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Costs

BEATRICE, NEBRASKA

Monthly rates are determined by suite size and include all residential services, amenities and basic wellness services. Prior to moving in, individuals are professionally assessed to determine if any additional care is needed to live safely and with dignity at The Kensington.

Base Rates

Base Rates includes all amenities and residential services such as 24-hour security and on-site care staff, daily meals, weekly housekeeping and laundry, transportation, maintenance, cable TV and utilities, plus our extensive activity program. In addition, residents on the Independent plan receive basic wellness services. These include nurse consultations, vital sign checks, help with scheduling appointments, daily monitoring, and simple medication management or personal assistance.

Base rates start as low as $2,795 per month for a companion suite, the equivalent of $92/day. Private rooms start at $3,195 monthly ($105/day). We have six different room types available at The Kensington in Beatrice, from companion studios to deluxe one-bedroom.

Levels of Care

Additional health and personal care services such as medication administration, bathing or dressing assistance and more are also available as needed to residents who require such services. For those in need of care, an assessment is performed by our in-house nurse, in conjunction with your private physician if you wish. Each service required is assigned a point value, which is based on the time and expertise required to provide the service. Up to 49 points of care services are included at Level 1 and are provided at no additional charge. The monthly charge for Level 2 is $525 and care levels go up through Level 8. 

Upon move-in, regular follow-up assessments are used to update the service plan, which ensures residents are getting appropriate care at all times. For more information, please speak to the staff at The Kensington.

Other Cost Considerations 

As a licensed assisted living residents, The Kensington qualifies for most long-term care insurance benefits. In addition, some residents may be eligible for assistance through the State of Nebraska Medicaid Waiver program. Veterans benefits are also accepted. 
 

A one time community fee of $750 is required upon move-in.

A second occupant that requires no care is 50% of the monthly room charge.

There are no contracts or long-term investment required at The Kensington.

 

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Short-Term Stays

A temporary or respite stay at The Kensington is based on availability.

A short stay may be a necessary bridge between a hospital or rehab stay and a transition back to home, or can be a good way to try out a home at The Kensington before making a long-term commitment. 

Short term stays include a furnished suite plus all residential services and amenities. Health care services are available for an additional cost.

 Please contact us for more details!