Q: How can Caraway have superior care at lower cost than other facilities?
A: Because Caraway Manor is a smaller facility, we have far less overhead costs. Instead of keeping the extra profits, we pass the savings on to our residents.
Q: What does a typical room include?
A: A typical room includes a twin bed, pillow, linens, nightstand, lamp, dresser, etc...And yes, you CAN bring your own furniture and hang up your favorite pictures!
Q: What is your staffing like and do you have awake overnight and a nurse?
A: We have 24/7 awake overnight staff and excellent staff: to resident care ratios- -plus our nurse and managers are full time,
involved, plus on-call.
Q: How much does it cost to stay at Caraway? Are there any hidden fees or admission fees?
A: Our rates vary, depending upon location, type of room, and level of care needed. Unlike other facilities, we do NOT charge application fees, admission fees, or security deposits.
Q: What Payor sources or funding do you accept to help me pay for my stay?
A: We accept all Payor sources presented to us if possible, including Medicaid Waiver, county subsidy, VA, Section 8, and long-term care insurance. Note that Medicare does NOT pay for any long-term living placement.:
Q: I do not want to go to a nursing home. Can I stay at Caraway instead?
A: Our goal is to keep you in place for your entire life, utilizing hospice as needed at the end for comfort. Very rarely, residents develop complex needs such as need for intensive skilled rehab, secured dementia units, life support, etc. for which we are not equipped. Greater than 99% never need a nursing home and age in place at "home" here at Caraway.