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Elkwood Assisted Living and Memory Care

1000 Elkwood Blvd
Elk City, OK 73644-9580
(580) 225-0506
Fax: (580) 225-1458
Services Offered:
Assisted Living, Independent Living
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    Elkwoodwood Assisted Living is a place where seniors can enjoy all the comforts and conveniences of home, free from burdensome chores associated with daily living, yet receive support and assistance when needed. Trained staff members render individualized service to residents, depending on their wants or needs, while always preserving their dignity, independence and privacy Elkwood is a senior community with 69 residential units, including 52 units for assisted living, 11 for Alzheimer's care and six for independent living. Built on a 20-acre site in Elk City, Oklahoma, this modern community consists of five buildings on the north 4.4 acres of the property. The original assisted living community was completed in 2001. A memory care unit was added in 2002, and three duplexes for independent living were built in 2003. Residents in assisted living have access to a library/study, an activity center, card and game areas, an indoor aquatic center with hot tub and pool, a fitness center, a massage room, a beauty/barber shop, a common dining room, a private dining room, a coffee center, a great room, an enclosed courtyard and an above-ground safe room. The duplex townhouses feature two bedrooms, two bathrooms, spacious living and dining areas, full kitchens, laundries, and two-car garages. A lively town of 10,000 located 112 miles west of Oklahoma City on historic Route 66, Elk City offers a variety of local attractions, including the National Route 66 Museum. Also located along Route 66 adjacent to the Old Town Complex, Ackley Park features miniature golf, train rides, an aquatic center, a baseball park, tennis and sand volleyball courts, a carousel and more. Great Plains Regional Medical Center is close by and there are plenty of restaurants, shops and churches. Amenities and Services Three delicious home-style meals served daily Weekly housekeeping with flat linen service Free laundry facilities Complimentary scheduled transportation Free basic cable TV All utilities paid except personal telephone Individual climate controls 24-hour access to staff Emergency call system in each unit Maintenance staff on duty Landscaping and grounds keeping Additional assisted living services available upon request
    All genders welcome
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 8-24 hours per day
    No licensed physician care provided
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Medication management
    Residents may contract with an outside agency to bring in services
    Behavioral Support Offered for Residents Who...
    Become disoriented
    Seek exits
    Need prompting for their personal care
    Diabetes Management Care
    Oral medication
    Self-administered insulin injection
    Health Condition Care
    Breathing support requiring oxygen
    Developmental disabilities
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Immune deficiency
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Memory loss
    Multiple sclerosis
    Parkinson's disease
    Psychiatric conditions such as bipolar/manic depression or schizophrenia
    Tendency to fall
    Staff certifications and training:
    Each caregiver must be licensed by the State in their profession to ensure quality health care. Mandatory in-services occur twice per month to update and train all staff on health care issues.
    Memory Care
    There is a dedicated area for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents
    Stages of Alzheimer's Progression Accepted
    Stage 1: no impairment
    Stage 2: very mild decline
    Stage 3: mild decline
    Stage 4: moderate decline
    Stage 5: moderate, mid-stage
    Stage 6: moderately severe
    Stage 7: severe, late-stage
    Services for Alzheimer's or Dementia Residents
    Family members able to join at mealtime
    Family members able to participate in care plan
    Safe wandering areas
    Regular assessments by interdisciplinary staff
    Environment that is easy to navigate
    Daily planned recreational and social activities
    Activities tailored to residents' abilities
    Diminished abilities or stage of disease that would result in a transfer or discharge:
    Resident is no longer to self feed or becomes bed ridden. Other conditions may imply.
    Special care programs offered for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents:
    Private dining, living quarters and Alzheimer's friendly atomoshere that has a tendency to "jog" the memory and be calming to the resident.
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Rehabilitation care
    Pet Types Allowed
    Smoking accommodations are provided
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour up and awake night staff
    Door alarms
    Emergency in-room call system
    Fire sprinkler system
    New staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Access to public transportation
    Transportation provided by facility
    Resident parking
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Climate control or thermostat
    Private telephone line
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    This facility is a residential home
    Number of residents: 70
    Dietary Options
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Meals Provided
    Dining Styles
    Restaurant style
    Room service as needed
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Clubhouse or meeting rooms
    Designated family visiting area
    Guest dining
    Guest lodging
    Laundry room(s)
    Laundry service
    Maintenance director
    Sauna and/or whirlpool
    Swimming pool
    TV, media room, or theater
    Other recreational activities:
    Golf course, Bible study groups, religious services, bingo, recreational activities, museums, play houses etc.
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Private funds
    VA benefits
    Pet deposit required
    Damage or security deposit required
    OK Assisted Living Center
    License No. AL0501
    Issued by Oklahoma State Department of Health
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