauty salon
* Community room
* Activity room
* Old-fashioned ice cream parlor
* Physical therapy and exercise room
* Wellness program
* Pool table
* Computer room
* Sun room
* RN available 24 hours per day
* Scheduled transportation
* 24 hour emergency call system
The minimum age that a resident may be is 18 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting Podiatrist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 100% Heavy Care 0%
Prairie Hills at Des Moines prefers that residents need: light care, medium 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.
Incontinent residents must be able to manage incontinence themselves. This staff at this community can remind incontinent residents to use the restroom.
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 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 OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in PlaceSwimming Pool / Hot Tub
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at Prairie Hills at Des Moines
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $2,700 - $3,400 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $2,900 - $3,600 Monthly Semi-Private 2 Bedrooms Averages $3,600 - $4,500 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 Prairie Hills at Des Moines
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $1,000 - $1,300 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $600 - $800 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $400 - $500 Monthly 2nd Person Fee Averages $800 - $1,000 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|
|Pleasant Hill||5 miles||1||$3,840|
|Des Moines||7 miles||4||$3,100|
|West Des Moines||11 miles||1||$4,010|
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wonderfulreviewed on: 10/27/2015 by Anonymous
Prairie Hills at Des Moines is just wonderful compared to the other facility we were at. The food is supposed to be wonderful. The people seem very genuine. The staff is very friendly and helpful.... Read the full review.
Truly A Lovely Community With Kind Peoplereviewed on: 08/12/2016 by Anonymous
My parents are doing very well here at this community. They are doing an outstanding job caring for them and their needs. The community looks great, they do a very good with making sure the... Read the full review.
Great Facilityreviewed on: 04/09/2015 by Anonymous
I wouldnt have chosen a better this has exceeded my needs and very happy. The director and the staff are friendly and actually cares about the patients. They help them with day to day things and... Read the full review.
This one was better set up for elderl...reviewed on: 12/28/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
This one was better set up for elderly people than Windsor Manor--less kitchen in their living space; better shower access; etc.
I would recommend them to anyone.reviewed on: 06/25/2015 by Anonymous
I think they are good. They are awesome, every single one of them. I would recommend them to anyone. The food is great, and all the people are super nice. My mom was not thrilled to be going... Read the full review.