- Merrill Gardens at Northgate
11501 15th Avenue Northeast, Seattle, WA, 98125
Community InformationMerrill Gardens at Northgate is an assisted living facility in Seattle, WA. Merrill Gardens at Northgate offers activities at their location for residents. These activities generally allow residents to maintain healthy lifestyles by encouraging movement and socializing with their peers.
Being able to chat with other residents becomes an important part of many peoples' lives and Merrill Gardens at Northgate offers common spaces indoors to support that need. The benefit of living in an assisted living community is that making meals can be costly and time consuming process so Merrill Gardens at Northgate provides meals for residents.
Staff is awake and available 24 hours a day so if any emergencies occur no matter the time, there will be someone ready to help. Making sure residents with diabetes monitor their insulin levels is clearly an important task and Merrill Gardens at Northgate can help with that task. Merrill Gardens at Northgate is operated by Brookdale.
Unique Features* Friendly, homey, comfortable,
* Uniquely spacious apartments
* All apartments have decks or patios
* Close to shopping, restaurants and medical services
* Anytime dinning
* Gardening available
* Pets allowed
The minimum age that a resident may be is 62 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseVisiting PodiatristVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 42% Medium Care 42% Heavy Care 14%
Merrill Gardens at Northgate prefers that residents need: medium care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
The community can help residents monitor their blood sugar but cannot give insulin injections.
Memory Care Offered
This community's memory care section can accept residents with major behavior issues.
This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence. This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community can provide a 1 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
This community is provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary TransportationTransportation at CostProperty Convenient to Busline
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersFull TubsHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Additional info: N/A
Average Room Pricing at Merrill Gardens at Northgate
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $2,000 - $2,500 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $2,700 - $3,300 Monthly Semi-Private 2 BedroomsDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Estimated Fees at Merrill Gardens at Northgate
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $2,300 - $2,800 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $1,800 - $2,200 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $1,200 - $1,500 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $400 - $500 Monthly 2nd Person Fee Averages $500 - $700 MonthlyDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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November '16 reviewreviewed on: 11/28/2016 by letarosetree
I'm 77; when I moved here, I didn't expect much different from two other retirement/assisted places. Here it's an old, very clean building, one elevator for four floors. Many people seem to have... Read the full review.
Second choice at present.reviewed on: 12/24/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
Second choice at present.
3.5 Caring staff; consistently inconsistent food.reviewed on: 05/14/2020 by anonymous
Clean, common areas are well maintained. Large easily accessible TV room, but chairs are huge, and too low to get out of easily, Biggest complaint is food. The Quality is consistently... Read the full review.
The Atmospherereviewed on: 07/21/2017 by Anonymous
The person who showed us around, she was fantastic and a wonderful representative. However the community had had an old person smell and a depressing feeling. It was more like an institutional... Read the full review.
Mixed bag.reviewed on: 10/22/2016 by hammondjimone
My impression is that they are adequate. The food service is good to very good. The restaurant style service is appealing and my sister praised it. Some of their follow-through is deficient. They... Read the full review.