Senior Health Services & Elder Care in North Andover, MA

EMPOWERING YOUR HIGHEST LEVEL OF HEALTH AND INDEPENDENCE

At Edgewood, our highest priority is to equip you to maintain your health and independence as long as possible. Toward this goal, our senior health services in North Andover, MA offer an extensive array of senior health care, fitness services and amenities. When you or a loved one needs a little more help, we offer in-home assistance — called Lifestyle Assistance — to empower you to remain in the cottage or apartment you’ve grown to love and to continue the activities, friendships and lifestyle you’ve enjoyed in Independent Living.

When members require additional assistance, we offer The Edgewood Social Club Day Program, Inpatient and Outpatient Short-Term Senior Rehab Services, Memory Support, and Long-Term Skilled Nursing Care. All services are provided by our Edgewood team on our beautiful campus. It’s what helps make us a leader in elder care in Massachusetts.

Learn more about planning for your health with Edgewood’s LifeCare Brochure.

THE MEADOWS HEALTH CENTER

Award-winning, personalized healthcare services in a homelike setting.

When researching medical care for yourself or a family member, you want to be assured they receive the very best care in a comfortable and caring environment. The Meadows Health Center provides award-winning Long-Term Skilled Nursing, Short-Term Inpatient and Outpatient Rehabilitation, Respite Care, Adult Day Program, and Hospice Care, with priority admission given to Edgewood senior living community members as part of their LifeCare plan. We also welcome referrals from the community at large.

Built as a Skilled Nursing center with both private and semiprivate rooms, The Meadows’ inviting lounges, soothing homelike décor and open-concept floor plan offer lots of natural light and views of our beautiful countryside campus in Essex County, MA.
Medicare and private pay are accepted.

Learn more about LifeCare at Edgewood.

THE ROKOUS CLINIC

On-site medical services for Edgewood members in Independent Living.

The Rokous Clinic offers medical services, primary care, wellness and restorative programs designed to help Independent Living members improve and maintain their health. Conveniently located on the second floor of the Edgewood Clubhouse, the Rokous Clinic operates under the direction of Dr. Ayobami Ojutalayo, M.D., medical director.

Dr. Ojutalayo and his staff are available to Edgewood members on weekdays and can take vital signs, diagnose and treat a variety of conditions, prescribe medications, and order lab tests. They will also communicate with members’ primary care physicians as appropriately needed.

Other services provided at the Rokous Clinic include:

  • Audiology
  • Dental
  • Dermatology
  • Massage
  • Optometry
  • Podiatry

Weekly scheduled laboratory services are also available for our members’ convenience.
Learn more about Independent Living options.

EDGEWOOD CARE MANAGEMENT

Services and assistance for caregivers

When assisting a parent or family member becomes overwhelming or starts to feel unmanageable, Edgewood Care Management is here to help — whether you live at Edgewood or in the neighboring Boston, MA, area.

Edgewood Care Management extends the same quality, caring culture and proven success that have made Edgewood a leader in LifeCare, Independent Living and healthcare support services. We’re here to provide the services that can make the caregiving experience more manageable:

  • Scheduling medical appointments, tests or follow-up care
  • Escorting clients to medical appointments
  • Communicating with your healthcare team and family members
  • Pre- and post-surgery follow-up
  • Evaluation and monitoring of acute or chronic medical conditions
  • Coordinating end-of-life care
  • Providing community resources for health care or other support
  • Assessing in-home environmental safety for physical or mental impairment
  • Recommending healthcare and behavioral health experts for medical assessments

Edgewood Care Management is affordable. Rates are competitive but currently are not covered by private insurance or Medicare. Contact Edgewood at 978-725-3300 to learn more about rates and services.

Edgewood’s unique take on Assisted Living helps you stay where you want to be.

At Edgewood, our goal is to keep members in their homes as long as they choose and as long as they are safe. Our experience is that members who have made friends, enjoy the programs they attend and like dining in our restaurants do not want to make another move if home health or nursing home services are needed. We don’t believe in forcing anyone through the continuum of care. That’s why we offer a unique take on Assisted Living that we call Lifestyle Assistance.

With Lifestyle Assistance, we can provide the assistance you need to stay safe in your Independent Living cottage or apartment. Services include but are not limited to:

  • Home health care
  • Sick and wellness checks
  • Overnight assistance
  • Medication reminders and management
  • Nursing and case management
  • Assistance with showering and bathing
  • In-home tasks such as laundry, changing bed linens, meal preparation, pet care and home organization
  • Transportation escorts

Edgewood Lifestyle Assistance can provide help for as few as 30 minutes or as long as needed. Call us at 978-494-6876 to learn more.

“My mother has been a resident at Edgewood since May 2012. The staff as a whole, not just the resident services staff, nurses, aides and drivers who interact with her directly, are part of her support system; I feel like the staff is an extension of our family.”
— Sue Lilly, resident family member

AWARD-WINNING CARE

The Meadows Health Center — setting new standards in quality of care

“I’m Still Here” Center of Excellence
Edgewood was the first retirement community in the nation to receive the Hearthstone Foundation’s I’m Still Here™ Center of Excellence certification. Every member of the Edgewood staff receives Hearthstone training to learn the latest techniques in caring for people with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia or memory impairment.
Center of Excellence
 
To date, Edgewood is one of only 10 Hearthstone-certified Centers of Excellence in the U.S. and the only one in New England.

To learn more about Edgewood and our award-winning senior health services in North Andover, MA, please fill out the request form.

Skilled Nursing — Personalized care with respect and kindness.
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Rehabilitation — Get back to the life you love faster.
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Respite Care — Sometimes everyone deserves a little break.
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Adult Day Care — Discover the fun and care of the Edgewood Social Club.
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Hospice Care — Comfort, compassion and quality of life.
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