Balboa Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

(877) 525-5410

3520 4 Th Ave, San Diego, CA

Balboa Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
3520 4 Th Ave
San Diego
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San Diego, CA
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Balboa Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is a large, for profit, nursing home with 194 beds based in San Diego, CA. At last check, the facility had 164 residents indicating that it is 85% occupied which is about average within the state of California. The provider accepts both medicare and medicaid programs, and provides resident 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 Balboa Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, was 5 stars. Only 18% of nursing homes have 5 stars in California. Important to note that this facility has recently improved and has gone from 3 stars to 5 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Balboa Nursing & Rehabilitation Center with other senior care providers in California. 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 about average. The most recent health inspection was on 07/13/2012.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here


12/14/2011 An Current/Past Resident Writes: Nice place..


05/08/2010 An OurParents User Writes: The 5 star on this location is simply inaccurate. My family member did not have a stay that was 5 star.


Description of Balboa Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in San Diego, CA

Number of Beds : 194

Balboa Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, located in San Diego, California provides the following services: Nursing Home and Short Term Care: Rehabilitation. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Balboa Nursing & Rehabilitation Center has received 5 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 3 stars. Balboa Nursing & Rehabilitation Center has a very good hospital, Scripps Mercy Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 86 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Balboa Nursing & Rehabilitation Center's nearest hospital is 1 miles away. The zipcode (00000) in California, where Balboa Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Balboa Nursing & Rehabilitation Center can be found here.

Balboa Nursing & Rehabilitation 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.


On-Site Therapy

  • Audiology
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • For more information about Balboa Nursing & Rehabilitation Center call (877) 525-5410 to speak with a local Care Advisor

    Demographic Profile for San Diego, CA,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
    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
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree
    Male Population
    Female Population
    Median Age Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income
    Population Change
    Breakdown of ethnicities in San Diego CA
    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 Hospitals

    Scripps Mercy Hospital

    4077 5 Th Ave
    San Diego CA 92103
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 619-294-8111
    Average Rating: 86%

    Univ Of California San Diego Med Ctr

    200 West Arbor Drive
    San Diego CA 92103
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 619-543-6737
    Average Rating: 91%

    Sharp Coronado Hospital And Hlthcr Ctr

    250 Prospect Place
    Coronado CA 92118
    Distance: 3 miles
    Tel: 619-435-6251
    Average Rating: 88%

    Sharp Mary Birch Hospital For Women And Newborns

    3003 Health Center Drive
    San Diego CA 92123
    Distance: 4 miles
    Tel: 858-541-3017
    Average Rating:
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  • Nursing Home
  • Short Term Care: Rehabilitation
  • Payment Options

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