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Essex Meadows

30 Bokum Road, Essex, CT 06426

Independent Living Assisted Living Nursing Home Skilled Nursing Rehabilitation
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Estimated Pricing

Studio
Estimated $2,980
One Bedroom
Estimated $3,753
Two Bedroom
Estimated $4,616

Price Comparison

  • Average City Price: $3,697
  • Average State Price: $3,945
  • Average National Price: $4,181


  • Essex Meadows Description

    Essex Meadows is a community that offers independent living, assisted living, nursing care, skilled nursing and rehabilitation and is about 3.5 miles outside the town of Old Saybrook, Connecticut. Residents who live at the facility are able to choose from a range of studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom room layouts.

    The community has an average rating of 9.7 out of 10 making it the highest rated community in the city. See more information on reviews.

    The Nursing Home at this community has a 5 star rating out of 5 stars from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. To see more information from CMS you can check out the report here.

    To find information about the surrounding area including weather, crime, health facilities, parks, and more you can explore the neighborhood here.

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    Care Types at Community

    This community offers the following types of care

    Independent Living

    Independent living offers seniors the freedom to enjoy their retirement in a supportive community setting, with amenities and activities tailored to their active lifestyle.

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    Assisted Living

    Assisted living offers a supportive community environment with personalized care and assistance for seniors who value their independence but need help with daily activities.

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    Nursing Home

    Nursing Homes provide a nurturing environment offering round-the-clock care, personalized support, and community activities for seniors needing assistance with daily living.

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    Skilled Nursing

    Skilled nursing provides 24/7 medical care and support by licensed professionals for seniors needing continuous healthcare assistance.

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    Community Reviews

    9.5
    Essex Meadows
    Based on My Caring Plan's proprietary scoring, including 68 reviews across the web

    Ranking

  • Ranking in City: 1 out of 1 communities in Essex
  • Ranking in State: 34 out of 369 communities in CT
  • Food and Dining A

    Activities A

    Facility and Grounds A

    Care A

    Staff A



    Review Summary

    The following is an AI generated summary of the reviews of the community from across the web.

    Residents and visitors alike have shared glowing reviews about their experiences at Essex Meadows, highlighting the community's exceptional location, amenities, and care. Many appreciate its proximity to both Boston and New York City, as well as the local small town charm. The community is praised for its beautiful acreage, including gardens, woods, trails, and ponds, and the availability of a skilled nursing facility on the premises.

    Activities are a big draw, with options ranging from physical exercise in the gym and pool to intellectual stimulation through concerts, lectures, and discussions. The quality of food and the variety of dining options also receive high marks. Residents enjoy a range of volunteer opportunities and community involvement, including contributing to the Meadowwords publication, participating in art and movie committees, and engaging in a wide array of clubs and activities like yoga, water aerobics, and gardening.

    The staff at Essex Meadows is frequently commended for their attentiveness, kindness, and professionalism, contributing significantly to the quality of life for residents. The end-of-life care is particularly noted for its compassion and excellence. The community's library, managed by residents, offers a wealth of resources, and the art gallery showcases local talent, enhancing the cultural vibrancy of the community.

    Residents who have moved from diverse locations, including Manhattan and Long Island, find Essex Meadows to be a welcoming and stimulating environment, rich in cultural and recreational activities. The community's commitment to employee development and education is also highlighted, with scholarship programs supporting staff members' continued learning.

    Essex Meadows is described as a special place where amenities, outdoor spaces, and a warm, friendly atmosphere make it easy to love. Legacy residents and those new to the community alike find their lives to be busy, meaningful, and social, thanks to the wonderful service provided by the staff. Special moments, like birthday celebrations, often come with delightful surprises, further enhancing the sense of community and belonging.

    In summary, Essex Meadows is highly recommended for its comprehensive care, vibrant community life, and the myriad opportunities it offers for engagement, wellness, and personal growth.


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    Health

    Assistance with bathing, dressing, and personal grooming

    Oversight by a medical director and registered nurse

    Medication management

    State-of-the-art therapy suite

    Personalized care planning with regular assessment sessions

    Specialized therapeutic dietary program


    Services

    Laundry and housekeeping services

    Telephone service

    Medicare-certified

    Laundry service

    Weekly housekeeping service

    Maintenance-free lifestyle


    Activities

    Social interaction

    Resident council

    Art studio

    Book club

    Games

    Lecture series


    Community Amenities

    Quiet sitting areas

    Hearth room with a fireplace

    Garden patio

    Beauty and barber shop

    Homelike setting

    Library


    Room Amenities

    Cable TV

    Phone service

    Wi-Fi

    Gas fireplace

    Porch

    Washer and dryer


    Dining

    Fine dining

    Chef-prepared meals

    Special diets

    Fresh ingredients

    Dining experience

    Formal dining room


    Transportation

    Parking

    Transportation options

    Scheduled transportation


    Pet

    Pets



    Information from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

    Nursing Home Ratings

    Overall rating: 5
    Health inspection rating: 5
    Staffing rating: 5
    Quality measure rating: 5
    Long-term quality measure rating: 4
    Short-term quality measure rating: 5


    Nursing Home Overview

    Participation date: Feb. 1, 1989
    Ownership type: For Profit
    Provider type: Medicare
    Nursing home capacity: 45
    Total current residents: 36
    Facility is located in a hospital: No
    Automatic sprinkler system: Yes
    Resident and family council: Resident


    Facility Incident, Complaints and Fines

    Number of facility incidents: 0
    Number of substantiated complaints: 0
    Number of payment denials: 0
    Number of fines: 0
    Total cost of fines: $0


    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services give each Nursing Home a Star Rating from 1-5 with 5 being the highest.

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    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services gather information about the number of hours of care provided on average to each resident each day by staff as well as the turnover of staff.

    The graph below shows information from this Nursing Home as well as State and National averages over time.

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    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services tracks information around emergency department and hospital visits for residents of Nursing Homes.

    The graph below shows information from this Nursing Home as well as State and National averages over time.

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    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services tracks information around quality measures for residents of Nursing Homes.

    The graph below shows information from this Nursing Home as well as State and National averages over time.

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    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services tracks information around COVID-19 vaccination rates of Nursing Home residents and staff members.

    The graph below shows information from this Nursing Home as well as State and National averages over time.

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    Health and Fire Safety Deficiencies

    The Center for Medicare and Medicaid report health and fire safety deficiencies. Some of these deficiencies are more severe than others. The following table shows different levels of severity.

    Scope
    Severity of Deficiency Isolated Pattern Widespread
    Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety J K L
    Actual harm that is not immediate jeopardy G H I
    No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy D E F
    No actual harm with potential for minimal harm A B C

    Health Safety Deficiencies

    Survey Date Correction Date Letter Category Description
    2022-11-14 2022-12-26 D Freedom from Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Deficiencies Protect each resident from all types of abuse such as physical, mental, sexual abuse, physical punishment, and neglect by anybody.
    2022-11-14 2022-12-26 E Freedom from Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Deficiencies Timely report suspected abuse, neglect, or theft and report the results of the investigation to proper authorities.
    2022-11-14 2022-12-26 D Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies Develop and implement a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
    2022-11-14 2022-12-26 D Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies Develop the complete care plan within 7 days of the comprehensive assessment; and prepared, reviewed, and revised by a team of health professionals.
    2022-11-14 2022-12-26 E Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provides adequate supervision to prevent accidents.
    2020-01-13 2020-02-24 D Freedom from Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation Deficiencies Timely report suspected abuse, neglect, or theft and report the results of the investigation to proper authorities.
    2020-01-13 2020-02-24 D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide appropriate treatment and care according to orders, resident’s preferences and goals.
    2020-01-13 2020-02-24 D Pharmacy Service Deficiencies Ensure drugs and biologicals used in the facility are labeled in accordance with currently accepted professional principles; and all drugs and biologicals must be stored in locked compartments, separately locked, compartments for controlled drugs.
    2019-02-15 2019-03-29 D Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies Provide appropriate treatment and care according to orders, resident’s preferences and goals.

    What is in the Neighborhood

    General Area Overview
    • The closest city is Old Saybrook which is 3.5 miles away and has a population of 10,627 (small town).
    • The average income is $182,368, which is very high compared to other zip codes.
    • Weather
      • High Temperature: 76
      • Low Temperature: 33
      • Average Temperature: 54.1
      • Day Breakdown: The area gets 152 days of rain, 28 days of snow and 184 days of sun
      • Precipitation: 2.6 inches a year

    Health and Safety Overview
    • The average life expectancy in zip code is 80.74 years old, which is very high compared to other zip codes.
    • Air Quality: Good Days 108.0, Moderate Days 13.0, Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Days 0.0, Unhealthy Days 0.0, Very Unhealthy Days 0.0, Hazardous Days 0.0

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    Supermarkets

    Griswold Inn Store
    1.7 miles away
    Stop & Shop
    3.0 miles away
    Big Y
    3.3 miles away
    Adam's Hometown Market
    3.6 miles away
    ShopRite
    6.5 miles away

    Transportation

    Old Saybrook
    3.0 miles away
    Westbrook
    3.8 miles away
    Deep River Landing
    4.1 miles away
    Chester
    5.8 miles away
    Clinton
    7.2 miles away

    None Found

    Banks

    KeyBank
    1.1 miles away
    Liberty Bank
    1.6 miles away
    Essex Savings Bank
    1.6 miles away
    Wells Fargo
    3.2 miles away
    Key Bank
    3.2 miles away

    Hospitals

    Shoreline Medical Center
    3.4 miles away
    Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center
    12.3 miles away
    Guilford Glen Medical Campus
    14.5 miles away
    Eastern Long Island Hospital
    15.7 miles away
    Lawrence+Memorial Hospital
    15.8 miles away

    Pharmacies

    CVS Pharmacy
    3.1 miles away
    The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy
    3.1 miles away
    Walgreens
    3.6 miles away
    Stop & Shop Pharmacy
    10.5 miles away
    Rite Aid
    10.7 miles away

    Dentists

    Higganum Dental Office
    11.9 miles away
    Keith Campbell's Dentist
    13.9 miles away
    Waterford Dental Health
    14.5 miles away
    Aspen Dental
    15.6 miles away
    Glazer Dental Associates
    16.6 miles away

    Parks

    Connecticut Valley Railroad State Park Trail
    0.2 miles away
    Essex Tennis Courts
    1.5 miles away
    Essex Park
    1.5 miles away
    Essex Square
    1.6 miles away
    Hubbard Field
    1.8 miles away

    None Found

    Shopping

    Crystal Mall
    14.0 miles away

    Culture

    Art Essex Gallery
    1.6 miles away
    Ivoryton Playhouse
    1.8 miles away
    Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center
    3.6 miles away
    Lyme Art Association Gallery
    4.3 miles away
    Chester Gallery
    5.0 miles away

    Restaurants

    Centerbrook Pizza
    1.2 miles away
    Olive Oyl's Carry-Out Cuisine
    1.6 miles away
    Black Seal Seafood Grille
    1.6 miles away
    Abby's Place
    1.8 miles away
    Pizza Works
    3.0 miles away

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