Muirwoods Memory Care

750 N McDowell Blvd Petaluma CA 94954

866-465-5993

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At Muirwoods Memory Care, we provide an assortment of community features. Frequent off-site experiences and day trips are very popular with our residents. Cats and dogs are welcome in private quarters. Our property is located nearby public transportation. Free resident parking is available at our location. Our purpose-built community offers the benefit of individualized care; every aspect of the community is designed to cater to the special needs of its occupants. We provide residents with meals throughout the day. Dining options are comprised of specialized dining programs available to meet the needs of residents. We offer dining alternatives such as vegetarian food and Kosher fare. We have specially curated on-site activities that stimulate both mental and physical well-being. Outdoor common areas are designed with accessibility, flow, and movement opportunities for residents. Our community grounds includes indoor and outdoor walking paths for the pleasure and convenience of our residents and an enclosed-courtyard to enhance recreation hours. Indoor common areas are quiet and a nice place to enjoy the company of fellow occupants or to just relax. Residents have access to our communal spaces including a hot tub / swimming pool. Our community is secured to ensure our residents are protected. Spanish, French, Russian, German, and Italian speaking staff members are present at our community.

We offer wheelchair accessible units. Ground floor units are available. To accommodate our residents, we are fully integrated with WanderGuard capability. Resident quarters 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. Pet care is offered for our residents' beloved pets. At our community we offer adjunct therapies, such as light therapy, which can have positive effects on dementia, seasonal depression, and sleep disorders. Additionally, we offer sensory-based programming (like Snoezelen therapy) that creates relaxing and stimulating spaces for residents coping with anxiety or agitation. Our residents can schedule reminders and exceptions for both medications and care activities. Our 24-hour awake staff is at hand to assist your loved one in fulfilling time-sensitive needs, should they arise. All services are delivered by licensed practitioners who are on staff 24/7. To ensure residents enjoy a diverse cycle of events and entertainment, we employ a full-time activities director. There are licensed nurses on-site to administer injections when needed. Our medication-care managers organize the medication services available to our residents. On-site RN's and LPN's are available. Staff can engage in monitoring residents' blood sugar to tailor daily pill dosages. Our community staff includes registered nurses. We have a registered dietician / nutritionist on site. The facility offers 2-person assisted transfers, providing aid with sitting-to-standing, standing-to-sitting, etc. In addition to other transfer services, our community provides 1-person assisted transfers. Our caregivers receive specialized training in all applicable fields. In our lobby, a dedicated concierge is available to attend to the basic and immediate needs of you and your visitors. 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. A dentist pays regular visits to our facility. 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, 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 (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. Our staff is specially trained in de-escalating exit-seeking behaviors.

Our property is licensed for 80 residents. The building was built in 1996, and most recently renovated in 2008. We accept residents from the age of 55 and above.

Pricing at Muirwoods Memory Care

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)

Studio
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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 Muirwoods Memory Care

  • My Mom's Environment

    It seems to be going well for my mom. The staff are open to feedback and they are friendly too. The community is clean for residents and guests. My mom says the meals taste good.

  • Not as good as I'd hoped

    We placed my father here since it is advertized as a memory care facilty for all stages of dementia.I found the 1/8 patient ratio was too high and just assumed he'd have more attention than this.It took...

  • I would highly recommend this communi...

    I would highly recommend this community to anybody.I liked best, the personal care and the cleanliness of the community.

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Community Details at Muirwoods Memory Care

  • Muirwoods Memory Care Amenities

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

Senior Housing Types Provided at Muirwoods Memory Care

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