St. Francis Care Center At Brackenville

(866) 871-8551

100 Saint Claire Dr, Hockessin, DE

Services

  • 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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100 SAINT CLAIRE DR
HOCKESSIN
DE
19707
USA
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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

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.

Security
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Demographic Profile for Hockessin, DE, 19707

People

Male Population
48.69%
Female Population
51.31%
Median Age
44.1 Years
Average Household Income
$118,136

Cost Of Living
Compared to the National Average

Overall
40% Above
Cost of Food
11% Above
Utilities
15% Above
Miscellaneous
4% Above

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

Annual Crime

Violent Crimes
3
Property Crimes
2