- Mount Vernon of South Park
1400 Riggs Road, South Park, PA, 15129
Community InformationMount Vernon of South Park is an assisted living facility in South Park, PA. Mount Vernon of South Park 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 Mount Vernon of South Park 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 Mount Vernon of South Park 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. Mount Vernon of South Park is operated by Five Star Senior Living.
Unique Features- Beautiful Grounds
- Residents can view wild turkey, deer and other wildlife
- Barber and beauty services
- Provides a very high level of care
The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffHomecare OnsiteVisiting PodiatristVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 75% Heavy Care 25%
Mount Vernon of South Park prefers that residents need: light care, medium care, heavy care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
This community offers diabetes care and can offer insulin injections, including sliding scale therapy.
Memory Care Offered
The memory care area of this community is secured to protect the safety of residents who wander.
This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence. This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community is equipped to use mechanical lifts 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 Cost
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at Mount Vernon of South Park
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $2,900 - $3,600 Monthly 1 Bedroom Semi-Private Averages $2,300 - $2,900 Monthly 2 BedroomsDisclaimer: 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 Mount Vernon of South Park
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $1,400 - $1,700 One-time Respite Fee Averages $200 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $900 - $1,200 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $600 - $800 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $200 - $300 Monthly 2nd Person FeeDisclaimer: 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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Highly Recommendedreviewed on: 09/22/2020 by Anonymous
My loved one was only there a couple of months. I would recommend this community. They did the best in providing gluten free meals. The room was ok, I believe the furniture could be updated. They did have activities such as entertainment coming in for the residents.
Mixed experiencereviewed on: 01/16/2015 by Anonymous
We have had a very mixed experience with Mount Vernon of South Park. The place itself is not bad, for the most part it is clean and well kept, and the staff are friendly. However, during the sales process they made promises about the sort of services they offer, and those have not been delivered on. And I have heard the same complaint from other families I have spoken with with relatives here. As an example, they said they would help get my loved one ready for bed, but it turns out this isn't something they do. They also have a very high degree of staff turnover (which included the sales person who made these promises to us.)
Doing ok but could be more attentive.reviewed on: 03/28/2014 by D. B.
I have asked them to do certain things, like check on my loved one every two hours, because they are used to being more independent. This doesn't seem to be happening and they aren't as attentive as they could be, or as I would like them to be. The food is ok, but the portions are smaller than our loved one would like. I like the idea that they play old time music all day long. I also like the security, when you come in they have an alarm on the door so they know someone came in and you have to let someone know if you leave after 8:00. They also have a huge courtyard with a barbeque and a fountain, it's very serene.
More wonderful than can be imaginedreviewed on: 12/05/2013 by Mardee A. & Keren F.
We had to move my husband from a facility he'd been at for a year and a half. We consistently had issues with the property that had just finally came to a head. We had seen the adverts for A place for Mom many times, and finally took advantage of that wonderful service. Our representative spent good, quality time talking and later emailing facilities that fit our needs. Because of the distance, we hadn't even considered Mt. Vernon of South Park... it was a bit out of the way, but a virtual tour stole our hearts. It was absolutely georgeous inside and out. Yet, we still decided to trek to 3 other properties just to make sure and NONE of them were as good as Mt. Vernon.... in all areas. We planed to move my husband 3 weeks down the road, but the upper level staff at his current facility started playing games once they knew we were intending to leave. We called Mt. Vernon and in the space of 48 hours, we had my husband in!!! It was an absolute miracle! The staff from the dining folks to the nurses and maintenance director were friendly and BEYOND accommodating. My husband is finally getting the exercise and activities he never had before. He feels safe in his own room, and the safety has effected his thought processes for the better!
Definitely a Place to Considerreviewed on: 09/18/2020 by Anonymous
The community is wonderful. The communication between the staff and families is wonderful. They have set up a way to communicate with our loved ones due to the pandemic. The staff has been more attentive to the issues of my loved one. If there is a concern they call me and we discuss it. They even set us up with the VA assistance due to the loved one having a spouse that was former military. I feel like there is a peace of mind at this community for my loved one. This is a smaller community, than the previous one my loved one as it.