3850 Galleria Woods , Birmingham, AL 35244
Reviews of Galleria Woods
Sep 22, 2014 | Reviewed by daughter, RN
I Am A Friend Or Relative Of A Current/Past Resident
Galleria Woods Independent Living was chosen by my Mother, brother and myself 8 years ago for the opportunities it provided to stay active enjoy the company of others. We expected that if and/or when the time came when skilled care was needed Mother would be treated with the same professional and respectfull care in the skilled nursing (SN) unit as independent living. My brother passed away on March 9, 2014 and he and Mother were very close. She has gone downhill since his death. She was moved from independent living to Assited Living (AL) and the staff were satisfactory. Her medications were not monitored by the physician and staff in AL and resulted in a GI bleed and severe anemia for which she was hospitalized. Upon discharge from the hospital she was admitted to the SN unit at Galleria Woods. The SN unit staff, including the physician, have been unprofessional and thier communication skills have been severely lacking. They are not forth coming with information about Mother's status and medical treatment. My deceased brother and I took confort in knowing-thinking that our Mother would be cared for but that isn't happening at the Galleria Woods skilled nursing unit.
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Amenities at Galleria Woods
Emergency Services: Less than 9 Miles
Shopping: Less than 1 Mile
Recreation: Less than 2 Miles
Full-Time Activity Director
Live Music and Entertainment
Exercise and Fitness Programs
Pet Policy: Small pets allowed
Special Meals: Low-salt
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Description of Galleria Woods
Galleria Woods provides a full range of choices for today's seniors. Choosing a senior living community represents a lifestyle choice and we understand that our residents are choosing much more than a comfortable living environment to call home. Our Brookdale community delivers Inspired Independent Living, with the promise of Exceptional Experiences Everyday. In choosing this community, our residents have made a conscious lifestyle decision designed to deliver enhanced opportunities for pursuing health and life fulfillment through the exceptional services, amenities and opportunities we offer.
Our Optimum Life® and Celebrations programs provide an all-encompassing way of life that touches our residents, their families and associates alike. Optimum Life® is a journey of self-discovery including services, features and benefits that allow each resident to pursue their peak level of health, wholeness and fulfillment while balancing six key dimensions of personal wellness: emotional, intellectual, physical, social, spiritual and purposeful. As part of Optimum Life® we encourage our residents to celebrate life each day. Inspired dining and vibrant lifestyle activities come together in our Celebrations program, filling the monthly calendar with themed experiences, special events and group activities that highlight different cultures and cuisines in a common venue of camaraderie.
Within its Continuing Care Retirement Communities, Brookdale Senior Living provides Rehabilitation and Healthcare Centers, where professional staff provide compassionate medical care when needed. Whether for short-term rehabilitation, or for longer-term nursing care, our communities provide excellent services and attention that extends beyond the clinical details of recovery.
Residents of Brookdale Continuing Care Retirement Communities enjoy peace of mind knowing that opportunities for optimizing their health, wellness and convenience await them. With Inspired Independent Living, Personalized Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing care, Brookdale Continuing Care Retirement Communities provide the lifestyles our residents want, the services they need and abundant opportunities to enjoy life in comfort, with convenience and style.
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