Burlington Care Center
2610 S 5 Th St, Burlington, IA
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Description of Burlington Care Center in Burlington, IA
Built In 1997 , Number of Beds : 103
Burlington Care Center, located in Burlington, Iowa provides the following services: Nursing Home, Assisted Living, Alzheimer's Care, Skilled Nursing Facility, and Hospice. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Burlington Care Center has received 4 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 4 stars. Burlington Care Center has a very good hospital, Great River Medical Center, located nearby, which scored a 84 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Burlington Care Center's nearest hospital is 4 miles away. The zipcode (52601) in Iowa, where Burlington Care Center is located, has a below average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Burlington Care Center can be found here.
Burlington 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.
Also, Burlington Care Center 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, Burlington Care Center facility provides Alzheimer's care. This means it has special safeguards for wandering seniors, and caregivers are trained in handling dementia behaviors.
Also, Burlington Care Center care provider provides hospice care. Hospice care is an infusion of home care and facility care provided to benefit terminally ill patients and support their families through their tough times.
Also, Burlington Care Center 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.
For more information about Burlington Care Center call (866) 379-8263 to speak with a local Care Advisor
Demographic Profile for Burlington, IA,52601
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