Cost of Alzheimers Care in care facilities varies considerably, depending on what type of facility it is and the level of care required.
The cost would be different for Assisted Living (ALFs), Residential Care and Nursing Homes. Also, different companies having varying costs and fees.
Residents of nursing homes generally have high care needs and complex medical conditions that require routine skilled nursing services. Due to the constant care needs of its residents, nursing homes are required by federal law to have a licensed nurse on duty 24 hours a day.
The average cost of care for nursing home care ranges between $6000 and $10,000 per month. Cost is determined by the level of care needed, the setting where the care is provided, and the geographic location.