St. Francis Care Center At Brackenville

(888) 908-1258

100 Saint Claire Dr, Hockessin, DE

St. Francis Care Center At Brackenville
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100 SAINT CLAIRE DR
HOCKESSIN
DE
19707
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100 Saint Claire Dr
Hockessin, DE
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07/25/2013 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: My 87 year old mother received physical therapy for a two week period. The nursing care was attentive and friendly. Everyone we met at the facility were helpful and pleasant. My mother was extremely pleased with the care and the food was above average.

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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: St. Francis Care Center at Brackenville is an average sized, not for profit, nursing home with 104 beds based in Hockessin, DE. At last check, the facility had 79 residents indicating that it is 76% occupied which is about average within the state of Delaware. The provider accepts both medicare and medicaid programs, and provides resident and family 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 St. Francis Care Center At Brackenville, was 2 stars, which is a lower rating than 74% of nursing homes in Delaware. Please note, that this nursing home has been designated a "Special Focus Facility" due to a variety of problems. It has been designated as such since 11/20/2012.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for St. Francis Care Center At Brackenville with other senior care providers in Delaware. 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 11/07/2011.
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Description of St. Francis Care Center At Brackenville in Hockessin, DE

Number of Beds : 104

St. Francis Care Center At Brackenville, located in Hockessin, Delaware provides the following services: Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. St. Francis Care Center At Brackenville has received 2 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 4 stars. St. Francis Care Center At Brackenville has a very good hospital, Wilmington Va Medical Center, located nearby, which scored a 94 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The St. Francis Care Center At Brackenville's nearest hospital is 6 miles away. The zipcode (19707) in Delaware, where St. Francis Care Center At Brackenville is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for St. Francis Care Center At Brackenville can be found here.

St. Francis Care Center at Brackenville 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, St. Francis Care Center at Brackenville 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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  • Fire Sprinkler System
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    Demographic Profile for Hockessin, DE,19707

    Annual Crime
    19707 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 3 4
    Property Crimes 2 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 26%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 9.8 / 100
    Water Quality 12 / 100
    Superfund Sites 10 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 245.7
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 40% Above
    Cost of Food 11% Above
    Utilities 15% Above
    Miscellaneous 4% Above
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 27.23%
    People
    Male Population 48.69%
    Female Population 51.31%
    Median Age 44.1 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $118,136
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Hockessin DE
    Percent Religious 41.73%
    Catholic 24.83%
    Methodist 4.15%
    Other Christian 2.53%
    Presbyterian 2.27%
    Jewish 2.00%
    All Other 5.96%
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Hockessin DE
    White  87.8%
    Asian  6.9%
    Black  2.5%
    Hispanic/Latino  1.9%
    Multiracial  0.7%
    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

    Wilmington Va Medical Center

    1601 Kirkwood Highway
    Wilmington DE 19805
    Distance: 6 miles
    Tel: 302-994-2511
    Average Rating: 94%

    Christiana Hospital

    4755 Ogletown Stanton Road
    Newark DE 19718
    Distance: 7 miles
    Tel: 302-733-1000
    Average Rating: 92%

    St Francis Hospital

    7 Th And Clayton Sts
    Wilmington DE 19805
    Distance: 7 miles
    Tel: 302-421-4100
    Average Rating: 90%
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    Distance: 0.6 miles
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    Walgreen Co

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    (302) 234-5710
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    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Payment Options

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