Situated within the Belmont Terrace neighborhood of Elmwood Park, Illinois, Elmwood Care is a 245 bed senior housing community. The community is in a predominantly middle income area, with an average per-household income of $55,436. It is heavily populated, with about 44,000 individuals residing in the zip code of 60707. It is located around retail shopping, churches, medical services, and other local conveniences. There are dozens of drugstores within a mile of the community. They are located only 1.36 miles from Shriners Hosps For Children. There are also numerous churches within 4 miles, including St Cyprian Church Rectory, St Celestine, Elmwood Park Presbyterian Church, and Grace Lutheran Church.
Elmwood Care offers many types of senior housing, including assisted living, nursing home care, and Alzheimer's care. They can provide care for those who are mobile but require some support with completing routine tasks like personal hygiene, preparing meals, and house keeping. They can also provide for individuals who are primarily unable to move freely and who need to be cared for by medical professionals on a regular basis. In addition, they can service individuals at any level of dementia or Alzheimer's who require assistance with routine activities and monitoring to prevent wandering.
Elmwood Care features many amenities and services to their residents. Health services include help with medication, foot care services, psychiatric services, speech therapy, and occupational therapy. Also offered are a convenience market, an on-site beautician, a community dining room, an on-site cafe, and other property features. Additionally, they offer multiple recreational activities including educational programs, spiritual/religious activities, arts and crafts , and off site field trips.
Average monthly costs of care for Elmwood Care are approximately $8,031. This is above the $6,884 estimated cost in Elmwood Park. The average cost for the State of Illinois is approximately $4,807, versus $4,978 nationwide.
Elmwood Care has been open for 37 years. They are currently licensed with both Medicaid and Medicare. In the latest report published by Medicare, they received a cumulative score of 1/5 stars based on a combined measure of health and safety investigations, staff reviews, and overall quality. During that period, they had 20 deficiencies reported, 28 complaints made, no payment denials, no fines imposed, and no total penalties imposed.