Copper Canyon Alzheimer's Special Care Center
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Does Copper Canyon Alzheimer's Special Care Center, Inc offer the following services?
Care for the terminally ill
Trained for Alzheimer's, dementia, etc.
Care for bladder or bowel control problems
Plan, Prepare & Clean-Up Meals
Provides around the clock staff
For appointments, groceries, etc.
Can pay for care via Medicaid
Overall Rating 3.7 / 5.0 ★★★★★
Dale Reimer★★★★★ a week ago
Copper Canyon has been a great, safe place for my husband! The Administrative staff are excellent, clearly have very pertinent knowledge about Alzheimers/Dementia and provide pertinent education for all staff. I can honestly say staff members have been incredibly kind, have amazing patience and have taken extraordinary care of my husband. I am there twice a day (pop in at all hours) and have personally seen how well the nurses and caregivers care for all the residents.
Lori Jenkins★★★★★ 2 weeks ago
I placed my husband at Copper Canyon in mid-2018. Overall, I have been pleased with the care he receives. While no facility is perfect, I do believe that when I express a concern about an aspect of his care, my concerns are heard and we work on potential solutions together. I have been very impressed with Terri Waldman, the director, and her advocacy for people with memory disorders. Most of the staff seem to truly care about the residents and do their best to provide excellent care. Of course, the turnover of staff is concerning, but not surprising, considering the nature of the work. The food is excellent and home-cooked.
Judy Hankinson★★★★★ 2 weeks ago
Terri Waldman, Executive Director, took care of my dad during his late stages of Alzheimer's. I was impressed with the care he received even while he was difficult at times. Terri still remembers me and my dad when I see her around and is always very friendly. I would absolutely recommend Copper Canyon.
Donald Behnke★★★★★ 5 months ago
Review - Copper Canyon Memory Care, Tucson, AZ My recently deceased wife was a resident of Copper Canyon Memory Care in Tucson, AZ for the past six months. She suffered from dementia and required 24 hour supervision and care. I selected Copper Canyon over some closer facilities because of its small size and unusually stable management of Terri Waldman. My experience with Copper Canyon exceeded all my expectations. Everyone was kind, attentive, positive, friendly to both residents and families and helpful with both. From Ms. Waldman down, the care-givers, Charge nurses, food service personnel and maintenance man-driver were all obviously carefully selected by Ms. Waldman and treated both my wife and me with kindness and respect. She loved the food, was always encouraged to participate in activities and musical presentation and never once asked to be brought back home, only for me to come and live there. After any event - fall, cuts, etc. - the RN immediately notified me and described first aid and other procedures carried out. Our primary care physician was consulted as needed, again with the highest level of cooperation. When my wife began to receive hospice care, Ms. Waldman voluntarily moved her into a beautiful corner private room with two sunny windows. The usual cost of a private room was waived. Care was frequent and attentive and "as needed" pain medication was carefully monitored by the RN, prompt and appropriate. After my wife passed, the Activities Director came to the room and sang the Hawaiian setting of "Over the Rainbow." Inter-actions between hospice and Copper Canyon personnel was quiet, efficient and professional while I received counseling and attention from the hospice chaplain. This was all extremely comforting to a grieving husband. I highly recommend Copper Canyon Memory Care to families in need. Donald J. Behnke
Vonniesha Clark★★★★★ a year ago
This is by far one of the worst facilities i have ever been in the building has a permanent smell of urine, the rooms are nasty and the management is a joke there staff is under paid, over worked and the facility is ALWAYS under staffed. My advice to anyone who is in need of memory care for a loved one DO NOT bring your loved one to this dreadful place cause it is very likely they will not be cared for properly do your research before even considering this place. If i could give them 0 stars and still do this review i would jus DISGUSTING
|Facility Type||Assisted Living Center-Directed|
|Facility Type Code||1J1|
|License Effective Date||2015-03-01|
|License Expiration Date||2016-02-29|
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