Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Assisted Living communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 4 Assisted Living facilities in Doniphan and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.
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102 E Summit St, Doniphan, MO 63935
Because no two people are alike there are not one-size-fits-all situations, we offer the residents a variety of services and care options that provide solutions for today and security for changesthat develop tomorrow. We treat every individual according to their personal needs, and will adapt our...
2350 Kanell Blvd, Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
Cedargate is located in Poplar Bluff, MO. This community offers multiple levels of care, depending on the individual needs. The residents will enjoy the benefits of staff dedicated to serving their individual needs at any time, day or night. Cedargate provides three nutritious meals a day,...
3001 Linwood Dr, Paragould, AR 72450
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Sunshine ManorNestled in the heart of the northeastern corner of Arkansas, Paragould provides residents of Sunshine Manor with small town charm combined with urban amenities and abundant natural beauty. Paragould offers significant historic ambiance as long term landmarks have been restored...
Assisted living communities administer supervision, care, and social opportunities to persons around 65 years old. The types of service provided often include help with ADLs. Residents may be kept under monitoring and assessment. Under certain circumstances, communities may provide “aging in place”, respite, or Alzheimer’s care. In Missouri, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $34,566 . The state of Missouri maintains a number of provisions related to this kind of community. The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Division of Regulation and Licensure, Section for Long-Term Care Regulation governs this community type. Staff must obtain education in a number of fields. These include: abuse/neglect, promoting independence in activities of daily living, (2 hours) of initial training on transfer assistance, and behavior management. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include 24-hour care, assistance with instrumental activities of daily living, assistance with distribution, and assistance with activities of daily living . This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include self-administer prescription and nonprescription medications if a licensed health provider approves, insulin injections may be administered by a certified medication technician or level i medication aide who has successfully completed the state-approved course for insulin administration, and Injections may be administered only by a physician or licensed nurse. Public assistance is available through the Medicaid State Plan Personal Care authority. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include modified diets prescribed by a physician can be provided, modified diets must be reviewed at least quarterly by a consulting nutritionist, dietitian, RN, or physician, and communities must provide at least three daily meals. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to guarantee their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as complete screening prior to admission to determine whether an applicant is eligible to be admitted, an individualized evacuation plan must be developed for residents who require more than minimal assistance to evacuate, assessment must be repeated whenever the resident has a significant change in condition and at least semiannually, and an individualized service plan must be developed that describes the services to be provided to meet the resident’s needs.
The overall cost of care for a community is affected by the city in which it is located. Doniphan has a median home value of around $88,772 and the median cost of rent is around $464 per month. The rent burden for Doniphan is around 12.6% of the average person’s monthly income.
The total population of Doniphan consists of 1,933 people. Doniphan has a population density of 542 people per square mile. Out of the total city population, 40.5% are male and 59.5% are female. The median age of Doniphan is 42 years old. Of the population of Doniphan 41.8% have a high-school diploma, 2.8% have a graduate degree, and 11.5% have a college degree. Demographically, Doniphan is 1.0% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.2% other or not specified, 1.2% mixed race, 96.4% white, 0.8% Native American, 0.1% black, and 0.3% Asian. In Doniphan, 50.8% participate in the labor force, 18.0% do not have health insurance, 17.2% are widows, and 34.7% live in poverty. In Doniphan, 11.7% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces.
In terms of personal well-being, Missouri ranks 41st in healthcare and 28th in quality of life compared to other states. Residents of Missouri enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 9th in the United States. There are 128 general hospitals and 212 health centers that provide care for 6,144,344 Missouri residents. Mosaic Life Care At St Joseph, Mercy Hospital St Louis, and Mercy Hospital Springfield are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Out of a national average of 100, Missouri has a cost of living index rating of 89, a grocery index rating of 97, and a housing index rating of 71.
In the most recent presidential election, 57% of Missouri residents voted Republican and 38% voted Democrat. The median age in the state is 39, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. Thirty-seven percent of Missouri residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 9,001 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-36%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Missouri there are 414 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Missouri ranks 35th in the nation.
The average temperature in the winter falls to around 33F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 51F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 12F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 76F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 57F during the month of June. On average, Missouri has an air quality index rating of around 37.3 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 48.7 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Missouri is around 3.63 inches. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 6.57 inches of precipitation a month. The average humidity across the state is 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 75%. While residents of Missouri mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Missouri can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornadoes.
The state of Missouri has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Kentucky Bluegrass, Sumac, Kentucky Bluegrass, and Poison Ivy. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Long-tailed Weasel, the Red Fox, the Cougar, or the Silver-haired Bat . The state animal of Missouri is the The Mule.