Emerald Assisted Living

24711 Ridge Rd Damascus MD 20872

866-465-5993

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Description of Emerald Assisted Living in Damascus, Maryland

At Emerald Assisted Living, we provide a range of community amenities. Frequent off-site experiences and day trips are very popular with our residents. Animals such as dogs and cats are allowed in private quarters. Our property is located near reachable public transportation. Free resident parking is available at our location.

Dining Options

We provide residents with meals throughout the day. We offer specified meal services such as vegetarian food and Kosher fare.

On-Site Activities

Residents stay active with specially curated on-site activities that stimulate both mental and physical well-being.

Outdoor Common Areas

Outdoor common areas are designed with accessibility, flow, and movement for resident mobility.

Indoor Common Areas

Indoor common areas are quiet and a nice place to enjoy the company of fellow occupants or to just relax. Our community is secured to ensure the safety of our residents.

Languages Spoken at Emerald Assisted Living

French speaking staff members are present at our community.

Community Characteristics at Emerald Assisted Living

Living Options and Amenities

We offer wheelchair accessible units. Ground floor units are available. To accommodate our residents, WanderGuard capability is employed to ensure the safety of our residents. Resident units featuring wheelchair accessible showers are available.

Featured Amenities at Emerald Assisted Living

Transportation

We provide residents access to transportation services at a reasonable cost.

Personal Services

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.

Medical Care Services

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 who are on staff 24/7. There are licensed nurses on-site to administer injections when needed. Our community staff includes registered nurses. We are not licensed by the state to offer medication dispensing services, however, residents are supported in their self-medication efforts as much as possible. 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. Our residents can schedule reminders and exceptions for both medications and care activities. 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 administered 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 (using queuing, for instance) and supported in a healthy lifestyle - nobody falls between the cracks. 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.

What to expect at Emerald Assisted Living

Community Certifications

Our property is licensed for 5 residents.

Pricing at Emerald Assisted Living

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)

1 Bedroom
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Private
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Semi-Private
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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 Emerald Assisted Living

4.3 of 5 Average rating
5 Reviews
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(3) A Place For Mom
(2) SeniorAdvisor.com
  • Emerald Assisted Living Review

    Although my husband recently passed and was only at Emerald Assisted Living for approximately two months, I was, and continue to be, so... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Emerald Assisted Living Review

    Although my husband recently passed and was only at Emerald Assisted Living for approximately two months, I was, and continue to be, so thankful for the care and love given him. The staff treated him with respect and dignity. The meals... more

  • The house is on a main road. It was small and dark and did not smell clean upon my initial entrance. I did not stay... it immediately felt... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    The house is on a main road. It was small and dark and did not smell clean upon my initial entrance. I did not stay... it immediately felt like the wrong place for my mother.

  • A Great Fit for Us

    The main reasons we selected Emerald Assisted Living are its price and it's close proximity to the rest of the family. However, the rest of... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    A Great Fit for Us

    The main reasons we selected Emerald Assisted Living are its price and it's close proximity to the rest of the family. However, the rest of the community itself seems great. [Removed], one of the caretakers is very nice, and she seems to... more

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Community Details at Emerald Assisted Living

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    • Emerald Assisted Living Amenities

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

    Senior Housing Types Provided at Emerald Assisted Living

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