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1 Kamani St, Pahala, HI
- Skilled Nursing Facility
- Nursing Home
- Assisted Living
- Medicare Yes
- Medicaid Yes
- Veteran's Benefits No
- Long Term Care Insurance No
- Subsidy Available No
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Description of Kau Hospital in Pahala, HI
Number of Beds : 16
Kau Hospital, located in Pahala, Hawaii provides the following services: Micro-Community, Skilled Nursing Facility, Nursing Home, and Assisted Living. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Kau Hospital has an average user review rating of 5 stars. Note that there are no hospitals within a 10 miles distance. The zipcode (96777) in Hawaii, where Kau Hospital is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Kau Hospital can be found here.
Kau Hospital 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, Kau Hospital 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, Kau Hospital is a Micro community, which means it is a smaller senior community. Some people prefer it for its smaller less institutional setting.
Also, Kau Hospital 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 Pahala, HI, 96777
Cost Of Living
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Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
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