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Country Cottages at Birmingham, Hoover

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4000 Greenwood Dr. , Hoover, AL 35216

(855) 840-7257

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My family's recent experience with Country Cottages assisted living in Hoover, AL has been a nightmare. This was my first experience with caring for a loved one and I thought that we had found the perfect place for my father. I was wrong. We've had many problems. To begin with, our contract signing very was rushed, and was completed by an employee who I never saw again after that day. There were many things that were explained incorrectly or not at all. When we were recruited, there were lots of promises made. Haircuts, doctor's visits, and trips to the store for supplies are just a few of the services that we were told that my father would receive that never or very rarely happened. I would usually receive a very demanding phone call any time Dad needed anything. I was happy to do those things, but am still very confused about what we were told. Also not explained to me was the fact that Country Cottages reserves the right to raise their rates, as much as they would like, at any time, without notice. A few months ago my father's rates were raised by over $300.00 a month, less than 2 weeks before the payment was due. Certain members of the care staff and management began to lie to us and greatly exaggerate details about his health in order to raise their rates (ridiculous, over the top exaggerations). Eventually the director used this false information to force him to move out against his wishes. This situation has caused my family much hardship. I strongly recommend that you save your time, money, and sanity and avoid this place at all costs.

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Costs for Country Cottages at Birmingham, Hoover

Assisted Living Starting Cost per Month:

$ 2,338

Medicaid/Medicare Not Accepted

Amenities at Country Cottages at Birmingham, Hoover

Property Info

Emergency Services: Less than 6 Miles

Shopping: Less than 2 Miles

Recreation: Less than 2 Miles

Private Units

Studio Apartments

Air Conditioning/Climate Control

Emergency Call System

24-Hour Staffing

Employee Background Checks

Parking Provided

Beauty/Barber Shop

Cozy, Homelike Environment

Country Kitchen

Activities

Let's Get Moving

Current Affairs

After Supper Conversation

Bible Club

Amenities

Outside Patio/Gardens

Cable/Satellite TV

Pet Policy: No pets

Special Meals: Diabetic,Low-salt,Gluten-free,Low-fat,Pureed,Renal,Vegetarian

Private Bathrooms

Cable & Telephone Ready

3 Home-Style Meals Per Day

Services

Nurse Availability: Day On Site;Night On-Call

On-Site Medical Visits: Geriatric physician,Speech Therapist,Occupational Therapist,Physical Therapist

Medication Management

Diabetes Care

Help with Activities of Daily Living

Transportation to Appointments

Other Transportation Provided

Guest Meals

Private Laundry

Room Service

Housekeeping

Daily Tidy-Up Service

CareSteps Personalized Care Plan

Nurse-Supervised Care

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Description of Country Cottages at Birmingham, Hoover

At the Cottage, you’ll find a cozy, Southern community that offers both physical support and a welcoming and active environment for your loved one. With regular opportunities to challenge the mind and nurture the heart, our mission is to offer our residents the ability to achieve their desired quality of life.

Home is more than just a place to live - it’s a feeling of warmth and comfort. That’s why the Cottage has cozy common areas where new and old friends can enjoy being together along with different sizes and styles of apartments and service programs tailored to suit the individual needs of each resident. Whether your loved one needs a little assistance or requires a great deal of hands-on care, we can help.

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