Eugene OR

Nursing Homes Near Eugene, Oregon

Eugene, home of the University of Oregon Ducks, is located in the Willamette Valley and is a perfect place to look for a nursing home.

Facilities in this area could accept State Medicaid, private payers and long-term care insurance. 

CareAvailability.com has been used by families and care professionals in the Eugene area to find real-time nursing home openings and provide a comprehensive list of options for care.

We do all the work for you when it comes to finding the best skilled nursing facilities in and around Eugene. We do extensive research on the facilities and provide you with the most current information and care availability.

About Nursing Homes In Eugene, OR

Nursing homes, also called skilled nursing facilities, provide a wide range of medical and personal care services to their residents. Nursing homes provide some of the highest levels of care outside of a hospital. These services typically include nursing care, 24-hour supervision, meals, and assistance with everyday living activities. They also provide rehabilitation services, such as physical, occupational, and speech therapy, are also available.

Skilled nursing facilities provide care for both short-term and long-term stays. 

Considerations when looking for care in Eugene, Oregon

Eugene, located in Lane County Oregon, is a city nestled in the Willamette Valley with a population of 176,500, of which over 16% of the population being seniors. Eugene has experienced exponential growth as Oregon’s third largest city. Known for it’s culture and beautiful scenic views, Eugene makes for a great place to retire and is full of senior care options. 

There are about 5 colleges in the area, including 3 private colleges and universities, 1 public college or university, and 1 community college. 

Cities near Eugene, Oregon with Nursing Homes

  • Springfield, OR.
  • Lebanon, OR.
  • Corvallis, OR.
  • Albany, OR.
  • Roseburg, OR.
  • Dallas, OR.
  • Salem, OR.
  • Newport, OR.

How To Pay for A Nursing Home

Nursing home costs can sometimes come as a surprise given the constantly rising costs of care. However, there are ways in which some or all of the cost of care may be covered. 

Health Insurance, such as Medicare, will often pay for stays related to rehabilitation within limits, however will not pay for long-term stays. This leaves the cost to be paid for by another source. 

Other means for paying for assisted living include: 

  • Long-term care insurance plans
  • Veteran’s Aid & Attendance benefits
  • Private funds
  • Whole life insurance plans
  • Reverse mortgages

How much does nursing homes in Eugene, OR cost?

The average cost associate with care at a nursing home in Eugene OR is $9400 / month.

The truth is that care, no matter the setting, but especially in nursing homes, requires robust staffing 24/7. The costs of hiring and keeping exceptional caregivers and medically trained staff such as nurses, is very costly. Add in the price of running a medical facility all day and night, pricey medical supplies and needed administrative staff, and you’ve got quite the overhead.

Although the cost can seem overwhelming, it’s smart to look into financial planning for end stage retirement and expected care needs.

Local hospital and healthcare providers in Eugene, OR

Sacred Heart Medical Center University District
1255 Hilyard St
Eugene, OR 97401

Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend
3333 Riverbend Dr
Springfield, OR 97477

Mckenzie-willamette Medical Center
1460 G St
Springfield, OR 97477

Peacehealth Cottage Grove Community Medical Center
1515 Village Dr
Cottage Grove, OR 97424

Other senior care resources for Eugene, OR.

Eugene and the surrounding area are home to a good number of government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors and their families searching for or currently residing in a memory care community.

To see a list of assisted living communities in Eugene click here.

FAQs

You can find your local office here: https://www.oregon.gov/DHS/Offices/Pages/Seniors-Disabilities.aspx

Generally speaking, a short term stay at a nursing home is anything less than 100 days, however rehabilitation can sometimes take longer. Medicare pays for a person's first 100 days. 

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