To Speak To a Care Advisor
(866) 873-0030
Home > Nursing Homes > Iowa > Akron > Akron Care Center, Inc

Akron Care Center, Inc

(866) 871-1067

121 South Street, Akron, IA


  • Nursing Home

Payment Options

  • Medicare Yes
  • Medicaid Yes
  • Veteran's Benefits No
  • Long Term Care Insurance No
  • Subsidy Available No
Akron Care Center, Inc
Check pricing and availability
Call (866) 871-1067
or fill out the form below.

Are You the Community Manager?

If you are associated with AKRON CARE CENTER, INC , click the Claim Listing button to contact a representative about a free listing with our referral program.

  • Nationwide Network of Care Advisors
  • Work with 25,000 families each month
  • Market your community with Photos, Videos, FAQ

User Reviews

11/21/2012  -  An OurParents User Writes:

AKRON CARE CENTER, INC is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 45 beds based in Akron, IA. At last check, the facility had 38 residents indicating that it is 84% occupied which is about average within the state of Iowa. 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 Akron Care Center, Inc, was 1 star, which is a lower rating than 86% of nursing homes in Iowa. Important to note that this facility has recently detriorated and has gone from 3 stars to 1 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Akron Care Center, Inc with other senior care providers in Iowa. 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 lower than average. The most recent health inspection was on 09/07/2012.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here

Description of Akron Care Center, Inc in Akron, IA

Number of Beds : 45

Akron Care Center, Inc, located in Akron, Iowa provides the following services: Nursing Home. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Akron Care Center, Inc has received 1 star from Medicare and an average user review rating of 1 star. Note that there are no hospitals within a 10 miles distance. The zipcode (51001) in Iowa, where Akron Care Center, Inc is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Akron Care Center, Inc can be found here.

AKRON CARE CENTER, INC 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.

Demographic Profile for Akron, IA,51001


Male Population
Female Population
Median Age
42.3 Years
Average Household Income

Cost Of Living
Compared to the National Average

25% Below
Cost of Food
8% Below
8% Below
3% Below

Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better

Air Quality
92.7 / 100
Water Quality
44 / 100
Superfund Sites
96 / 100
Physicians per 100k

Annual Crime

Violent Crimes
Property Crimes