The Marshes At Skidaway

(866) 605-1228

95 Skidaway Island Park Rd Ofc, Savannah, GA

The Marshes At Skidaway
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95 SKIDAWAY ISLAND PARK RD OFC
SAVANNAH
GA
31411
USA
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95 Skidaway Island Park Rd Ofc
Savannah, GA
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: The Marshes at Skidaway is a small, not for profit, nursing home with 15 beds based in Savannah, GA. At last check, the facility had 24 residents indicating that it is 160% occupied which is more than average within the state of Georgia. The provider accepts only medicare, and provides resident and family counseling services.
This nursing home and assisted living facility, is located in a continuing care retirement community (CCRC). As of November 2012, the medicare rating for The Marshes At Skidaway, was 4 stars, which is a better rating than 86% of nursing homes in Georgia. Important to note that this facility has recently detriorated and has gone from 5 stars to 4 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for The Marshes At Skidaway with other senior care providers in Georgia. 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 higher than average; The number of licensed practical (LPN) or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is higher than average. The most recent health inspection was on 05/10/2012.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here

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Description of The Marshes At Skidaway in Savannah, GA

Built In 2006 , Number of Beds : 28

The Marshes At Skidaway, located in Savannah, Georgia provides the following services: Nursing Home, Assisted Living, Continued Care Community, Senior Community, Micro-Community: Personal Care Home, Short Term Care: Respite, Alzheimer's Care, and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare. The Marshes At Skidaway has received 4 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 4 stars. The Marshes At Skidaway has a very good hospital, Candler Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 91 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The The Marshes At Skidaway's nearest hospital is 6 miles away. The zipcode (31411) in Georgia, where The Marshes At Skidaway is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for The Marshes At Skidaway can be found here.

The Marshes at Skidaway 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, The Marshes at Skidaway is an assisted living facility. Assisted living facilities are an apartment-style habitat designed to focus on providing assistance with daily living activities. They provide a higher level of service for the elderly which can include preparing meals, housekeeping, medication assistance, laundry, and also do regular check-in's on the residents. Basically, they are designed to bridge the gap between independent living and nursing home facilities. When thinking about how to pay for care, assisted living facilities are generally less expensive than nursing homes, if assisted living is a viable option for your loved one.

Also, The Marshes at Skidaway is a Senior Community. Senior communities are for seniors who can take care of themselves. It is often a set of apartments in a variety of sizes from studios to large two bedrooms, where seniors live independently, but may receive additional services like transportation, pools, a convenience store, bank, barber/beauty shop, resident laundry, housekeeping, and security, are all services and amenities that may be provided there.

Also, The Marshes at Skidaway is a Micro community, which means it is a smaller senior community. It is a Personal Care Home. Some people prefer it for its smaller less institutional setting.

Also, The Marshes at Skidaway facility provides Alzheimer's care. This means it has special safeguards for wandering seniors, and caregivers are trained in handling dementia behaviors.

Also, The Marshes at Skidaway 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.

Amenities

Parking & Transportation

  • Transportation Provided by Facility
  • Resident Parking
  • Guest Parking
  • Community Services

  • Activity Director
  • Beautician/Barber
  • Clubhouse/Meeting Rooms
  • Computer/Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Designated Family Visiting Area
  • Garden
  • Guest Dining
  • Guest Lodging
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Room(s)
  • Laundry Service
  • Library
  • Maintenance Director
  • Sauna/Whirlpool
  • Swimming Pool
  • Storage
  • TV/Media Room
  • Fitness Center/Gym
  • Dining Options

  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Snack
  • Restaurant Style
  • Family Style
  • Room Service as Needed
  • Security

  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • 24 Hour Up and Awake Staff
  • 24 Hour Controlled Access
  • Door Alarms (for exit seekers)
  • Emergency In-Room Call System
  • Gated Community
  • Security Staff on Premises
  • Personal Assistance

  • Foot Care
  • Activities of Daily Living (bathing, grooming, dressing, eating, etc.)
  • Catheter Management
  • Sitting, Standing, Walking
  • Toileting
  • Medication Management
  • Behavioral Support

  • Does Not Sleep Through the Night
  • Becomes Disoriented (e.g. Sundown Syndrome)
  • Seeks exit or Tries to Leave
  • Wanders
  • Needs Prompting for Their Personal Care
  • Special Health Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Breathing Support with Oxygen
  • Cancer
  • Colostomy or Urostomy
  • Depression
  • Stroke
  • Tendency To Fall
  • Diabetic Diet
  • Oral Medication
  • Insulin Injection Self-Administered
  • Insulin Injection Staff-Administered
  • On-Site Therapy

  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Memory Care Services

  • Family Members Able to Join at Mealtime
  • Family Members Able to Participate in Care Plan
  • Specialty Trained Staff
  • Safe Wandering Areas
  • Regular Assessments by Interdisciplinary Staff
  • Environment That is Easy to Navigate
  • Daily Planned Recreational and Social Activities
  • Activities Tailored to Residents’ Abilities
  • Dementia Stage 1
  • Dementia Stage 2
  • Dementia Stage 3
  • Dementia Stage 4
  • Dementia Stage 5
  • Dementia Stage 6
  • Dementia Stage 7
  • For more information about The Marshes At Skidaway call (866) 605-1228 to speak with a local Care Advisor


    Demographic Profile for Savannah, GA,31411

    Annual Crime
    31411 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 3 4
    Property Crimes 3 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 24%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 77 / 100
    Water Quality 47 / 100
    Superfund Sites 95 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 307
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 41% Above
    Cost of Food 10% Below
    Utilities 14% Below
    Miscellaneous 5% Below
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 24.87%
    People
    Male Population 47.75%
    Female Population 52.25%
    Median Age 62.1 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $110,337
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Savannah GA
    Percent Religious 44.13%
    Baptist 15.27%
    Catholic 10.77%
    Methodist 5.07%
    Other Christian 4.81%
    Pentecostal 2.06%
    All Other 6.14%
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Savannah GA
    White  97%
    Asian  1.4%
    Hispanic/Latino  0.8%
    Black  0.5%
    Multiracial  0.4%

    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

    Candler Hospital

    5353 Reynolds Street
    Savannah GA 31412
    Distance: 6 miles
    Tel: 912-819-6000
    Average Rating: 91%

    St Joseph's Hospital Savannah

    11705 Mercy Boulevard
    Savannah GA 31419
    Distance: 6 miles
    Tel: 912-819-4100
    Average Rating: 92%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    K Mart Corp

    33 W Montgomery Cross Rd
    Distance: 4.1 miles
    (912) 927-1448

    The Kroger Co

    7 Diamond Cswy
    Distance: 4.1 miles
    (912) 353-4351

    The Kroger Co

    318 Mall Blvd
    Distance: 4.1 miles
    (912) 354-7431
    Nearby Churches

    Messiah Lutheran Church-Elca

    1 Westridge Rd
    Savannah, GA
    Distance: 0.4 miles

    St Peters Episcopal Church

    3 Westridge Rd
    Savannah, GA
    Distance: 0.4 miles

    Skidaway Island Methodist Chr

    54 Diamond Cswy
    Savannah, GA
    Distance: 0.4 miles
    Nearby Parks

    Skidaway Island State Park

    Savannah, GA
    Distance: 0.3 miles

    Rodney J. Hall Boat Ramp

    25 Diamond Causeway
    , GA
    Distance: 0.9 miles

    Tidewater Square

    Tidewater Way
    Savannah, GA
    Distance: 1.2 miles
    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Assisted Living
  • Continued Care Community
  • Senior Community
  • Micro-Community: Personal Care Home
  • Short Term Care: Respite
  • Alzheimer's Care
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Payment Options

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