Petersburg Medical Center Ltc

(866) 605-1228

Po Box 589, Petersburg, AK

Petersburg Medical Center Ltc
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PO BOX 589
PETERSBURG
AK
00000
USA
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Po Box 589
Petersburg, AK
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: This provider is a in home care provider in Petersburg, AK. The provider accepts medicare.
This care provider has rated as 5 stars, based on number of patients who have shown health improvements, when comparing various criteria. It has a better rating than 90% of in home care providers in the state of AK.

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Description of Petersburg Medical Center Ltc in Petersburg, AK

Number of Beds : 15

Petersburg Medical Center Ltc, located in Petersburg, Alaska provides the following services: Continued Care Community, Senior Community, Micro-Community, Senior Center, Skilled Nursing Facility, Nursing Home, and Assisted Living. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Petersburg Medical Center Ltc has received 3 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 5 stars. Note that there are no hospitals within a 10 miles distance. The zipcode (00000) in Alaska, where Petersburg Medical Center Ltc is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Petersburg Medical Center Ltc can be found here.

Petersburg Medical Center 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, Petersburg Medical Center Ltc is an assisted living facility. Assisted living facilities are an apartment-style habitat designed to focus on providing assistance with daily living activities. They provide a higher level of service for the elderly which can include preparing meals, housekeeping, medication assistance, laundry, and also do regular check-in's on the residents. Basically, they are designed to bridge the gap between independent living and nursing home facilities. When thinking about how to pay for care, assisted living facilities are generally less expensive than nursing homes, if assisted living is a viable option for your loved one.

Also, Petersburg Medical Center Ltc is a Senior Community. Senior communities are for seniors who can take care of themselves. It is often a set of apartments in a variety of sizes from studios to large two bedrooms, where seniors live independently, but may receive additional services like transportation, pools, a convenience store, bank, barber/beauty shop, resident laundry, housekeeping, and security, are all services and amenities that may be provided there.

Also, Petersburg Medical Center Ltc is a Micro community, which means it is a smaller senior community. Some people prefer it for its smaller less institutional setting.

Also, Petersburg Medical Center Ltc is a Senior Center. Senior centers are often lively places that bring together older adults who want to be engaged in their communities and with their peers. Senior centers provide the services older adults need to be healthy, happy and as independent as they can be. More than 10 million Americans take part in activities through the 15,000 senior centers around the country. Senior centers offer a wide range of services and activities for older adults. At most senior centers, you can have a meal, make friends, get fit, take a class, be creative, get a ride, get help, have fun, help out and more.

Senior Centers play a vital role. They help create and environment that encourages a senior to interact with others, get out of the house on a regular basis, and enjoy themselves. They can be an important element of a healthy aging-in-place strategy for an aging loved one. To find the exact services, hours of operation, and qualifications, please contact the center directly.

Also, Petersburg Medical Center 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.

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For more information about Petersburg Medical Center Ltc call (866) 605-1228 to speak with a local Care Advisor


Demographic Profile for Petersburg, AK,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 Petersburg AK
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.

Nearby Drug Stores

Petersburg Rexall Drug Inc

215 W Nordic Dr
Distance: 0.7 miles
(907) 772-3265
Services

  • Continued Care Community
  • Senior Community
  • Micro-Community
  • Senior Center
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Nursing Home
  • Assisted Living
  • Payment Options

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