Atria El Camino Gardens
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Does Atria El Camino Gardens, 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 4.1 / 5.0 ★★★★★
Denise Reinnoldt★★★★★ a year ago
At a difficult time in our lives, we have found comfort in knowing that our mother is in the hands of such a wonderful staff at Atria El Camino Gardens. They are very kind, attentive and supportive, and the facility itself is beautiful.
Marc Castle★★★★★ 3 years ago
My grandfather was admitted at this location roughly 3 years ago. Initially, I thought the service was great, food mediocre, and the price was fair. Some time later, my grandfather fell in the bathroom in his room and (later we found out he fractured his hip at the hospital) no one could enter the room in this emergency situation. It took 15 MINUTES to try and find someone who could try to open the door. The worst part was, MY GRANDFATHER HAD TO CRAWL ON THE FLOOR (injured) to unlock the door! The staff never was able to even unlock the door. Nonsense. He ended up having hip surgery and moving locations to avoid this from happening again. The food is rated at "5 stars." I would disagree with this, but that is my opinion. The good thing about this place was the exceptional medical staff. I was in contact with them weekly and the staff was very friendly/supportive and knowledgeable.
Robert Hollingsworth★★★★★ 4 years ago
I've been with this Atria for just over a Year. The brochure I was given asked me to print a name of a staff member that I appreciated. However, I like MOST of the staff very well, especially those that either assist me every day or at least say "HELLO" with a smile. This particular Review will be just to make it known that I really appreciate the the work that the "CLEANING STAFF" does for me when needed. They do a very meticulous and tiring function but are continuously working to keep everyone fed and happy. Everyone is doing a great job but I have several people who generally greet me with a smile and great service which brightens my day very much. My favorite one within the "CLEANING STAFF" is Anna. Another one of the "CLEANING STAFF" with the most "keep at it" attitude is Hanna. These people are ALWAYS around and work too be sure all is well and/or dealt with properly.
Betty Johnson★★★★★ 4 years ago
My Mom moved into Atria El Camino Gardens almost 2 years ago. To say she didn't want to be there and wanted to go home is an understatement. But after settling in her apartment, a number of the fantastic staff came by to talk with her. Mike, the great guy that takes everyone on those bus trips, went to her apartment and talked a long while with her. A number of staff came by to welcome her and comfort her. Ingrid Weber is an angel in disguise. She is so passionate about the people there and will do everything in her power to make your loved one feel welcome and the family very at ease. She has a 1,000 watt smile that she not only greets us with, but our Mom, too. Angelicia, or Gigi, as we call her, is also a beautiful person with the people who live there. On one bus trip to Thunder Valley, which my Mom had gone on many other times, there was a mistake on the paperwork that said she couldn't go without someone accompanying her. My Mom LOVES going to Thunder Valley and when she couldn't get on the bus she was very, very upset. Gigi saw her so upset and said wait a minute and checked on her status and saw that she was able to go. She went to my Mom's room and told her to get her shoes on that she was going on the bus. Gigi, had the bus driver wait for her until her status was straightened out and got her on the bus and off she went. My Mom was so happy. Eric, the Executive Director is a kind man who will listen to your concerns, do everything in his power to resolve issues that the family may have. Thank you Eric. The dining room employees are very patient and most are very friendly. The white tablecloths, napkins, fresh flowers everyday are wonderful. They continue to work on the menu to try to please everyone,. I don't want to forget Elizabeth at the front desk. She is so helpful and kind in all the interaction we have ever had with her. I don't know all the staff, but find that they are friendly, helpful and very caring about the dear people who live there. My family and I thank each and everyone of the staff very much for a task that is not always easy, for sure.
Debbie Behling★★★★★ 4 years ago
Dad started off in C building in assisted living. He moved to Life Guidance the first of the year. This was a tough transition for him, but he was aware that he needed to do it. He went for almost a week to have lunch there and check it out before he moved in. The staff was very friendly and Dad liked them and the food. He has had a couple of personal hurdles to cross, but the staff have been so supportive. They have taken a huge stress from me and say not to worry. I honestly believe them too. They go out of their way to get him to engage in activities, which once he is doing it he does enjoy it. They are very tentative to his needs and very caring. I cannot say enough nice things about Atria. I have developed a relationship with a lot of the staff there and they know me. I never feel as though I am intruding on their job. They know that I just want to follow up on my Dad. I am very grateful for everyone there.
|Facility Type||Residential Care Elderly|
|Owner||Wg El Camino Gardens Sh, Lp & Atria Mgmnt Co., LLC|
|Facility Administrator||Debra Ahrens|
|Date Of Last Visit||2015-04-02|
|All Visit Dates||05/29/2015, 04/02/2015, 12/15/2014, 12/15/2014, 08/07/2014, 08/07/2014, 07/30/2014, 06/24/2014, 05/12/2014, 04/23/2014, 03/11/2014, 01/06/2014, 11/07/2013, 10/04/2013, 08/07/2013, 07/16/2013, 05/22/2013, 02/12/2013, 02/12/2013, 02/12/2013, 02/07/2013, 02/|
|Inspection Visit Dates||2013-05-22|
|Inspection Citation For Immediate Health Safety Or Rights Impact||0|
|Inspection Citation For Potential Health Safety Or Rights Impact||3|
|Other Visit Dates||12/15/2014, 08/07/2014, 07/30/2014, 05/12/2014, 04/23/2014, 01/06/2014, 11/07/2013, 08/07/2013, 07/16/2013, 09/11/2012, 03/19/2012, 05/17/2011, 03/18/2011, 01/21/2011|
|Other Citation For Immediate Health Safety Or Rights Impact||4|
|Other Citation For Potential Health Safety Or Rights Impact||1|
|Complaint Citation For Immediate Health Safety Or Rights Impact||3|
|Complaint Citation For Potential Health Safety Or Rights Impact||3|
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