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Heron East

2290 Cattlemen Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232-6277
(941) 378-5757
Fax: (941) 343-6152
Services Offered:
Assisted Living
Heron East serves Sarasota, FL
  • General Information
  • Assisted Living
  • Licenses
  • General Information
  • Description
    About My Business
    Lifestyle You'll Like at Rates You'll Love
    Step through our doors and be welcomed into a gracious community where new friends and familiar comforts await.

    Heron East is a 112 bed Assisted Living Community with a full time Activities Director providing a daily activities program, a full-time Resident Care Director and specially trained care staff.

    Basic room rates include:
    • 3 meals + snacks each day
    • Transporation to appointments and errands
    • Laundry and Linen Services
    • Private Telephone Service
    • Cable Service
    • Furnished Room if desired
    • Daily room tidying, with thorough weekly housekeeping and linen change
    • Refundable Security Deposit
    About My Services
    We offer private studios for all of our residents, including Medicaid residents.

    Our warm and professional Personal Care Services
    include assistance with:
    • Diabetic Care
    • Bathing
    • Dressing
    • Grooming
    • Transferring and Ambulation
    • Toileting and Personal Hygiene
    • Medication Management
    • Dining
    • Encouragement for Socialization
    Conditions I Am Unable To Treat
    We work easily with residents with early stage Alzheimer's/Dementia as long as they are not a flight risk or combative, and still enjoy a community atmosphere. We are not a secured facility to unable to accomodate those who wander or need specific Memory Care environment.
    Experience And Credentials
    Please visit with us to learn more about VA or Medicaid Benefits specific to assisted living. We are one of the "how to" educational resources in Sarasota for learning about these programs and how to qualify.
    Fees And Payment Sources Accepted
    Room and Board rates range from $2100.00/mo to $2400/mo. Level of Care fees start at $250/mo and go up to $1000/mo for someone with a very high care level. Medication Management cost is $300/mo.

    We accept private pay residents, also residents who are on the Medicaid Nursing Home Diversion program and the VA Aid and Attendance Program. Many Long Term Care Insurance policies also cover assisted Living fees for qualifying participants, see your policy for details.
    Languages Spoken by Staff
    Hours of Service
    24 hours/day 7 days/week
  • Assisted Living
  • Eligibility
    All genders welcome
    Age 18 and over
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 8-24 hours per 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
    Medication management
    Care Services
    Mental health counseling
    Occupational therapy
    Physical therapy
    Speech therapy
    Residents may contract with an outside agency to bring in services
    Behavioral Support Offered for Residents Who...
    Do not sleep through the night
    Become disoriented
    Need prompting for their personal care
    Diabetes Management Care
    Oral medication
    Self-administered insulin injection
    Staff-administered insulin injection
    Health Condition Care
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Tendency to fall
    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
    Services for Alzheimer's or Dementia Residents
    Family members able to join at mealtime
    Family members able to participate in care plan
    Specially trained staff
    Regular assessments by interdisciplinary staff
    Environment that is easy to navigate
    Living Space Options
    Studio or efficiency apartments
    Minimum cost: $2100
    Maximum cost: $2400
    Billed per month
    One bedroom apartments
    Minimum cost: $3200
    Billed per month
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Residents may bring pets
    Pet Types Allowed
    Smoking accommodations are provided
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour controlled access
    24 hour up and awake night staff
    Door alarms
    Emergency in-room call system
    Fire sprinkler system
    All staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Transportation provided by facility
    Resident parking
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Climate control or thermostat
    Private courtyard or patio
    Private telephone line
    Wheel-in shower
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Number of residents: 112
    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
    Billiards or pool room
    TV, media room, or theater
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    Private funds
    VA benefits
    Pet deposit required
    Pet deposit amount: $500
    Damage or security deposit required
    Damage or security deposit amount: $2100
    Additional personal assistance fee required
    FL Assisted Living Facility
    License No. 9680
    Issued by Florida Agency For Health Care Administration
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