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Nursing Homes in Des Moines, IA

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You know your family, A Place For Mom knows Nursing Homes. Our dedicated local Des Moines, IA advisors have helped 1285 families make the right choice for their needs. Get full details, pricing and read 167 reviews of our hand-picked communities. Typically prices range from $2090 to $8900 per month.

Des Moines, located in Polk County, Iowa is an active city with easy access to quality health care and skilled nursing facilities. Offering several nursing homes near local hospitals, your loved one can choose from a number of options that can assist with their individual requirements. If your loved one needs 24-hour medical care, there are many nursing home choices in Des Moines they can decide from. Getting the proper care at the right time is crucial to your loved one's success.

Senior housing types in Des Moines, IA

  • Ramsey Village
    Ramsey Village
    1611 27th Street, Des Moines, IA 50310
    (10)
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    Ramsey Village Continuing Care Retirement Community located on 10-acres of beautiful landscapped land provides a full range of choices for today's seniors. Choosing a senior living community represents a lifestyle choice and we understand that our residents are choosing much more than a comfortable...

  • Edencrest at Riverwoods
    Edencrest at Riverwoods
    2210 East Park Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50320
    (24)
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    Edencrest at Riverwoods is an assisted living community located in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Our beautiful community is located near Lake Easter and several parks. Des Moines is a wonderful area for both residents and their loved ones to enjoy. We are committed to our residents by providing...

  • Edencrest at Beaverdale (Opening Fall 2017)
    Edencrest at Beaverdale (Opening Fall 2017)
    3410 Beaver Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310
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    Edencrest at Beaverdale is professionally managed by Senior Housing Companies. Built by Hubbell Realty Company. We are committed to providing Red Carpet treatment for everyone who lives, works, and visits Beaverdale. Enjoy peace of mind and a wide variety of all-inclusive amenities when you...

  • The Shores at Pleasant Hill
    The Shores at Pleasant Hill
    1500 Edgewater Drive, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327
    (10)
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    Welcome to The Shores of Pleasant Hill.  We provide independent living, assisted living, and memory care — a flexible range of support, without a buy-in.  The building is remarkable; up on a hill, overlooking Copper Creek Lake.  Likewise, the interior has many comforts, and a...

  • Prairie Hills at Des Moines
    Prairie Hills at Des Moines
    5815 SE 27th St, Des Moines, IA 50320
    (12)
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    Prairie Hills Senior Living in Des Moines prides itself as being Iowa's premier center for senior citizens who are in need of assisted living. In addition, we offer independent living for our clients to enjoy the sunset years of their lives with other elderly citizens. We pride ourselves offering...

  • Bickford of Urbandale
    Bickford of Urbandale
    5915 Sutton Place, Urbandale, IA 50322
    (16)
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    We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her needs...

  • Glen Oaks Alzheimer’s Special Care Center
    Glen Oaks Alzheimer’s Special Care Center
    8525 Urbandale Ave, Urbandale, IA 50322
    (22)
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    The Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center facility was opened in December, 2012, and is located in beautiful Urbandale, a suburb of the capital city of Des Moines, the largest city in Iowa. As part of JEA Senior Living, Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center is a family member of a group of...

  • Courtyard Estates at Cedar Pointe
    Courtyard Estates at Cedar Pointe
    6132 Northeast 12th Avenue, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327
    (5)
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    Courtyard Estates will support you in living in an environment that promotes choice, independence and dignity with the added benefit of safety and security. Our Courtyard Estates Community in Pleasant Hill, Iowa is a designated memory care community and puts the focus on serving your loved with...

  • Edencrest at Green Meadows
    Edencrest at Green Meadows
    6750 Corporate Drive, Johnston, IA 50131
    (15)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Edencrest at Green Meadows is professionally managed by Senior Housing Companies.We are committed to providing Red Carpet Treatment for everyone who lives, works, and visits Green Meadows. Enjoy peace of mind and a wide variety of all-inclusive amenities when you reserve your apartment today. Ask us...

  • Bickford of West Des Moines
    Bickford of West Des Moines
    5050 Hawthorne Dr, West Des Moines, IA 50265
    (6)
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    We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage.  As we researched senior living options, we were shocked at our findings.  The options offered too much or too little — none met her needs...

  • Vintage Hills at Prairie Trail
    Vintage Hills at Prairie Trail
    1275 SW State Street, Ankeny, IA 50023
    (10)
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    Vintage Hills at Prairie Trail When you think of assisted living and memory care, what do you see? If cookie-cutter apartments, quiet hallways, bland food and stereotypical activities come to mind, then think again. Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more...

  • Woodlands Creek
    Woodlands Creek
    12605 Woodlands Parkway, Clive, IA 50325
    (37)
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    At Woodlands Creek Active Retirement Community, we offer 3 different levels of care to meet our residents wants and needs ranging from independent living to memory care. Independent Living Woodlands Creek Independent Living opened in 2005 and expanded in 2008. Our independent living setting...

About Nursing Homes in Des Moines

The quality of care at any individual nursing home in Des Moines can vary according to the needs of your loved one's condition. The following are a few of the amenities offered at skilled nursing facilities.

  • 24-hour medical assistance
  • Convenient visiting hours and policies
  • Long-term or short-term care
  • Physical or Occupational Therapy
  • Help with personal care
  • Specialized memory care
  • Respite and Acute care
  • Medicaid and Medicare options
  • Geriatric-trained staff

Contact us and we can help you find a skilled nursing facility in Des Moines and walk you through the necessary steps. Knowing the right things to ask will help you in making an informed decision.

Who Needs Skilled Nursing

If your loved one cannot be home by themselves and requires round-the-clock supervision, there are many skilled nursing facilities that can assist to meet your needs. Families in Des Moines can find a nursing home whether their loved ones need long-term care for an escalating condition, or short-term care for rehabilitation or respite services.

Getting Help

If you're looking to find full-time medical attention for short or long-term care, call one of our Senior Living Advisors to help you find a nursing home or skilled nursing facility in the Des Moines area. We'll assist you by measuring your level of need and determining the best facilities to recommend for the best care.