The Lantern at Morning Pointe of Lexington

225 Ruccio Way Lexington KY 40503

866-465-5993

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Conveniently located at 225 Ruccio Way adjacent to Morning Pointe of Lexington Senior Living off of Reynolds Road and near Fayette Mall, The Lantern at Morning Pointe of Lexington is a single-level, state-of-the-art Alzheimer's Center of Excellence specially designed for seniors with dementia and other memory care disorders. The community is 33,000 square feet with 40 apartments designed to enhance orientation.

Providing Care Preserving Dignity.
A secure environment, licensed and professional 24 hour care, assistance with medication, nutritious meals - whatever your loved one needs and whenever they need it, The Lantern at Morning Pointe is here.

Trained Lantern staff tap into each resident's personality and help them continue to have meaning and purpose during the hardest of times. The Lantern's team of professionals nurture and maintain each resident's individuality, dignity and quality of life through our Meaningful Day program. By investing time and attention in understanding roles, routines, life experiences and interests of each resident, the Lantern staff create an environment that truly enhances the quality of life.

'Simple C' is part of the Meaningful Day program. It's an intuitive touch-screen that promotes memory, engagement, and better communication. Key details of a resident's life story are uploaded to an individualized touch-screen therapy unit, which then uses pre-recorded voices, music and photos of family members or favorite caregivers to stimulate positive memories and prompt healthy routines, such as participation in mealtimes

At The Lantern at Morning Pointe, trained staff listen to learn the resident's preferences and needs. Each care plan is tailored to assure dignity and enhance quality of life. Individual care plans are reviewed regularly and when necessary are coordinated with outside medical providers allowing the residents' ever changing needs to be met today and in the future.

Licensed nurses at The Lantern work closely with the resident's family and physicians to understand changing medication needs. Our licensed nurses oversee medication management ensuring your loved one takes the correct medication at the right time.

Eating right doesn't have to be hard. At The Lantern our staff work closely with the residents to understand their preferences and create an ever changing menu that includes seasonal fruits and vegetables. A wide variety of nutritious entrees and always available alternate items create a dining experience that is full of choices. Come see the difference at The Lantern at Morning Pointe!

Reviews

  • A great place -just not for everybody

    The Lantern has an honest and trustworthy staff. I really respect the nurses, administration, and staff. [Removed], the maintenance guy, was very personable and took up with my dad immediately. I do think...

  • Very Pleased with This Community

    We are very pleased with my mothers move to this community. They are taking very good care of her, and her needs. She is doing pretty well since her move here. The staff has been very helpful, and courteous....

  • 5 stars across the board.

    Mom enjoys living at The Lantern at Morning Pointe. The staff at this community are wonderful. They are helpful and answer our questions. They offer daily activities and the food is good. They keep the...

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Community Details

  • Amenities

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

Housing Types Provided

  • Memory Care
  • Assisted Living
  • Nursing Home
  • Adult Day Services
  • Care Homes
  • Independent Living
  • Home Care
  • Respite Care
  • Senior Apartments