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Whitesburg Gardens Health Care Center
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Address:
105 Teakwood Dr Sw
Huntsville, AL
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105 TEAKWOOD DR SW
HUNTSVILLE
AL
00000
USA
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User Reviews

09/20/2014 An Interested Visitor Writes: This appears to be one of the worst facilities in Alabama. Staff is very uncommunicative with family of residents. Meals do not seem to be very nutritious, i.e. grilled cheese sandwich with tomato soup, cheeseburgers, etc. I feel that more nutritious meals should be provided. After reading other reviews, both by users and other ratings, I am really sorry my mother is there.


08/09/2014 An Interested Visitor Writes: My mother was a resident of this place for a couple of years. The overall care she got was lousy. It was very hard to get a doctor to see her and most of the CNAs could care less about looking after a patients needs.The nursing staff was just to-do and there were too few of them. My mother died there and I wish now I had let her live at my house even though it would have been difficult and miles away from the hospital.

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    07/01/2014 An Interested Visitor Writes: Have a parent at this facility , this place is the worst place , staff has attitude , they don't give the patients there medicine on time . She had a doctors appointment and they were supposed to use services to get her there and they never called . Don't use this place for any reason


    02/26/2013 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: My mother was a patient at Whitesburg Gardens. She was able to regain her strength and walk again. They were very attentive to her needs and care. We would highly recommend Whitesburg Gardens for your friends or family if they need physical therapy or just to regain their strength. The quality of service meet and exceeded our expectations.


    11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Whitesburg Gardens Health Care Center is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 159 beds based in Huntsville, AL. At last check, the facility had 133 residents indicating that it is 84% occupied which is about average within the state of Alabama. The provider accepts both medicare and medicaid programs, and provides resident and family counseling services.
    This nursing home is not located in a hospital or a continuing care retirement community (CCRC). As of November 2012, the medicare rating for Whitesburg Gardens Health Care Center, was 2 stars, which is a lower rating than 68% of nursing homes in Alabama. Important to note that this facility has recently improved and has gone from 1 stars to 2 stars.
    We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Whitesburg Gardens Health Care Center with other senior care providers in Alabama. When compare to the state averages for staffing, the number of registered nurse (RN) hours per resident per day is about average; Certified nursing assistant (CNA) hours per resident per day is about average; The number of licensed practical (LPN) or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is lower than average. The most recent health inspection was on 04/12/2012.
    To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here


    09/24/2012 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: Amazing Service!!!


    Response: To whom it may concern,
    I Brian Carter, am a C.N.A. from Drake State Tech. College, currently looking for an employment oppurtunity. I have some experience and would greatly appreciate the chance to provide percise and effective healthcare for your facility. please feel free to email me. Thank You in advance.

    Brian Carter
    email: brikc21@Yahoo.com


    Description of Whitesburg Gardens Health Care Center in Huntsville, AL

    Number of Beds : 159

    Whitesburg Gardens Health Care Center, located in Huntsville, Alabama provides the following services: Nursing Home. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Whitesburg Gardens Health Care Center has received 2 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 2 stars. Whitesburg Gardens Health Care Center has a very good hospital, Crestwood Medical Center, located nearby, which scored a 97 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Whitesburg Gardens Health Care Center's nearest hospital is 0 miles away. The zipcode (00000) in Alabama, where Whitesburg Gardens Health Care Center is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Whitesburg Gardens Health Care Center can be found here.

    Whitesburg Gardens Health Care Center is a nursing home. It provides medical nursing service for seniors with serious illnesses or disabilities twenty-four hours a day, delivered by registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and certified nurse aids.

    Nursing care facilities cater to several types of patients: some patients require short-term rehab while recovering from surgery; others require long-term nursing and medical supervision. In addition, some nursing homes offer specialized care programs for Alzheimer's or other illnesses, or short-term respite care for frail or disabled persons when a family member requires a rest from providing care in the home. Please note that you can help compare nursing homes by looking at the Medicare ratings of a given facility (Medicare has a 5-star rating system for comparing nursing homes). There are various ways for paying for care in a nursing home. Make sure you know your loved one's Medicare and Medicaid eligibility, and understand how you can use tools like long term care insurance to pay for nursing home care.

    Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.

    Amenities

    Parking & Transportation

  • Guest Parking
  • Community Services

  • Activity Director
  • Beautician/Barber
  • Clubhouse/Meeting Rooms
  • Computer/Internet Access
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Service
  • Maintenance Director
  • Dining Options

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Snack
  • Restaurant Style
  • Family Style
  • Room Service as Needed
  • Ethnic Meals
  • Gluten-Free
  • Kosher Meals
  • Low Sugar
  • Low Sodium
  • Vegetarian
  • Security

  • 24 Hour Controlled Access
  • 24 Hour Up and Awake Staff
  • Door Alarms (for exit seekers)
  • Emergency In-Room Call System
  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • Personal Assistance

  • Activities of Daily Living (bathing, grooming, dressing, eating, etc.)
  • Catheter Management
  • Foot Care
  • Sitting, Standing, Walking
  • Toileting
  • Medication Management
  • Behavioral Support

  • Hits, Kicks, or Acts Physically Aggressive
  • Yells, Curses, or Acts Verbally Aggressive
  • Does Not Sleep Through the Night
  • Becomes Disoriented (e.g. Sundown Syndrome)
  • Paces or Rummages Habitually
  • Seeks exit or Tries to Leave
  • Wanders
  • Needs Prompting for Their Personal Care
  • Special Health Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Breathing Support with Oxygen
  • Broken Bones
  • Cancer
  • Colostomy or Urostomy
  • Depression
  • Emphysema or Other Lung Disease (COPD)
  • Heart Disease or Heart Failure
  • Immune Deficiency
  • Management of a Feeding Tube
  • Monitored Intake of Food and Liquids
  • Osteoporosis
  • Stroke
  • Tendency To Fall
  • Diabetic Diet
  • Oral Medication
  • Insulin Injection Self-Administered
  • Insulin Injection Staff-Administered
  • On-Site Therapy

  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Restorative Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Memory Care Services

  • Family Members Able to Join at Mealtime
  • Family Members Able to Participate in Care Plan
  • Regular Assessments by Interdisciplinary Staff
  • Daily Planned Recreational and Social Activities
  • Activities Tailored to Residents’ Abilities
  • Dementia Stage 1
  • Dementia Stage 2
  • Dementia Stage 3
  • Dementia Stage 4
  • Dementia Stage 5
  • Dementia Stage 6
  • Dementia Stage 7
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    Demographic Profile for Huntsville, AL,00000

    Annual Crime
    00000 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 4
    Property Crimes 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 0%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality / 100
    Water Quality / 100
    Superfund Sites / 100
    Physicians per 100k
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 100% Below
    Cost of Food 100% Below
    Utilities 100% Below
    Miscellaneous 100% Below
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree
    People
    Male Population
    Female Population
    Median Age Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income
    Population Change
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Huntsville AL
    White 74.5
    Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 15.1
    Black or African American 12.4
    Some other race 5.6
    Asian 4.4
    Two or more races 2.2
    American Indian and Alaska Native 0.8
    Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.1

    Please Note Zip code-level crime information is provided by U.S. Census data. OurParents ALWAYS recommends that you visit the facility and check with local law enforcement authorities, and draw your own conclusions about the safety of any given care provider and area.