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Asta Care Center Ford County

(866) 871-8551

1240 N Market St, Paxton, IL

Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility

Payment Options

  • Medicare Yes
  • Medicaid Yes
  • Veteran's Benefits No
  • Long Term Care Insurance No
  • Subsidy Available No
Asta Care Center Ford County
Work
1240 N MARKET ST
PAXTON
IL
60957
USA
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User Reviews

11/21/2012  -  An OurParents User Writes:

Asta Care Center - Ford County is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 69 beds based in Paxton, IL. At last check, the facility had 57 residents indicating that it is 83% occupied which is about average within the state of Illinois. The provider accepts both medicare and medicaid programs, 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 Asta Care Center Ford County, was 3 stars, which is a better rating than 60% of nursing homes in Illinois. Important to note that this facility has recently improved and has gone from 1 stars to 3 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Asta Care Center Ford County 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 07/06/2012.
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Description of Asta Care Center Ford County in Paxton, IL

Number of Beds : 69

Asta Care Center Ford County, located in Paxton, Illinois provides the following services: Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Asta Care Center Ford County has received 3 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 3 stars. Note that there are no hospitals within a 10 miles distance. The zipcode (60957) in Illinois, where Asta Care Center Ford County is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Asta Care Center Ford County can be found here.

Asta Care Center - Ford County 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, Asta Care Center - Ford County 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
  • Fire Sprinkler System

Demographic Profile for Paxton, IL, 60957

People

Male Population
48.47%
Female Population
51.53%
Median Age
39.2 Years
Average Household Income
$46,387

Cost Of Living
Compared to the National Average

Overall
17% Below
Cost of Food
5% Below
Utilities
4% Above
Miscellaneous
4% Below

Environment
Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better

Air Quality
94.6 / 100
Water Quality
48 / 100
Superfund Sites
100 / 100
Physicians per 100k
99.9

Annual Crime

Violent Crimes
3
Property Crimes
2