Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home At Rifle

(866) 870-8999

851 E 5 Th St, Rifle, CO

Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility

Payment Options

  • Medicare Yes
  • Medicaid Yes
  • Veteran's Benefits No
  • Long Term Care Insurance No
  • Subsidy Available No
Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home At Rifle
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851 E 5TH ST
RIFLE
CO
81650
USA
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User Reviews

11/21/2012  -  An OurParents User Writes:

Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home at Rifle is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 89 beds based in Rifle, CO. At last check, the facility had 64 residents indicating that it is 72% occupied which is about average within the state of Colorado. 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 Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home At Rifle, was 3 stars, which is a better rating than 54% of nursing homes in Colorado. Important to note that this facility has recently detriorated and has gone from 4 stars to 3 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home At Rifle with other senior care providers in Colorado. 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 about average. The most recent health inspection was on 03/01/2012.
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Description of Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home At Rifle in Rifle, CO

Number of Beds : 89

Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home At Rifle, located in Rifle, Colorado provides the following services: Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home At Rifle has received 4 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 3 stars. Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home At Rifle has an average hospital, Grand River Medical Center, located nearby, which scored a 74 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home At Rifle's nearest hospital is 1 miles away. The zipcode (81650) in Colorado, where Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home At Rifle is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home At Rifle can be found here.

Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home at Rifle 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, Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home at Rifle 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 Rifle, CO, 81650

People

Male Population
51.71%
Female Population
48.29%
Median Age
32.6 Years
Average Household Income
$57,208

Cost Of Living
Compared to the National Average

Overall
18% Above
Cost of Food
16% Above
Utilities
11% Below
Miscellaneous
8% Above

Environment
Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better

Air Quality
88 / 100
Water Quality
100 / 100
Superfund Sites
100 / 100
Physicians per 100k
164

Annual Crime

Violent Crimes
3
Property Crimes
3