MorningStar at Mountain Shadows
5355 Centennial Blvd Colorado Springs CO 80919
Description of MorningStar at Mountain Shadows located in Colorado Springs, ColoradoAt MorningStar at Mountain Shadows, we have a myriad of community amenities. Residents can enjoy regularly scheduled off-site adventures and day trips. Dogs and cats are permitted in private rooms. Our location conveniently offers resident parking.
Dining OptionsAll meals are provided to occupants.
On-Site ActivitiesWe have specially curated on-site activities that stimulate both mental and physical abilities.
Indoor Common AreasIndoor common areas are quiet and a nice place to enjoy the company of fellow occupants or just to relax.
Community Features at MorningStar at Mountain Shadows
Living Options and AmenitiesWe offer wheelchair accessible units. Ground floor units are available. Resident quarters featuring wheelchair accessible showers are available.
Premium Services at MorningStar at Mountain Shadows
TransportationWe provide complimentary transportation services at our community.
Personal ServicesOffsite devotional services are offered in the nearby area.
Medical Care ServicesOur 24-hour awake staff is available to assist your loved one in fulfilling time-sensitive needs, should they arise. All services are provided by licensed practitioners who are on staff 24/7. Staff can engage in monitoring residents' blood sugar to tailor daily pill dosages. We have registered nurses on our community staff. The facility offers 2-person assisted transfers, providing aid with sitting-to-standing, standing-to-sitting, etc. 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. We always have a doctor on call to handle adjustments in medication, continued consultation, and urgent medical needs when they arise. Our residents can schedule reminders and exceptions for both medications and care activities. This community provides medication administration. 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.
What to expect at MorningStar at Mountain Shadows
Community CertificationsOur community is licensed for 79 residents. The building was built in 2013. We accept residents from the age of 55 and above.
Pricing at MorningStar at Mountain Shadows
*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 MorningStar at Mountain Shadows
- Very impressed!
I recently had the opportunity to visit Morning Star Mount Shadows while seeking a Senior care facility. I was totally impressed with the staff, everyone was helpful, caring and friendly.I was especially impressed...
- Don't believe their add on food
If you don't care what the food looks like, taste or texture. Morning Star will be great. But if you read their ad an believe you are getting chief quality meals you are mistaken. If you have a person...
[Removed] was very gracious and professional. The facility staff on hand were friendly and seemed mindful of responsibilities. It was clean and comfortable. My first tour of the four options, but I was pleased...
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Community Details at MorningStar at Mountain Shadows
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