- Brookdale Salem
2001 Ridgewood Drive, Salem, VA, 24153
Community InformationBrookdale Salem is an assisted living facility in Salem, VA. Brookdale Salem 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 Brookdale Salem 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 Brookdale Salem 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. Brookdale Salem is operated by Brookdale.
Unique Features* Blue Ridge Mountain views
* VA Campus views
* 5 minutes from VA Hospital
* Big day room
* Great reputation in community
* Across street from Lewis Gale Hospital
* Activity program
The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting PodiatristVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 25% Medium Care 75% Heavy Care 0%
Brookdale Salem 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
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.
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 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 TransportationProperty Convenient to Busline
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Activities ProvidedExercise Crafts Musical entertainment Church services Outings
Average Room Pricing at Brookdale Salem
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $2,100 - $2,600 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $2,700 - $3,400 Monthly Semi-Private Averages $1,600 - $2,000 Monthly 2 Bedrooms
Estimated Fees at Brookdale Salem
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $1,400 - $1,700 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $1,200 - $1,500 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $700 - $900 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $500 - $700 Monthly 2nd Person Fee Averages $900 - $1,200 Monthly
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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the gentleman my appointment was with was "not in the building.". I had to wait for someone else to become available. When I mentioned my mother had food allergies (wheat and dairy), I was told... Read the full review.
Great tour--[name removed] spent a lot of time answering all my questions. Also a beautiful facility.
This one's in troublereviewed on: 10/01/2013 by Family Member
Now it's getting worse. Turn over is always the issue in these places and the nurses assistants are the ones that do most of the care and good ones are hard to come by. I'm not trying to be mean,... Read the full review.
We love it!reviewed on: 10/31/2016 by Anonymous
The staff here has been just wonderful with my loved one. We really like the people here. The staff is nice and attentive with the residents. The community is always clean and neat. I would... Read the full review.
Fine Facilityreviewed on: 03/30/2014 by terrie
I found the facility very pleasant. The staff is helpful and the place is well-laid out. My brother is well cared for. He has dementia and is brain injured. I am kept informed of what goes on... Read the full review.