Azura Memory Care of Wausau

3704 Hummingbird Road Wausau WI 54401

866-465-5993

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At Azura Memory Care of Wausau, we have an assortment of community features. Frequent off-site experiences and trips are very popular with our residents. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Free wi-fi is offered to all our residents. Our location conveniently offers resident parking. Our purpose-built community provides the advantage of individualized care; every characteristic of the community is designed to cater to the particular needs of its occupants. Now offering free move-in. We provide occupants with meals throughout the day. We love to accommodate visiting company, meals provided. Dining options include specialized dining programs available to meet the needs of residents. Food service is available to residents at any time, day or night. We offer dining options such as vegetarian food and low/no sodium options. Residents can exercise their physical and mental abilities with specially curated on-site activities. We love to organize holiday parties, birthday parties, BBQ's, picnics, and outdoor parties and resident karaoke nights. Our communal space has a piano centerpiece for musically inclined residents and scheduled performances. We provide regular musical entertainment for the use of our residents - and in some instances, to take a trip down memory lane. We offer inter-generational programs that have many benefits for both children and seniors - that emphasize the joys of human connectivity and propagate longer and happier. Residents enjoy regular trips and outings to local neighborhoods and towns. Residents may engage in recreational activities such as art classes designed to inspire and stimulate mental well-being. Our community activities cycle includes trivia nights and dances and Senior Proms. Outdoor common areas are designed with accessibility, flow, and movement opportunities for residents. Our community grounds includes raised gardening beds available to residents during their leisure hours, indoor and outdoor walking paths for the pleasure and convenience of our residents, an outside patio garden accessible to all residents, and an enclosed-courtyard to enhance recreation hours. Indoor common areas are a nice, quiet place to enjoy the company of fellow residents or just to relax. Our community is secured to ensure the safety of our residents.

We offer wheelchair accessible units, studio units, and handicapped units designed for easy accessibility and for use by wheelchair users. Ground floor units are available. Free wi-fi is provided to all of our residents. To accommodate our residents, WanderGuard capability is employed to ensure the safety of our residents. Resident units featuring wheelchair accessible showers are available.

We provide complimentary transportation services at our community. We provide residents access to transportation services at a reasonable cost. We have a beautician conveniently located on-site - residents can easily receive beauty treatments for all occasions. We offer on-site devotional services, so residents can practice or worship in the privacy of our community. Personal housekeeping services are provided as needed. We offer laundry and dry cleaning services as well. Pet care is available for our residents' beloved pets. At our community we offer adjunct therapies, such as reminiscence therapy, which stimulates sight, sound, smell, and touch faculties to encourage memory recall and the enjoyment of sensory experiences. Our residents may schedule reminders for medication and care activities. Our staff is awake and available 24 hours a day to assist your loved one with any time-sensitive needs that may arise. All services are delivered by licensed practitioners present on staff 24/7. To ensure residents enjoy a diverse cycle of events and entertainment, we employ a full-time director of activities. There are licensed nurses on-site to administer injections when needed. Staff can engage in monitoring residents' blood sugar to tailor daily pill dosages. We have registered nurses on our community staff. We have a registered dietician / nutritionist on site. The facility offers 2-person assisted transfers, including sitting-to-standing, standing-to-sitting, etc. In addition to other transfer services, our community provides 1-person assisted transfers. Caregivers at our facility receive specialized, relevant training in a variety of areas. We recruit first-class visiting podiatrists whose job it is to ensure our residents are happy, fit, and mobile. Regular visits from specialized occupational therapists are available to residents to aid development, recovery, improvements, and maintenance of skills needed for daily living. Speech therapy services are provided by trained and certified speech-pathologists. A visiting nurse is available to all residents. We always have a doctor on call to handle adjustments in medication, continued consultation, and urgent medical needs when they arise. We offer laundry and dry cleaning services as well. A dentist pays regular visits to our facility. Grocery shopping services are available as needed. We offer on-site massage therapy to our residents. A visiting optometrist is at hand to provide comprehensive eye care. We offer skilled nursing care by licensed nurses, fully equipped to handle responsibilities such as wound care, tube feedings, and monitoring. On-site hospice care is provided. Our community offers respite care - a short-term stay at a senior living community - perfect for those recovering from a hospital visit, the interim during which a caregiver takes an extended vacation, or simply to experience a senior living trial period. This community provides ADL assistance, administered injections, insulin injections, medication administration, and licensed nurses are onsite to administer injections when needed. We can administer a sliding scale program to monitor insulin levels via glucose tests, and adjust medications based on the results. Staff members are versed in the usage of the Hoyer Lift for total transfers. Services include incontinence care for bladder-related and bowel-related symptoms. Services for residents with Disorientation/Lack of Awareness issues ensure residents are well-directed and receive support in living a healthy lifestyle, and that no one's needs are neglected. The facility supports outdoor leisure hours. Alzheimer's and dementia may encourage wandering as a means of coping with anxiety. Our facility utilizes a locked and secured perimeter to ensure the safety of our residents. Our

facilities are secure and the staff is specially trained in de-escalating exit-seeking behaviors. We accept residents with behavioral issues - our staff is specially trained in de-escalating behavioral episodes and our facilities are fully equipped to handle any related occurrences that may arise. Our facilities are secure and our staff is specially trained to contain and de-escalate dangerous behaviors and suicidal ideation. Our staff is specially trained in de-escalating exit-seeking behaviors.

Our property is licensed for 19 residents. The building was built in 1991, and most recently renovated in 2012. The neighborhood offers several churches, shopping centers, and beautiful parks close by. Hotels are conveniently located near the facility for residents' guests and visitors.

Pricing at Azura Memory Care of Wausau

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*Prices quoted are monthly rental charges and are provided by the communities themselves. Actual prices may differ due to one-time fees, timing and care services required. Speak with your Senior Living Advisor to learn more.

Reviews of Azura Memory Care of Wausau

  • Azura Memory Care of Wausau is Awesome!

    Words cannot express how great the Azura Community and it's staff are. They are totally awesome. They care for our mother like she is family. They keep us posted on how she is doing. We always feel...

  • Great focus on memory care

    The reason why we chose this community is because of their focus on memory care. The number of staff to resident ratio was great. I believe my loved one is doing very well there up to now and she moved there...

  • Our step-mom has been with Azura just a short time, but we have been pleased with her care. She can be a handful at times but the staff handles her with care and compassion. We feel we are very blessed to...

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Community Details at Azura Memory Care of Wausau

  • Azura Memory Care of Wausau Amenities

    • Indoor Common Areas
    • Devotional Services Onsite
    • Meals Provided
    • Beautician Onsite
    • Outdoor Common Areas
    • Devotional Services Offsite
    • Activities Offsite
    • Vegetarian
    • Activities Onsite

Senior Housing Types Provided at Azura Memory Care of Wausau

  • Memory Care
  • Assisted Living
  • Nursing Home
  • Care Homes
  • Independent Living
  • Home Care
  • Senior Apartments