Decatur Rehabilitation & Health Care Center

(855) 844-1492

136 S Dipper Ln, Decatur, IL

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Decatur, IL
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Decatur Rehabilitation & Health Care Center is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 58 beds based in Decatur, IL. At last check, the facility had 36 residents indicating that it is 62% occupied which is about average within the state of Illinois. The provider accepts only medicare, and provides resident 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 Decatur Rehabilitation & Health Care Center, was 2 stars, which is a lower rating than 62% of nursing homes in Illinois. Important to note that this facility has recently detriorated and has gone from 4 stars to 2 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Decatur Rehabilitation & Health Care Center with other senior care providers in Illinois. 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 08/15/2012.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here


Description of Decatur Rehabilitation & Health Care Center in Decatur, IL

Built In 1948 , Number of Beds : 58

Decatur Rehabilitation & Health Care Center, located in Decatur, Illinois provides the following services: Nursing Home and Short Term Care: Rehabilitation, Respite. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicaid and Veteran's Benefits. Decatur Rehabilitation & Health Care Center has received 3 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 2 stars. Decatur Rehabilitation & Health Care Center has a very good hospital, Decatur Memorial Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 96 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Decatur Rehabilitation & Health Care Center's nearest hospital is 1 miles away. The zipcode (00000) in Illinois, where Decatur Rehabilitation & Health Care Center is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Decatur Rehabilitation & Health Care Center can be found here.

Decatur Rehabilitation & Health Care Center 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.

Decatur Rehabilitation & Health Care Center is a family oriented LTC facility. It is known for its home-like appeal. Unique in that all staff know all residents and consider each other as family. In this small setting, care is enhanced. Resident are afforded much more 1:1 attention and do foster friendships and are more involved. The atmosphere is home. Services are provides to enhance residents' abilities as well as provide support for those who need it with grooming, dressing, bathing, meals and housekeeping services. All the above amenities are included in room and board as well as cable, transportation, and phone services. Activities are available 7 days a week with entertainment varieties from Bingo, to guess singers or performers, or Therapy services are available for individuals needing rehabilitation services to return home and strengthening. The facility specialized in care for the elderly, physically challenged, and dementia care. We are nestled in a residual community near a park like setting, providing intermediate care.

Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.


Parking & Transportation

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

  • Activity Director
  • Beautician/Barber
  • Designated Family Visiting Area
  • Garden
  • Guest Dining
  • Laundry Service
  • Maintenance Director
  • Storage
  • TV/Media Room
  • Dining Options

  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Snack
  • Family Style
  • Room Service as Needed
  • Ethnic Meals
  • Gluten-Free
  • Low Sugar
  • Vegetarian
  • Low Sodium
  • Security

  • 24 Hour Up and Awake Staff
  • 24 Hour Controlled Access
  • Door Alarms (for exit seekers)
  • Emergency In-Room Call System
  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • Fully Fenced Facility
  • Personal Assistance

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

  • Hits, Kicks, or Acts Physically Aggressive
  • Yells, Curses, or Acts Verbally Aggressive
  • Does Not Sleep Through the Night
  • Becomes Disoriented (e.g. Sundown Syndrome)
  • Paces or Rummages Habitually
  • Seeks exit or Tries to Leave
  • Wanders
  • Needs Prompting for Their Personal Care
  • Special Health Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Breathing Support with Oxygen
  • Broken Bones
  • Cancer
  • Colostomy or Urostomy
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Emphysema or Other Lung Disease (COPD)
  • Heart Disease or Heart Failure
  • Immune Deficiency
  • Management of an I.V.
  • Management of a Feeding Tube
  • Monitored Intake of Food and Liquids
  • Osteoporosis
  • Stroke
  • Tendency To Fall
  • Severe Brain Injury
  • Diabetic Diet
  • Oral Medication
  • Insulin Injection Self-Administered
  • Insulin Injection Staff-Administered
  • On-Site Therapy

  • Dental Care
  • Eye Care
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Restorative Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Support Groups for Patients
  • 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 Decatur Rehabilitation & Health Care Center call (855) 844-1492 to speak with a local Care Advisor

    Demographic Profile for Decatur, IL,00000

    Annual Crime
    00000 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 4
    Property Crimes 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 0%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality / 100
    Water Quality / 100
    Superfund Sites / 100
    Physicians per 100k
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 100% Below
    Cost of Food 100% Below
    Utilities 100% Below
    Miscellaneous 100% Below
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree
    Male Population
    Female Population
    Median Age Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income
    Population Change
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Decatur IL
    White 74.5
    Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 15.1
    Black or African American 12.4
    Some other race 5.6
    Asian 4.4
    Two or more races 2.2
    American Indian and Alaska Native 0.8
    Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 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

    Decatur Memorial Hospital

    2300 North Edward Street
    Decatur IL 62526
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 217-877-8121
    Average Rating: 96%

    St Marys Hospital

    1800 E Lake Shore Dr
    Decatur IL 62521
    Distance: 2 miles
    Tel: 217-464-7000
    Average Rating: 86%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Victory Pharmacy Of Decatur Inc

    163 N Water St
    Distance: 0.3 miles
    (217) 428-4000

    Lake Of Decatur Inc

    245 W 1 St Dr
    Distance: 2.0 miles
    (217) 429-5165

    Highland Park Cvs Llc

    1595 E Cantrell St
    Distance: 2.0 miles
    (217) 429-4248
    Nearby Churches

    St Patrick Church

    407 E Eldorado St
    Decatur, IL
    Distance: 0.1 miles

    St John's Episcopal Church

    130 W Eldorado St
    Decatur, IL
    Distance: 0.2 miles

    Christ Tabernacle

    441 N Church St
    Decatur, IL
    Distance: 0.3 miles
    Nearby Parks

    Fans Field

    Decatur, IL
    Distance: 1.4 miles

    Graceland-Fairlawn Funeral Home and Cemetery

    2091 N Oakland Ave
    Decatur, IL
    Distance: 1.6 miles

    Nelson Park

    Decatur, IL
    Distance: 1.9 miles

  • Nursing Home
  • Short Term Care: Rehabilitation, Respite
  • Payment Options

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

  • Bingo
  • Church
  • housekeeping
  • knitting club
  • men's group
  • book club
  • Bingo
  • Church
  • housekeeping
  • knitting club