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Paramount Senior Living at South Hills

100 Knoedler Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15236-2747
(412) 650-3100
Fax: (412) 650-3105
Services Offered:
Assisted Living
  • Assisted Living
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  • Eligibility
    Paramount Senior Living provides a team of professionals whom have been serving the senior population for over 15 years. Providing quality healthcare in an upscale environment. Several Paramount amenities: private or companion suites complete with full bath and a choice of floor plans. Private patios on select units, wall to wall carpeting and kitchenette in each suite, emergency call response system in each suite, full-service beauty/barbershop onsite. Services: laundry and linen service available, social and recreational programs, personal care available 24 hours day, bi-annual wellness exams. Independent Living: is the right choice for those older adults who enjoy an active lifestyle minus the burden of household upkeep. 24 hour emergency call response system, 3 restaurant style meals daily, menu choices, weekly housekeeping and trash removal, daily activities and entertainment; scheduled transportation services, landscaped courtyards, gazebo, and walking paths, fire safety system and all utilities. For those residents in need of a small amount of assistance medication management can be provided by our trained staff for a monthly fee. Assisted Living: Age in place philosophy. Assistance with day to day activities such as showering, dressing, dispensing medication, mobility and transferring, and continence management. 24 hours emergency call response system, 3 balanced meals daily, accommodations for special dietary needs, snacks, daily housekeeping and trash removal, specially designed activity programs, transportation and escort services, courtyard with gazebo, walking trails, fire safety system and all utilities. Alzheimer's and Dementia Care: Specialized units feature living spaces designed with safety and comfort in mind. Programming focuses on creating activities and care plans that involve residents in everyday activities they find both stimulating and enjoyable. Nursing and Rehab Care: Preserving the dignity and sense of independence of our resident's is of utmost important at our community. We offer post-hospital and post-surgical care, physical, occupational and speech therapy, pharmacy services and 24-hour nursing care. Hospice Care: To ensure our residents with end of life needs remain comfortable and peaceful. We strive to allow our residents to receive high-quality Hospice care while remaining in the surroundings they have grown to call home.
    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)
    Catheter management
    Foot care
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Medication management
    Care Services
    Occupational therapy
    Physical therapy
    Restorative 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
    Breathing support requiring oxygen
    Broken bones
    Colostomy/urostomy care needs
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Memory loss
    Monitored intake of foods and liquids
    Multiple sclerosis
    Parkinson's disease
    Psychiatric conditions such as bipolar/manic depression or schizophrenia
    Tendency to fall
    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
    Specially trained staff
    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
    Living Space Options
    Studio or efficiency apartments
    Minimum cost: $2500
    Billed per month
    One bedroom apartments
    Minimum cost: $2800
    Billed per month
    2+ bedroom apartments
    Minimum cost: $3300
    Billed per month
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Rehabilitation 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
    Fully fenced and gated facility
    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
    Full-service kitchen
    Climate control or thermostat
    Private courtyard or patio
    Private telephone line
    Wheel-in shower
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Opened in:
    Number of residents: 125
    Dietary Options
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Vegetarian meals
    Meals Provided
    Dining Styles
    Restaurant style
    Room service as needed
    Primary pharmaceutical service:
    St. Clair Senior Care, Medicine Shoppe, Pleasant Hills Apothecary
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Designated family visiting area
    Guest dining
    Laundry room(s)
    Laundry service
    Maintenance director
    Languages Spoken by Staff
    Other recreational activities:
    Weekly Happy Hour Bingo Nights Card clubs Monthly Educational In-services Religious Services: Rosary, bible study Brentwood Federal Banking Manicures Offsite monthly trips: shopping, dinner, wheeling downs, movies Walking club Current events Daily exercise Weekly entertainment
    This facility caters to:
    Respite: no minimum stay requirement/maximum stay 30 days VA Eligibility Income qualifications
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Private funds
    VA benefits
    Pet deposit required
    Pet deposit amount: $500
    Damage or security deposit required
    Damage or security deposit amount: $500
    Nursing care fee required
    Nursing care fee amount: $300
    PA Personal Care Home
    License No. 433410
    Issued by Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare
    PA Assisted Living Residence
    Issued by Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare
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