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Mercy Care Home

272 El Divisadero Ave
Walnut Creek, CA 94598-4140
(925) 935-1785
Services Offered:
Assisted Living
Mercy Care Home serves Contra Costa County, CA
  • Assisted Living
  • Licenses
  • Assisted Living
  • Eligibility
    Highlights
    Quiet neighborhood, within one mile from John Muir Memorial hospital, quick response time from Police/Fire Department; family-oriented care (clients and families are treated as family members), clients' birthdays and special holidays (Christmas, Thanksgiving Day) celebrated with clients'/former clients' families and friends; highly recommended facility by family physicians and former clients' families/friends due to the staff's efficiency and personal care; facility is always full, have a waiting list for prospective clients willing to transfer upon availability of rooms. Licensee/Administrator owns the business; almost 35 years of experience; very religious and amiable lady.
    All genders welcome
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 24 hours a day
    Physician care by routine visit
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Foot care
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Toileting
    Medication management
    Residents may contract with an outside agency to bring in services
    Behavioral Support Offered for Residents Who...
    Hit, kick, or act physically aggressive
    Yell, curse, or act verbally aggressive
    Do not sleep through the night
    Become disoriented
    Pace or rummage habitually
    Seek exits
    Wander
    Need prompting for their personal care
    Diabetes Management Care
    Diet
    Oral medication
    Health Condition Care
    Arthritis
    Asthma
    Bariatric needs
    Breathing support requiring oxygen
    Breathing support requiring ventilator
    Broken bones
    Cancer
    Colostomy/urostomy care needs
    Depression
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Memory loss
    Monitored intake of foods and liquids
    Multiple sclerosis
    Osteoporosis
    Parkinson's disease
    Stroke
    Tendency to fall
    Wound treatment
    Staff certifications and training:
    Minimum standard, plus regular in-house training.
    Memory Care
    Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Provided
    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
    Accommodations
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Rehabilitation care
    No pets allowed
    No smoking is allowed on the premises
    Security Features
    24 hour controlled access
    Door alarms
    Emergency in-room call system
    Fully fenced and gated facility
    New staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Access to public transportation
    Resident parking
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Climate control or thermostat
    Private telephone line
    Wheel-in shower
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Community
    Opened in:
    1988
    This facility is a residential home
    Number of residents: 6
    Dietary Options
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Vegetarian meals
    Meals Provided
    Breakfast
    Lunch
    Dinner
    Snacks
    Dining Styles
    Family style
    Room service as needed
    On-Site Services
    Computer and internet access
    Designated family visiting area
    Gardening
    Guest dining
    Housekeeping
    Laundry room(s)
    Storage
    TV, media room, or theater
    Cost
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Private funds
    Additional personal assistance fee required
    Additional personal assistance fee amount: $1000
    Nursing care fee required
    Nursing care fee amount: $2000
    Licenses
    CA Residential Care Fac. for the Elderly
    License No. 71440577
    Issued by California Department of Social Services
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