Morningside Of Athens
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Does Morningside Of Athens, 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 4.4 / 5.0 ★★★★★
Brooke Lord Coates★★★★★ 8 months ago
Staff what absolutely unhelpful. How do you work with old people all day and not have any ounce of compassion?! Hopefully everyone working there isn't as awful as the woman I encountered today.
Madelyn Clare Powell★★★★★ a year ago
My Grandfather Swanson moved here after my Grandmother Madelyn passed away. My Mom took him in until a space opened. We visited him weekly, and took him out to a movie and dinner. One morning, staff found him waiting for the shuttle to the airport, having purchased a ride to Hartsfield, en route to California. He had his bags packed, and was ready. to see my Grandmother, who he was certain needed him. The staff called the family, parents were ballroom dancing in Utah, brother in San Mateo, sister in Memphis, so I dashed over. He still had a credit card, and had ordered his one way ticket - called a cab- & packed his bags when I got there. We convinced him to eat, and nap. Sadly, he had to leave Morningside, as soon as a room in a locked ward opened up, because they couldn't risk his disappearing. The staff at both Morningside and Arbor Terrace were highly competent, caring people and his finances were in grand shape, so he could well afford each facility. They even mediated a dispute amongst the family about whether we should tell him his only child (Mom) had passed away. He hadn't been nearly as unaware as we thought. He thought she had passed away months before she actually did. From the cancer we thought we'd kept from him. I highly recommend both places, and hope this is helpful.
John Coble★★★★★ a year ago
The Morningside staff has been very caring and helpful in caring for my mother. They have gone above and beyond many times to see Mom has what she needs medically and personally. They have also been very kind to me and my family. We are all very grateful for Morningside.
Tarus Wymbs★★★★★ 10 months ago
Very clean place.. staff and residents are very nice!!!
Barbara A. Boyt Schell★★★★★ 2 years ago
I have been working closely with the staff at Morningside Athens for almost a year while helping an older friend of mine navigate her health challenges and declining independence as she has aged. As her "surrogate" family and medical POA, I particularly appreciate their attentiveness to my friends evolving medical needs. They have always been responsive to my requests to monitor specific areas of concern, and have been flexible in trying to match staff that worked best with my friend. Recently the nurse noticed that my friend's occasional bouts of queasiness had turned into something more serious. They called an ambulance, called me, and due to their quick action my friend was able to get the life saving medical care she needed. After her hospitalization and subsequent rehab, my friend in now back in her apt and visiting with friends. In my experience, no one loves the idea of getting to the point that they need the support of assisted living to be safe and healthy. That said, when the time comes, I highly recommend Morningside of Athens. It is clean, with very pleasant surroundings, a competent & hard working staff and management who cares. You still need to do your part to be a caring family member and/or friend...but you can't do it 24 hrs a day. Partnering with good folks really helps.
|Facility Type||Personal Care Home|
|Administrator||Ms. Teresa Burroughs|
|Mailing Street||1291 Cedar Shoals Drive|
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