Beechwood is located close to the Central Waterford area of New London, Connecticut. It is a 60 room senior housing community. The neighboring area is densely populated, with roughly 29,000 residents in the zip code of 06320. With a median family income of $43,512, it is a mostly middle class area. Located nearby are many local amenities, such as retail stores, churches, and medical facilities. They're located only 1.76 miles from Lawrence & Memorial Hospital. There are many churches within four miles, including Shiloh Baptist Church, St James Episcopal Church, First Congregational Church, and Faith Fellowship. There are also many pharmacies within a mile of the facility.
Beechwood offers the following types of care: nursing home care, independent living, and dementia care. They are a great fit for residents who cannot live on their own and need a high degree of assistance and medical care. Also, they can accommodate residents who are in good health and independent and wish to live among other seniors and enjoy services like house cleaning and on-site maintenance in a community setting. Additionally they can service residents who are at any level of dementia and who have trouble with daily chores, and who need close attention on a frquent basis.
Beechwood offers a wide array of amenities and services to residents. Facility features include a convenience store, an outdoor garden, a community dining room, and a gym. Also offered are arts and crafts projects, education programs, spiritual/religious activities, wellness and health programs, daily exercise programs, along with other recreational activities. Additionally, they offer multiple medical services that include occupational therapy, nurses on staff, help with personal care, help with medication, and psychiatry services.
The average per month cost for Beechwood is estimated at $7,478. The New London estimate for the same level of care is around $7,971. The average estimated expense in the State of Connecticut is about $7,426, which is higher than the US average of $4,453.
Beechwood has been open since 1990. They are currently licensed with both Medicaid and Medicare. In the latest Medicare rating, they received an aggregate score of 5 out of 5 stars based on a combined criterion of staff evaluations, overall quality, and safety inspections. They had 6 deficiencies recorded, 2 complaints filed, no fines applied, no total penalties applied, and no payment denials within this period.