Plum Tree Care Center

(855) 638-4685

2580 Samaritan Dr, San Jose, CA

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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Plum Tree Care Center is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 76 beds based in San Jose, CA. At last check, the facility had 58 residents indicating that it is 76% occupied which is about average within the state of California. The provider accepts only medicare, 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 Plum Tree Care Center, was 4 stars, which is a better rating than 81% of nursing homes in California.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Plum Tree Care 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 higher than 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 03/09/2012.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here


07/05/2012 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: My mother has received excellent care. The staff has been very helpful.


10/24/2011 An OurParents User Writes: My friend had her house key stolen while she was at the Plum Tree. Her house was entered and burglarized. The key was noticeably returned to her purse a few days later.
The result--identity theft and ongoing problems from charges on stolen credit cards--has been a nightmare for her--and still goes on.


Description of Plum Tree Care Center in San Jose, CA

Number of Beds : 76

Plum Tree Care Center, located in San Jose, California provides the following services: Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare. Plum Tree Care Center has received 5 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 3 stars. Plum Tree Care Center has a very good hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 89 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Plum Tree Care Center's nearest hospital is 0 miles away. The zipcode (95124) in California, where Plum Tree 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 Plum Tree Care Center can be found here.

Plum Tree 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.

Also, Plum Tree Care Center 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.



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    Demographic Profile for San Jose, CA,95124

    Annual Crime
    95124 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 3 4
    Property Crimes 2 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 15%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 11.8 / 100
    Water Quality 40 / 100
    Superfund Sites 10 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 263.9
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 82% Above
    Cost of Food 31% Above
    Utilities 21% Above
    Miscellaneous 15% Above
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 12.53%
    Male Population 50.22%
    Female Population 49.78%
    Median Age 40.1 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $93,412
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in San Jose CA
    Percent Religious 42.24%
    Catholic 29.42%
    Jewish 2.58%
    Other Christian 2.45%
    All Other 7.79%
    Breakdown of ethnicities in San Jose CA
    White  72.9%
    Hispanic/Latino  12.7%
    Asian  8.7%
    Multiracial  3.4%
    Black  1.6%
    Other  0.2%
    Hawaiian/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

    Good Samaritan Hospital

    2425 Samaritan Drive
    San Jose CA 95124
    Distance: 0 miles
    Tel: 408-559-2011
    Average Rating: 89%

    Community Hospital Of Los Gatos

    815 Pollard Road
    Los Gatos CA 95032
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 408-378-6131
    Average Rating:

    Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

    751 South Bascom Avenue
    San Jose CA 95128
    Distance: 4 miles
    Tel: 408-885-5000
    Average Rating: 82%

    O'connor Hospital

    2105 Forest Avenue
    San Jose CA 95128
    Distance: 5 miles
    Tel: 408-947-2500
    Average Rating: 94%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Longs Drug Stores California Llc

    1496 Pollard Rd
    Distance: 1.5 miles
    (408) 376-3554

    Longs Drug Stores California Llc

    750 Blossom Hill Rd
    Distance: 1.5 miles
    (408) 356-3464

    Safeway Inc

    15543 Union Ave
    Distance: 1.5 miles
    (408) 559-5752
    Nearby Churches

    Holy Cross Lutheran Mo Synod

    15885 Los Gatos Almaden Rd
    Los Gatos, CA
    Distance: 0.7 miles

    St Frances Cabrini Parish

    15333 Woodard Rd
    San Jose, CA
    Distance: 0.9 miles

    St Edwards Episcopal Church

    15040 Union Ave
    San Jose, CA
    Distance: 1.1 miles
    Nearby Parks

    Houge Park

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    Distance: 0.5 miles

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    Distance: 0.7 miles

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    San Jose, CA
    Distance: 0.9 miles

  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Payment Options

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