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Senior housing types near Mount Vernon, MO

  • Autumn Court

    1421 S Landrum St, Mount Vernon, MO 65712
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  • Good Samaritan Assisted Living Facility

    Good Samaritan Assisted Living Facility

    16979 HIghway 39, Verona, MO 65769
    (2)
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    Our residents automatically becomes our family, we are a smaller community state licence ,we work one on one with Our residents our staff has over 25 yrs experience Meals are made fresh daily, home made meals, our rooms are completely furnished the residents could get outside if they want to enjoy...

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  • Bristol Manor of Aurora

    Bristol Manor of Aurora

    740 S Hudson, Aurora, MO 65605
    (1)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Oak Pointe of Monett

    Oak Pointe of Monett

    1011 Old Airport Rd, Monett, MO 65708
    (4)
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    Our mission is to be the best place a senior adult has ever lived. We prioritize helping residents remain connected to friends, family and community, and always maintain a firm commitment to well-being that nourishes the body, mind and spirit. Assisted Living At Oak Pointe, we start with curiosity...

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  • Bristol Manor of Republic

    Bristol Manor of Republic

    634 E State Route 174, Republic, MO 65738
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Bristol Manor of Willard

    Bristol Manor of Willard

    511 Watson Street, Willard, MO 65781
    (1)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Bristol Manor of Carthage

    Bristol Manor of Carthage

    2131 S River Street, Carthage, MO 64836
    (2)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • The Gardens Assisted Living & Memory Care

    The Gardens Assisted Living & Memory Care

    1302 W Sunset St, Springfield, MO 65807
    (7)
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    The Gardens Independent Condominiums of Springfield, MO is perfect for those who wish to remain more independent.  The community consists of 14 condos that are primarily two-bedroom, two-bath and have two-car garages.  The condos range from 1050 to 1500 square feet with three different...

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  • The Fremont Senior Living

    The Fremont Senior Living

    1520 E Bates, Springfield, MO 65804
    (33)
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    The Fremont Senior Living is a Continuum of Care community offering Independent Apartments and Patio Homes, Assisted Living Level Two Suites, and a Memory Care Cottage. The Fremont is a locally owned and operated community that has been providing the highest level of customer service and care to...

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  • Essex of Ozark

    Essex of Ozark

    5173 North 22nd Street, Ozark, MO 65721
    (3)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Riverview Residential Place

    Riverview Residential Place

    1200 W Hall St, Ozark, MO 65721
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    Riverview Residential Place is a 40 bed, state licensed Residential Care II Facility that is located on seven and a half acres of the Finley River in Ozark, Missouri. Just minutes from Springfield and Branson, this facility offers a home-like atmosphere with 24-hour protective oversight for people...

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  • Bristol Manor of Webb City

    Bristol Manor of Webb City

    1803 N Main Street/ Highway D, Webb City, MO 64870
    (1)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Webwood Assisted Living

    Webwood Assisted Living

    1640 Waldo Hatler Drive, Neosho, MO 64850
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    Webwood Assisted Living is a family owned facility conveniently located minutes from I-49, directly across from the Neosho Golf Course. This beautiful "state of the art" facility boasts spectacular sunsets from our 70 foot back patio looking over a picturesque valley, all part of a 15 acre complex...

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  • Bristol Manor of Lamar

    Bristol Manor of Lamar

    603 E 17th Street, Lamar, MO 64759
    (1)
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    Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our first...

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  • Concordia of Bella Vista

    Concordia of Bella Vista

    1 Concordia Dr, Bella Vista, AR 72715
    (4)
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    As a trusted landmark in northwest Arkansas for almost 50 years, Concordia of Bella Vista is deeply committed to providing an enjoyable and fulfilling lifestyle for each of our independent living residents. Perched high on a ridge overlooking Little Sugar and Tanyard Creeks, Concordia of Bella Vista...

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  • Hudson House

    1700 S Hudson Ave, Aurora, MO 65605
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    Hudson House is a 41-bed residential care facility located adjacent to the Aurora Nursing Center in Lawrence County, Aurora, Missouri. Hudson House is a unique health care facility with the highest of standards in both resident care and cleanliness while providing a sense of well-being for those who...

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  • Joy Assisted Living

    2030 West Mount Vernon Street, Springfield, MO 65801
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    Joy Assisted Living is located in the bustling city of Springfield, MO. This cozy community offers a home-like building that is set in a city that is known for its great attractions, historical treasures, and many parks. Those who are visiting residents of this community will find that Springfield...

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  • Century Pines Assisted Living

    709 E Mccracken Rd, Ozark, MO 65721
    (12)
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    Century Pines Assisted Living is located in the beautiful neighborhoods of Ozark, MO. Century Pines is situated on a picturesque terrain, and the ambient landscapes that stretch far and beyond are set to give our residents a wonderful place to call home. When you visit Century Pines, your view of...

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  • Morningside of Chesterfield Village

    Morningside of Chesterfield Village

    2410 W. Chesterfield Boulevard, Springfield, MO 65807
    (1)
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  • Oak Pointe of Carthage

    Oak Pointe of Carthage

    300 W. Airport Drive, Carthage, MO 64836
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  • Castlewood Senior Living

    Castlewood Senior Living

    1538 N Old Castle Rd, Nixa, MO 65714
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  • Oak Pointe of Neosho

    Oak Pointe of Neosho

    2601 Oakridge Extension, Neosho, MO 64850
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  • Wildwood Senior Living

    Wildwood Senior Living

    3002 S John Duffy Dr, Joplin, MO 64804
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  • Morningside of Branson Meadows

    Morningside of Branson Meadows

    5351 Gretna Road, Branson, MO 65616
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  • St. Luke's Assisted Living Facility

    1220 E Fairview Ave, Carthage, MO 64836
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  • Maranatha Village, Inc

    233 E Norton Rd, Springfield, MO 65803
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  • Hopedale Cottage

    1314 W School St, Ozark, MO 65721
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  • Morningside of Springfield East

    3540 East Cherokee Street, Springfield, MO 65809
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  • Turners Rock Senior Living Community

    3911 E State Hwy D, Springfield, MO 65809
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  • Carl Junction Residential Care

    201 Fir Rd, Carl Junction, MO 64834
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  • Prestige Assisted Living

    89 Hillside Dr, Holiday Island, AR 72631
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  • Seneca Home Place

    2400 South Cherokee Ave, Seneca, MO 64865
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Mount Vernon, Missouri

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities offer personal care, supervision, and recreational activities to people who are about 65 years of age or older. Assisted living communities commonly provide help with appointments and transit, assistance with daily activities, and outings for social activity. Under certain circumstances, communities may offer continuing care, nursing, or hospice. In Missouri, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $34,566 . Missouri has a number of provisions related to this type of community. The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Division of Regulation and Licensure, Section for Long-Term Care Regulation governs this type of community. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include modified diets must be reviewed at least quarterly by a consulting nutritionist, dietitian, RN, or physician, communities must provide at least three daily meals, and modified diets prescribed by a physician can be provided. Staff must obtain training in a variety of subjects. These include: techniques that are effective in enhancing residents' choice and control over their environment, orientation appropriate to job function and responsibilities, 24 hours of additional training consisting of definition and assessment of activities of daily living, and 24 hours of additional training on assessment on cognitive ability. Public assistance is available through the Medicaid State Plan Personal Care authority. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include a physician, pharmacist, or registered nurse (RN) must review the medication regimen of each resident every other month, self-administer prescription and nonprescription medications if a licensed health provider approves, and Injections may be administered only by a physician or licensed nurse. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include assistance with distribution, assistance with instrumental activities of daily living, assistance with recreational activities, and 24-hour care. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to make sure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as authorized staff person and a physician must conduct a physical exam to document the individual's current medical status and write any special orders regarding care and needed procedures, assessment must be repeated whenever the resident has a significant change in condition and at least semiannually, an individualized evacuation plan must be developed for residents who require more than minimal assistance to evacuate, and an individualized service plan must be developed that describes the services to be provided to meet the resident's needs. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents.

Cost of Living

The total cost of living can be a major factor when selecting which community is the best fit for your loved one. Mount Vernon has a median home value of $103,859 and the median cost of rent is $562 per month per month. The rent burden for Mount Vernon is around 15.5% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Based on gender, 47.3% are female and 52.7% are male. The median age of Mount Vernon is 48 years old. In Mount Vernon, 20.7% of the people are veterans. In terms of education, 35.8% have a high-school diploma, 3.6% have a graduate degree, and 11.9% have a college degree. Mount Vernon has a population density of 439 people per square mile. The current population of Mount Vernon consists of 4,513 people and in total the Mount Vernon metro area has a population of 4,529. Out of the total population of Mount Vernon, 15.1% live in poverty, 7.5% do not have health insurance, 55.6% participate in the labor force, and 15.5% have some form of disability. Racially, the population of Mount Vernon is 1.3% mixed race, 0.2% Asian, 97.0% white, 0.6% black, 0.9% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.9% Native American, and 0.0% other or not specified.

State Information

An overview of Missouri

Based on natural beauty, Missouri ranks 9th in the nation. In total, Missouri has 128 general hospitals and 212 health centers that provide care for 6,144,344 citizens. The three highest ranked hospitals in Missouri are Mosaic Life Care At St Joseph, Mercy Hospital St Louis, and Mercy Hospital Springfield. In terms of personal well-being, Missouri ranks 41st in healthcare and 28th in quality of life compared to other states. 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.

Social demographics of the state

In Missouri, 37% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 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 the last presidential election 38% of Missouri residents voted Democrat and 57% voted Republican. The state has a median age of 39 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. The state of Missouri ranks 35th in the country for diversity.

State-wide weather information

During the summer, the average temperature in Missouri is around 76F. The average high summer temperature is around 92F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 57F during the month of June. 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. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 12F in the month of January. On average, the state receives 3.63 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 6.57 inches of precipitation a month. 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 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.

Wildlife to be found in Missouri

The state of Missouri has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Scouring Rush, Dogwood, Wild Grape, and Sumac. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Red Fox, the Cougar, the Long-tailed Weasel, or the Mule Deer. The state animal of Missouri is the The Mule.

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