- 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 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 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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All is Well for My Mother at this Communityreviewed on: 03/29/2017 by Anonymous
All is well for my mother with her move to this community. Everything is working out very well, and I'am pleased with all they have done for us. I know she is safe, and receiving great care. They... Read the full review.
It is going well...reviewed on: 02/14/2017 by Anonymous
My loved one is settling in very well at the Brookdale Salem. The staff there are very friendly but could use some help. As in most places, they are very short staffed. Besides that, my aunt seems... Read the full review.
Had some doubts, BUT...!reviewed on: 06/16/2016 by Anonymous
My dad has only been there a couple of weeks, but the staff has been terrific. I had concerns because of other reviews which complained of follow-through, but my own experience has shown a... Read the full review.
All Is Goodreviewed on: 07/28/2016 by Anonymous
My grandma is staying here and it has been going fine for us. They have different room options to fit your budget. The staff are nice and caring and communicate well with me. My grandma seems to... Read the full review.
Similar to Cave Spring but with larger rooms