St. Francis Care Center at Brackenville

(866) 653-9337

100 Saint Claire Dr, HOCKESSIN, DE


  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility

Payment Options

  • Medicare Yes
  • Medicaid Yes
  • Veteran's Benefits No
  • Long Term Care Insurance No
  • Subsidy Available No
St. Francis Care Center at Brackenville
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User Reviews

07/25/2013  -  An OurParents User 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.

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

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Demographic Profile for HOCKESSIN, DE, 19707


Male Population
Female Population
Median Age
44.1 Years
Average Household Income

Cost Of Living
Compared to the National Average

40% Above
Cost of Food
11% Above
15% Above
4% Above

Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better

Air Quality
9.8 / 100
Water Quality
12 / 100
Superfund Sites
10 / 100
Physicians per 100k

Annual Crime

Violent Crimes
Property Crimes