Berkshire Center is a 130 unit senior housing community situated in Reading, Pennsylvania. With roughly 35,000 people residing in the zip code of 19606, the encompassing area has a dense population. It is a mostly middle income area, with a median family income of $63,895. It is close to houses of worship, retail shopping, medical services, and other local amenities. They're located only 4.34 miles from Healthsouth Rehab Hospital. There are many drugstores within a mile of the facility. Also, there are many churches within four miles, including Abundant Life Assembly of God, Exeter Bible Church, Schwarzwald United Church, and Schwarzwald Lutheran Church.
Berkshire Center offers Alzheimer's care, assisted living, and nursing home care. They can provide care for seniors at all stages of dementia or memory loss who require support with common chores and monitoring to prevent wandering. They can also accommodate seniors who need assistance with common chores such as preparing food, personal hygiene, and housekeeping, but who are still able to move around and are mostly independent. Additionally they can service seniors who are severely infirmed and need assistance with routine activities and who need to have regular access to medical services.
This provider offers a wide array of amenities and services for residents. Health services include occupational therapy, wound care, physical therapy, nurses on site, and dialysis administration. Also offered are maid service, central air conditioning, in-room cable television, along with other room features. Additionally, they provide various property features including a shared living room, a sun room, an outdoor garden, a gym, and an on site diner.
The approximate monthly average cost for this provider is about $9,154. This is greater than the Reading average of $7,461. The estimated cost for Pennsylvania is around $5,399, versus $4,978 nationwide.
Berkshire Center has been open for 25 years. They are currently licensed with Medicaid as well as Medicare. They received 5 out of 5 stars in the latest rating by Medicare. This rating was based upon a combined criterion of safety inquiries, staff ratings, and overall quality. During the latest period they had the following: 1 complaint made, no total penalties enforced, no payment denials, no fines enforced, and 5 deficiencies reported.