Assisted Living in Kissimmee, FL

What does assisted living in Kissimmee, FL mean to you and your loved one?

Having your loved one in Kissimmee, FL under the care of a residential Assisted Living Options in Kissimmeecommunity that is licensed by the Agency for Health Care Administration, Bureau of Long Term Care Services, means having the peace of mind in knowing that they will be in a safe & secure environment. Assisted Living Communities in Florida offer one of one the following licenses in their residential communities, a limited mental health license which serves low income and ill residents under a contract with home health agencies; a extended congregate care license, which offers extended nursing services and assistance with activities; and a limited nursing service license, which allows particular nursing services to be preformed under certain state regulations. These residences offer personal care services and some home health services for your elderly or ill family member.


FAQs on Assisted living in Kissimmee

Are assisted living fees covered by Medicaid or Medicare?

Medicaid is used to cover the costs of care and programs received at an assisted living community but it doesn’t cover the expense of room and board. With housing expenses in the thousands of dollars every month, states have invented programs and waivers that can help off-set the costs of housing in assisted living communities.

Typically, Medicare cannot be used to take care of the expenses at an assisted living community. Medicare insurance was created to cover temporary stays at medical centers or rehab facilities and prescriptions and medicine with a begin and end date. If you’re forced into an assisted living center due to an accident or health problem, Medicare may insure your initial fees if they are suggested or prescribed by a medical professional.

Just how expensive is the cost of assisted living services in Florida?

Cost of care can vary by facility but if you are searching for an average for Florida, $3,500 every month is what Genworth found for a state median as part of their most current questionnaire of assisted living facilities in the USA.

What expert services are given for residents in assisted living facilities?

As determined by the state, assisted living communities must provide certain care services for their occupants to remain licensed. Although assisted living communities differ by state, you should expect these services to be offered for residents:

  • Nursing Care and Medical Services
  • Distribution of Medication
  • Emergency Call Systems
  • Dining Services and Meal Prep
  • Exercise and Social Activities

Are assisted living fees tax deductible?

Plenty of assisted living residents are pleasantly surprised to discover that all or many of your assisted living expenditures are tax deductible. In accordance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) “long term care services” are generally deducted as unreimbursed medical costs. For some residents, the entire monthly fee could be tax deductible.

Are assisted living homes licensed in Florida?

In order for an assisted living community to open its doors and welcome occupants, they need to first get licensed by the state. To be able to get a state license, facilities must pass an inspection from a regulatory agency in addition to passing a basic licensure examination on the regulations and rules to operate in the state. The assisted living facilities listed on the New LifeStyles site are all licensed elder care service providers.


The Facts about Assisted Living in Kissimmee, FL

Assisted living as we know it, started in the 1990s as an alternative to eldercare. These communities are for seniors who cannot live on their own. Assisted living communities provide long term care and services and promote independent lifestyles for all residents. These communities also provide assistance with day to day activities. Other states may use similar terms to describe assisted living which include retirement facilities, personal care homes and congregate care.

Kissimmee, FL Assisted Living Communities

There are 17 assisted living communities in Kissimmee that may be a correct fit for you and your family. See below or click to view a list of the assisted living facilities in Kissimmee. There are many different housing sizes available in assisted living communities. These residences offer small residential communities with home-like settings to grand communities all offering the same personalized care services for your loved one.

The Kissimmee Area

Kissimmee is a large city in central Florida on Lake Tohopekaliga. Cities near Kissimmee include Campbell, Hunters Creek, Celebration and Buena Ventura Lakes. The City of Kissimmee houses many sites and attractions such as Fun Spot USA, The Disney Wilderness Preserve, Disney’s Fantasia Gardens Miniature Golf Course and Zip Orlando. Kissimmee, FL is sure to meet the needs of you and your loved one.

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Foxtail Lodge

4104 Foxtail Court
Kissimmee, FL 34746

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Aging Home Paradise

110 Zacalo Way
Kissimmee, FL 34743

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Aiden Springs

5520 Howell Branch Rd
Winter Park, FL 32792

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AJR Loving Care

1680 N Maitland Ave
Maitland, FL 32751

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Alabama Oaks of Winter Park

1759 Alabama Dr
Winter Park, FL 32789

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All Seasons Assisted Living

509 W Verona St
Kissimmee, FL 34741

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All Seniors Assisted Living

2706 Pioneer Rd
Orlando, FL 32808

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All Stars Assisted Living

1131 W Lake Brantley Rd
Altamonte Springs, FL 32714

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All Well Living

5174 Mockingbird Ln
Altamonte Springs, FL 32714

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Almark Cove Assisted Living

2811 Arrow Ln
Orlando, FL 32808

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Almark Grove Assisted Living

4502 Almark Dr
Orlando, FL 32839

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Almark Health Services III

4019 Wendy Dr
Orlando, FL 32808

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Amber Lake Assisted Living

2411 Fortune Rd
Kissimmee, FL 34744

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Ambitious Assisted Living

3939 Country Pl
Winter Haven, FL 33880

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Ana Assisted Living Facility

140 Oaxaca Ln
Kissimmee, FL 34743

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Anne's Home Assisted Living Facility

955 Tuskawilla Rd
Winter Springs, FL 32708

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Arbor Cove

305 N Hiawassee Rd
Orlando, FL 32825

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Arden Courts of Winter Springs

1057 Willa Springs Dr
Winter Springs, FL 32708

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Asbury Manor Assisted Living Facility

5302 Satel Dr
Orlando, FL 32810

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Ashton Palms

36 W Esther St
Orlando, FL 32806

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Autumn Breeze Assisted Living Facility

904 Lake Martha Dr
Winter Haven, FL 33881

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Azalea Manor

150 Willow Dr
Orlando, FL 32807

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Beggs Pointe Assisted Living Facility

4711 Beggs Rd
Orlando, FL 32810

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Bellatage Assisted Living

701 Overlook Dr SE
Winter Haven, FL 33884

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Benton House of Clermont

16401 Good Hearth Blvd
Clermont, FL 34711

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