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Merrill Gardens at First Hill

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1421 Minor Ave , Seattle, WA 98101

(855) 840-7257

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Merrill Gardens at First Hill didn?t look as robust as the other place we visited. The atmosphere felt a little bit depressing, but it was a good place. There were many active residents there. The staff seemed adequate and very good, but not quite as welcoming as in the other place we saw. The place looked lovely, and the dining area was nice.

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Great location in Seattle this Merrill Gardens community offers a moderate to higher acuity assisted living level of care. They have good food and dining anytime with a lot of choices to please everyone. They also offer a secured memory care and are priced competitively. They have a variety of activities and the staff is kind and caring. A good choice for the Seattle area.

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My mother toured the home and was very impressed with the staff. She liked the location and how nice the home looks.

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Not your typical Merrill Gardens community. This is a moderate to higher acuity assisted living building that specializes in catered care to meet the unique needs of their residents.

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This community is a high level care community that recently went through a change of management company's and a substantial remodel and updating of the apartments. They have a high level of nursing hours and can do two person transfers and other high care requirement for their residents. They are located in a quiet area very near the hospitals and doctors offices on what is called "Pill Hill". Apartments rates are very competitive. They also have secured memory care and a floor for those who have memory deficits but are not wander risks. Most of the residents are receiving services.

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Costs for Merrill Gardens at First Hill

Assisted Living Starting Cost per Month:

$ 1,945

Independent Living Starting Cost per Month:

$ 1,495

Medicaid/Medicare Not Accepted

Amenities at Merrill Gardens at First Hill

Property Info

Emergency Services: Less than 1 Mile

Shopping: Less than 1 Mile

Recreation: Less than 1 Mile

Minimum Age: 62

Resident Capacity: 101

State License #: 2240

Enforcement Letters: Check

Semi-Private Units

Private Units

Studio Apartments

Kitchenette

Emergency Call System

24-Hour Staffing

Parking Provided

Library

Activities

Full-Time Activity Director

Religious Activities

Live Entertainment

Exercise Classes

Trips & Outings

Amenities

Outside Patio/Gardens

Cable/Satellite TV

Pet Policy: Small pets allowed

Private Dining Room Available

Anytime Dining Program

Services

Medication Management

Diabetes Care

Help with Activities of Daily Living

Transportation to Appointments

Other Transportation Provided

Housekeeping

Linen Service

Active Living Program

Bi-Monthly Physician Visits

Hospice Services Available

Rosewood Activity Program

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Description of Merrill Gardens at First Hill

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A progressive, high-quality assisted living and memory care community for seniors, Merrill Gardens at First Hill is conveniently located in Seattle's desirable First Hill neighborhood just a short distance from world-class hospitals, shopping, dining, mass transit and the Washington Convention Center. Ours is a one-of-a-kind retirement community, and it is our ultimate goal to be the preferred provider of innovative senior care in the Seattle area.

Merrill Gardens at First Hill is owned and operated by Merrill Gardens, a family company that has been committed to providing an alternative to traditional retirement housing since 1993. As a resident-focused company, we strive to provide the best in retirement community living by supporting independence, individuality, privacy and the decision-making abilities of our residents.

Featured Amenities

Merrill Gardens at First Hill provides a homelike setting with comfortable common areas for visiting and activities. Residents are welcome to park their cars in our reserved garage or hop on our private shuttle service to get to and from appointments and other errands.

Hot meals are available in our community dining room throughout the day with our exclusive Anytime Dining program. Residents may choose what and when to eat, just like they did in their own homes. A private dining room may also be reserved when entertaining visiting family and friends.

Available Services

To ensure our residents are receiving the care and support they need to live active and independent lives, our team of licensed nurses and professional caregivers are on site 24 hours a day. We provide personalized care plans designed specifically to meet each resident's individual needs, including medication management and diabetes care. Physicians also make on-site visits twice a month.

The memory care program at Merrill Gardens at First Hill provides a secure living environment dedicated to residents with Alzheimer's or other dementias. Our memory care area is known as Garden House. Personal PathwaysSM, Merrill Gardens signature memory care program, is designed to promote a quality of life through meaningful activities and family involvement.

Merrill Gardens at First Hill offers a unique senior living experience in the heart of the Emerald City.

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