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Azura Memory Care of Wausau

226446 Hummingbird Rd, Wausau, WI 54401

4.7
(29 reviews)

Studio

Transforming the Culture of Memory CareProviding compassionate care begins with a secure, warm setting. When people with memory loss feel at home, they respond more positively and interact more with others.Our relationship-based care philosophy called MOSAIC recognizes each person is an...

Wellington Place at Rib Mountain

149500 County Rd. NN, Wausau, WI 54401

2.9
(7 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Wellington Place at Rib Mountain is a friendly assisted living community with a legacy of excellence in senior care. Independence and quality of life a are always promoted and caring, professional staff are nearby to help with activities of daily living, ensuring the comfort and safety of our...

Sylvan Crossings on Evergreen

1605 Evergreen Road, Wausau, WI 54403

3.9
(6 reviews)

Studio

We see in each individual their grand potential to live a life of self-respect and integrity. We also strive to lessen your worry as we provide compassionate skilled care that brings a spirit of independence into the life of your loved one. Our priority is to provide the highest level of care &...

Artisan Senior Living Wausau

111 N. Bellis Street, Wausau, WI 54403

(0 review)

Studio, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Basic Services for our residents include a Private suite, Health Status Monitoring, Three Home Cooked Meals Daily, Snacks Upon Request, Routine Housekeeping and Laundry Services, 24-hour Security and Staff Availability, Emergency Call System in Each Unit, Health Promotion and Exercise Programs,...

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Dimensions Living Stevens Point

5625 Sandpiper Drive, Stevens Point, WI 54482

4.3
(14 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Great Care for Great SeniorsOur community offers a huge range of senior living care options. Each one provides fantastic care in a comfortable setting that feels just like home, and that minimizes stress for you and your loved ones. Each also provides a huge range of options for events and...

The Waterford at Colby

1110 N Division St, Colby, WI 54421

4.1
(10 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Surround yourself with convenience and compassion at The Waterford at Colby. Our Assisted Living community in the charming city of Colby, Wisconsin offers a relaxed atmosphere of warmth and caring that promotes companionship among residents and staff. Enjoy an array of unique amenities, including...

The Waterford at Wisconsin Rapids

491 N 25th St, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494

4.4
(7 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Count on thoughtful amenities and convenient services at The Waterford at Wisconsin Rapids. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community offers a helping hand to residents who may appreciate assistance with the activities of daily living. We provide quality care that allows seniors to remain as...

Willow Brooke Point Senior Living CBRF

1800 Bluebell Ln, Stevens Point, WI 54481

3.1
(10 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Willow Brooke Point Senior Living is a homelike assisted living residence located in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, Portage County. Willow Brooke offers the aging adult a tranquil environment overlooking our private pond with fishing, biking, and hiking trials nearby. Our ladies and gentlemen enjoy...

Stoney River Assisted Living & Memory Care

1204 W McMillan, Marshfield, WI 54449

3.7
(6 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Dedicated to Good LivingOur longstanding mission is to transform the way society thinks about aging and senior living. Our Stoney River of Marshfield community is an extension of that promise. We are steadfast in our commitment to cultivate a genuine home for you or your loved one. Above all...

Cranberry Court Assisted Living

2230 14th St S, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494

4.0
(5 reviews)

Studio

Basic Services for our residents include a Private suite, Health Status Monitoring, Three Home Cooked Meals Daily, Snacks Upon Request, Routine Housekeeping and Laundry Services, 24-hour Security and Staff Availability, Emergency Call System in Each Unit, Health Promotion and Exercise Programs,...

Milestone Senior Living Tomahawk

314 Lincoln Avenue, Tomahawk, WI 54487

4.7
(3 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Milestone Senior Living is an assisted living community, located in Tomahawk, Lincoln County, Wisconsin. Tomahawk is a small town community located in the Northwoods where three rivers converge. This is a town with a strong sense of civic pride. Residents can enjoy shopping, fine dining, outdoor...

Sylvan Crossings of Stevens Point

100 N. Green Avenue, Stevens Point, WI 54481

4.2
(3 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

For family members, watching a loved one cope with the effects of Alzheimer's or other dementias can be difficult. We want to help. We conduct one-on-one counseling for families, as well as offer family training on redirection of their loved one, and can offer additional resources such as...

Milestone Senior Living Rhinelander

4686 North Shore Drive, Rhinelander, WI 54501

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Milestone Senior Living Apartments and Suites provide a home-like environment, thoughtfully designed with seniors in mind. Milestone Senior Living has highly trained staff available to meet individual needs. The apartments and suites feature the finest amenities while providing care-free living....

Care Partners Assisted Living & Memory Care -Weston

5855/5905 Delikowski St, Weston, WI 54476

3.5
(2 reviews)

Studio

Care Partners Assisted Living in Weston (5905 Delikowski Street) is a 20 bed assisted living facility that offers a secure and home-like environment for our residents. It is located near medical facilities, as well as numerous shopping, dining and recreational facilities. The facility provides...

Bell Tower Residence

1500 O'Day St, Merrill, WI 54452

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed

Part of Wisconsin Illinois Senior Housing since 2019, Bell Tower Residence was originally a convent to the Holy Cross Sisters, opening to the public as an assisted-living community in 1990. For more than 30 years, Bell Tower Residence has provided high-quality care to those who call Bell Tower...

Grace Lodge Assisted Living

1000 Day Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501

4.8
(4 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Beautiful Grace Lodge, an assisted living facility, located in Rhinelander, WI is the cream of the crop since it is located on the beautiful Wisconsin River which makes the location ideal for senior living. Included in the package is a nice apartment with all the amenities, cable TV, social...

Care Partners Assisted Living-Stevens Point

3349 A & B Whiting Ave, Stevens Point, WI 54481

3.0
(3 reviews)

Studio

Care Partners Assisted Living-Medford

955 E Allman St, Medford, WI 54451

2.0
(2 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Cedar Creek Manor

2480 Terrebonne Dr, Mosinee, WI 54455

(0 review)

Studio, Semi-Private

Country Terrace Assisted Living-Stratford

808 N 3rd Ave, Stratford, WI 54484

(0 review)

Studio, Semi-Private

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What are nursing homes?

Nursing homes, also called skilled nursing facilities, provide long-term care for seniors with significant physical or mental health conditions, and short-term care to people recovering from an injury or hospital stay. Nursing homes provide personal assistance and medical care from licensed professionals. Services in skilled nursing facilities often include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Rehabilitation care, including physical and speech therapy
  • Mobility assistance
  • Palliative and hospice care
  • Health care services
  • Complimentary transportation
  • 24-hour care and supervision
Complete guide to nursing homes

Wausau, Wisconsin

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is an establishment that offers residence to two or more persons who are not related by blood or by marriage to the administrator. This type of facility provides its residents with care administered by on-site nurses. These nurses offer care for those who are unable to adequately take care of themselves because of the effects of aging.

This type of facility is a helpful and easy care choice for persons 65 years or older, however nursing homes will commonly admit persons 55 and older rarely heard of in senior care regarding different care types.Some services come at an extra cost which can include personal clothing, flowers and plants, and special care services not included in the facility’s Medicaid payment. Types of care services and amenitiesprovided at nursing homes might include meal programs, monitoring of medication, adult day health care (which offers nursing and therapy) , and care coordination and case management. Nursing homes are required to provide pharmaceutical services, specialized rehabilitative services (treatment for mental illness or intellectual disability), routine personal hygiene items, and nursing and related services to residents. The most common mental issue experienced by nursing home residents is dementia, which can hinder their decision making capabilities, memory recall, and and their sense of familiarity with their surroundings. Many occupants of nursing homes are individuals with behavioral problems. These can consist of a tendency to wander, resisting assistance, or verbal outbursts.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a big influence in choosing which care choice meets the needs of your loved one’s needs. The median home value in Wausau costs around $113,977 and the median cost for rent is around $855 per month a month. The rent burden for Wausau is around 18.9% of the average person’s monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Based on gender, 48.9% are male and 51.1% are female. The median age of Wausau is 39 years old. Of the population of Wausau 26.8% have a college degree, 31.7% have a high-school diploma, and 8.9% have a graduate degree. In Wausau, 9.1% of the population are veterans. In Wausau, 15.0% have some form of disability, 7.1% are widows, 17.7% live in poverty, and 63.9% participate in the labor force. Racially, the population of Wausau is 3.4% Hispanic, 0.4% other or not specified, 3.5% mixed race, 12.4% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.5% Native American, 81.6% white, and 1.4% black. Wausau has a population density of 774 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of Wisconsin

In total, Wisconsin has 138 general hospitals and 57 health centers that provide care for 5,835,165 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mayo Clinic Health System, Franciscan Medical Center, and Waukesha Memorial Hospital. The state of Wisconsin has a cost of living index of 95.8 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 100.7 and a housing index rating of 91.4. The natural beauty of Wisconsin is ranked 10th in the nation. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Wisconsin citizen is ranked 11th nation-wide. Additionally, Wisconsin is ranked 14th by standards of healthcare.

Social demographics of the state

One hundred eighty thousand, eight hundred percent of Wisconsin residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 0 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-22%, Mainline Protestant-18%, and Historically Black Protestant-4%. In Wisconsin there are 6,078 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Wisconsin ranks 37th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In Wisconsin, 31% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 40. During the latest presidential election, 47% voted for the Republican candidate while 46% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

On average, the humidity rating for Wisconsin is around 72%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 77%. The average air quality index rating in Wisconsin is 39.5 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 53.2 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Wisconsin is around 2.78 inches. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 5.51 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 19F. The average high winter temperature is around 35F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around -2F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Wisconsin is around 68F. The average high summer temperature is around 86F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 46F during the month of June. While residents of Wisconsin mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Wisconsin can include floods.

Wildlife to be found in Wisconsin

The state of Wisconsin has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of black cherry, leatherwood, hickory, and oaks. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the striped skunk, the chipmunk, the river otter, or the mink. The state animal of Wisconsin is the badger.

Frequently asked questions about Nursing Homes in Wisconsin

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