We honor the needs of our residents who suffer from memory impairments. Samaritan Bethany has been recognized as meeting Aging Services of Minnesota’s Guiding Principles for Dementia Care. These principles were developed by experts in dementia care and identify the key components of high quality dementia care programs.
Memory Care Assisted Living at Samaritan Bethany is a good option for individuals with mild to moderate dementia who are mobile and at risk of wandering. Residents with advanced dementia can be cared for in Samaritan Bethany’s Long Term Care community.
The Household Model
Memory Care Assisted Living at Samaritan Bethany is a secure household of 16 units located in the beautiful new addition at Arbor Terrace.
The Household Model features 16 private rooms grouped around a shared family-style kitchen, dining room and living room that is similar to those found in a private home and allow the residents a high degree of flexibility in meal times and other activities. It’s an intimate, small-scale environment that fosters personal dignity and choice.
Assisted Living Services
Memory Care Assisted Living provides a customized program of care for each resident, built around the following core services:
- Three meals a day
- Nurse on-site every day
- Care attendant in household 24/7
- Emergency response system
- Medication administration
- Assistance with activities of daily living, including toileting and dressing
- Housekeeping and laundry services
- Secure patio
- On-staff chaplain services
- Social and recreational opportunities
- Sun room
- Scheduled transportation
- Assistive transfer of one
The hair salon, gift shop and chapel are all under the same roof within the Samaritan Bethany campus.
Arrange a Tour
To arrange a tour or to discuss the amenities at Samaritan Bethany’s Memory Care Assisted Living, please contact Liz Ihrke, our Move-In Mentor, at 507-424-4061 or firstname.lastname@example.org.