What Is The Difference Between a Nursing Home and an Assisted Living Facility?

What Is The Difference Between a Nursing Home and an Assisted Living Facility?

| Written by Regina Asihene, M.D. from Majestic Gardens | Families often have to make a difficult decision on the type of residential care that is needed for a senior member of the family who may be declining.  Does mom or dad need a nursing home or an assisted living facility?  This article will simplify […]

An Assisted Living facility that provides a High-quality Living Experience

An Assisted Living facility that provides a High-quality Living Experience

Majestic Gardens, located in Ormond Beach, Florida, is a 16-bed assisted living facility that provides residents with a unique experience tailored to his or her specific needs. Run by medical doctor, Dr. Regina Asihene, the facility gives specialized treatment whether it be long-term care or a short-term solution for a post-operation. Each resident has daily […]

Tips for Managing Your Home When Moving into Assisted Living

Tips for Managing Your Home When Moving into Assisted Living

Moving into an assisted living community is a beneficial decision for many seniors. If you notice common signs that you may need some support with your day-to-day routine, assisted living can help you maintain your independence and enjoy a higher quality of life. Before making the big move, take some time to research and tour […]

Paying for Assisted Living

Paying for Assisted Living

We know that “home instead” is the first choice for senior living in most cases. Numerous studies conducted by the American Association of Retired People and other organizations have confirmed this. Most seniors would prefer to “age in place” in the familiar surroundings of their long-time home. We also know that this sometimes becomes impossible […]

Grace Manor of Port Orange provides senior assisted living and memory care living

Grace Manor of Port Orange offers both senior assisted living and memory care living at the same beautiful location. Grace Manor’s staff members are dementia care experts, certified by the National Institute of Dementia Education (the only community in the state). Find out more on the Ourseniors.net website by clicking Grace Manor on OurSeniors.net website […]

Who Oversees Assisted Living Facilities?

Who Oversees Assisted Living Facilities?

Last February, the New York Times published the results of a two-year study of assisted living facilities requested by a bipartisan group of four senators. That report took a detailed look at the role of assisted living in the Medicaid system. The conclusion was that the federal government spends billions of dollars on this program […]

Staff Requirements, Senior Home Care, and Senior Assisted Living

The regulation of in-home senior care providers, senior assisted living facilities and memory care living facilities in the state of Florida is the responsibility of the Florida Department of Elder Affairs. This state agency regulates the ownership of senior assisted living facilities and sets training standards for the administrators and staff in senior assisted living, […]

Assisted Living In Flagler County, Florida

Senior living in Florida encompasses a wide range of options, from 55 communities to assisted living facilities. No matter which option is chosen, senior living environments today put a premium on a Senior’s independence. Gone are the assisted living institutions and nursing homes of yesteryear which prompt thoughts of residents living in confined isolation. Today’s […]