Description of Bickford of Overland Park
Centrally located in the heart of Overland Park just minutes from shopping centers, medical facilities, parks and Sprint World Headquarters, Bickford of Overland Park offers a welcoming home for seniors in need of supported retirement living. We strive to treat each of our residents with dignity and respect and see them as members of our extended family.
Bickford of Overland Park is proud to be a branch on the Bickford Senior Living family tree. At Bickford, our operating philosophy is simply: enrich the happiness in the lives of our residents and create a workplace where our employees are recognized for providing exemplary care. With communities in nine states throughout the Midwest, we pride ourselves on being trusted by families to care for their loved ones.
While our residents enjoy the privacy of their personal apartment space, we encourage them to treat our entire community as an extension of their home. Our cozy family areas and private dining room are great for entertaining visitors, while our secure, outdoor courtyard is a relaxing place to bird watch.
Meals are also an integral part of life at Bickford of Overland Park with breakfast, lunch and dinner served daily in “The Bread Basket,” our community dining room. Our home-style meals are prepared fresh daily in our kitchen with menus created in partnership with a licensed dietician.
For the comfort and convenience of our residents, we take care of the housekeeping, linen laundering and changing, snow removal, facility maintenance, security, and transportation to medical appointments and group outings. Staff is also able to provide laundry services and pet care for an additional fee.
Our certified caregivers are available on-site 24 hours a day, seven days a week to monitor health changes and assist with life's daily activities, such as grooming, transferring and managing medications. A full-time Registered Nurse is also on staff to oversee all care plans and coordinate outside medical services as needed.
At Bickford of Overland Park, we feel our most important work is making sure each and every one of our residents feels valued and special.