Ketchikan General Hosp Ltc

(866) 309-0069

3100 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan, AK

Ketchikan General Hosp Ltc
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3100 TONGASS AVE
KETCHIKAN
AK
99901
USA
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3100 Tongass Ave
Ketchikan, AK
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Ketchikan General Hosp Ltc is an average sized, not for profit, nursing home with 29 beds based in Ketchikan, AK. At last check, the facility had 16 residents indicating that it is 55% occupied which is less than average within the state of Alaska. The provider accepts both medicare and medicaid programs, and provides resident and family counseling services.
This nursing home is located in a hospital. As of November 2012, the medicare rating for Ketchikan General Hosp Ltc, was 5 stars. Only 40% of nursing homes have 5 stars in Alaska.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Ketchikan General Hosp Ltc with other senior care providers in Alaska. When compare to the state averages for staffing, the number of registered nurse (RN) hours per resident per day is higher than average; Certified nursing assistant (CNA) hours per resident per day is higher than average; The number of licensed practical (LPN) or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is higher than average. The most recent health inspection was on 05/10/2012.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here

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Description of Ketchikan General Hosp Ltc in Ketchikan, AK

Number of Beds : 29

Ketchikan General Hosp Ltc, located in Ketchikan, Alaska provides the following services: Skilled Nursing Facility and Nursing Home. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Ketchikan General Hosp Ltc has received 5 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 5 stars. Ketchikan General Hosp Ltc has an average hospital, Ketchikan General Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 80 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Ketchikan General Hosp Ltc's nearest hospital is 0 miles away. The zipcode (99901) in Alaska, where Ketchikan General Hosp Ltc is located, has a below average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Ketchikan General Hosp Ltc can be found here.

Ketchikan General Hosp Ltc 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.

Also, Ketchikan General Hosp Ltc is a skilled nursing facility (SNF). It is primarily engaged in providing skilled nursing care and related services for residents who require medical or nursing care; or rehabilitation services for the rehabilitation of injured, disabled, or sick persons.

Skilled nursing facilities cater to patients who either need short-term rehab while recovering from surgery; or require long-term nursing and medical supervision. Skilled Nursing facilities are very often associated with area hospitals.

Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.

Amenities

Security

  • Fire Sprinkler System
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    Demographic Profile for Ketchikan, AK,99901

    Annual Crime
    99901 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 3 4
    Property Crimes 7 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 62%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 98 / 100
    Water Quality 30 / 100
    Superfund Sites 88 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 244.3
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 26% Above
    Cost of Food 35% Above
    Utilities 31% Above
    Miscellaneous 18% Above
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 5.88%
    People
    Male Population 51.20%
    Female Population 48.80%
    Median Age 39.4 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $63,425
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Ketchikan AK
    Percent Religious 32.40%
    Other Christian 9.21%
    Catholic 9.12%
    Pentecostal 4.72%
    LDS 2.89%
    Lutheran 2.58%
    All Other 3.87%
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Ketchikan AK
    White  72.9%
    Native American  15%
    Multiracial  4.9%
    Asian  4.2%
    Hispanic/Latino  2.6%
    Black  0.5%
    Hawaiian/Pacific Islander  0.1%
    Other  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.

    Nearby Hospitals

    Ketchikan General Hospital

    3100 Tongass Avenue
    Ketchikan AK 99901
    Distance: 0 miles
    Tel: 907-225-5171
    Average Rating: 80%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Carr Gottstein Foods Compamy

    2417 Tongass Ave
    Distance: 1.5 miles
    (907) 228-1960

    Wal Mart Stores Inc

    4230 Don King Rd
    Distance: 1.5 miles
    (907) 247-2183

    Island Pharmacy Inc

    3526 Tongass Ave
    Distance: 1.5 miles
    (907) 225-6186
    Nearby Churches

    Church Of Christ

    3149 Tongass Ave
    Ketchikan, AK
    Distance: 0.1 miles
    (907) 225-4475

    Church Of Jesus Christ Of Lds

    2900 5th Ave
    Ketchikan, AK
    Distance: 0.2 miles
    (907) 225-3291

    Calvary Bible Church

    334 Carlanna Lake Rd
    Ketchikan, AK
    Distance: 0.2 miles
    (907) 225-4776
    Services

  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Nursing Home
  • Payment Options

  • Medicare Yes
  • Medicaid Yes
  • Veteran's Benefits No
  • Long Term Care Insurance No
  • Subsidy Available No