Tacoma, WA 98405
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Merrill Gardens at Tacoma Dementia Care
Merrill Gardens at Tacoma is a memory care provider in Tacoma, WA. The staff at Merrill Gardens at Tacoma provide supervision and are able to remind residents to attend to activities of daily living such as grooming and toileting. Staff are on service 24 hours a day. There are activities appropriate for seniors with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia that help keep residents active and engaged. Merrill Gardens at Tacoma may allow residents to keep a dog or cat. A nurse is on staff at Merrill Gardens at Tacoma. Devotional services are provided to residents.
Features at a glance
The minimum age that a resident may be is 62 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake Staff
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 100% Heavy Care 0%
Merrill Gardens at Tacoma prefers that residents need: light care, medium care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
Diabetic residents must be able to manage their own care, including blood sugar tests and insulin injections.
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 bladder incontinence.
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 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 ShowersFull TubsHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Average Room Pricing at Merrill Gardens at Tacoma
Room Type Memory Care Studio Averages $4,500 - $5,600Disclaimer: 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care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date.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 Merrill Gardens at Tacoma
Fee Type Memory Care Respite Fee Averages $200 - $200 Daily High Care Needs Fee Averages $2,000 - $2,500 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $1,400 - $1,700 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $600 - $800 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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General Pricing Information for Tacoma Memory Care
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Pleased overallreviewed on: 03/11/2014 by Loved one
We're pleased overall with how things are going here. The facility itself is well kept and clean, and they do a good job keeping everyone cared for and entertained. The staff are all friendly and... Read the full review.
Best place!reviewed on: 03/04/2015 by Karen Truesdell
My mother loves her apartment in this retirement/assisted living community. The nurses, dining staff, activities are wonderful. She knew from the moment she walked in this is where she wanted to be,
The Director was helpful with informa...reviewed on: 12/27/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
The Director was helpful with information but didn't seem like she was really "selling" the place. Everything was spacious and the layout was simple. All common areas on one floor. No confusing... Read the full review.
Nice visit with Linda Lee a...reviewed on: 06/21/2014 by Anonymous
Nice visit with Linda Lee and had lunch. Found monthly rent high and 2 units we viewed were right on 19th and noisy. Level of activity was not what we were looking for. Linda Lee was very... Read the full review.
Good community, but the administrative communication, needs to be improved.reviewed on: 05/29/2014 by Family Member
The food is actually pretty good, I have had mostly trouble with communication with the administrative staff. When we got there no one had told the nurse or the administrator we were coming and... Read the full review.