Senior home care consists of numerous services provided in in a residential setting This type of care can provide various medical services such as assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability, retrieving medication from secured storage, and assisting residents in drinking fluid to swallow medication. A majority of home care providers review potential seniors prior to admittance. This screening might include medication use, health problems, and ADLs abilities. This type of care offers multiple services including local transportation, short-term nursing care, and assistance scheduling medical appointments. Furthermore, services provided may comprise long-term nursing care and ventilator care. In-home care may also provide your family member help doing laundry and with diet choices. Finally, non-medical home care can support your family member with services including monitoring vitals and transfers from wheelchair to bed.
Cost of Living
Murrieta has a median home value of $367,733 and the median cost of rent is $1,992 per month per month. The rent burden for Murrieta is around 25.4% of the average person’s monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Demographically, Murrieta is 9.2% Asian, 0.8% Native American, 0.5% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 9.8% other or not specified, 64.2% white, 6.3% black, 9.1% mixed race, and 28.7% Hispanic. Out of the total population of Murrieta, 8.9% live in poverty, 8.4% do not have health insurance, 10.0% have some form of disability, and 63.6% participate in the labor force. Of the population of Murrieta 22.4% have a high-school diploma, 30.0% have a college degree, and 9.7% have a graduate degree. In Murrieta, 10.0% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Murrieta has a population density of 1,301 people per square mile. Based on gender, 51.9% are female and 48.1% are male. The median age of Murrieta is 34 years old.
An overview of California
The state of California has a cost of living index of 138.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 121.4 and a housing index rating of 227.3. Based on natural beauty, California ranks 5th in the nation. The quality of life enjoyed by the average California citizen is ranked 19th nation-wide. Additionally, California is ranked 7th by standards of healthcare. There are 391 hospitals and 1,108 health centers that service a population of 39,715,372. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, Santa Monica’s UCLA Medical Center & Orthopedic Hospital.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of diversity, California ranks 1st in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly. In California, 26% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. In terms of religious values, 31% of California’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 23,558 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Buddhist-2%, and Hindu-2%. In California there are 395 masonic lodges. In the most recent presidential election, 32% of California residents voted Republican and 62% voted Democrat.
State-wide weather information
The average monthly precipitation for the state of California is around 2.04 inches. The most precipitation occurs in December with an average of 16.26 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the humidity rating for California is around 61%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of July. The average air quality index rating in California is 57.1 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 83.0 AQI. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 71F. The average high summer temperature is around 116F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 47F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 76F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 8F in the month of January. While residents of California mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in California can include earthquakes (high), floods, and tornadoes.
Wildlife to be found in California
The state of California has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of California juniper, service-berry, redwood, and sequoia. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cougars, the snakes, the whales, or the coyotes. The state animal of California is the California grizzly bear.