Ramsey Village

(866) 232-1428

1611 27 Th St, Des Moines, IA

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1611 27TH ST
DES MOINES
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50310
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1611 27 Th St
Des Moines, IA
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Ramsey Village is an average sized, not for profit, nursing home with 78 beds based in Des Moines, IA. At last check, the facility had 64 residents indicating that it is 82% 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 and assisted living facility, is located in a continuing care retirement community (CCRC). As of November 2012, the medicare rating for Ramsey Village, was 2 stars, which is a lower rating than 66% of nursing homes in Iowa. Important to note that this facility has recently detriorated and has gone from 3 stars to 2 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Ramsey Village 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 higher than 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 10/31/2011.
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Description of Ramsey Village in Des Moines, IA

Built In 1950 , Number of Beds : 78

Ramsey Village, located in Des Moines, Iowa provides the following services: Nursing Home, Assisted Living, Continued Care Community, Senior Community, Short Term Care: Rehabilitation, Respite, Alzheimer's Care, Skilled Nursing Facility, and Hospice. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Ramsey Village has received 2 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 2 stars. Ramsey Village has a very good hospital, Broadlawns Medical Center, located nearby, which scored a 85 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Ramsey Village's nearest hospital is 1 miles away. The zipcode (50310) in Iowa, where Ramsey Village is located, has a below average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Ramsey Village can be found here.

Ramsey Village 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, Ramsey Village 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, Ramsey Village is a Senior Community. Senior communities are for seniors who can take care of themselves. It is often a set of apartments in a variety of sizes from studios to large two bedrooms, where seniors live independently, but may receive additional services like transportation, pools, a convenience store, bank, barber/beauty shop, resident laundry, housekeeping, and security, are all services and amenities that may be provided there.

Also, Ramsey Village facility provides Alzheimer's care. This means it has special safeguards for wandering seniors, and caregivers are trained in handling dementia behaviors.

Also, Ramsey Village 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, Ramsey Village 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.

Amenities

Parking & Transportation

  • Transportation Provided by Facility
  • Resident Parking
  • Guest Parking
  • Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Pets

  • Birds
  • Community Services

  • Activity Director
  • Beautician/Barber
  • Chapel/Religious Services
  • Clubhouse/Meeting Rooms
  • Computer/Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Designated Family Visiting Area
  • Fitness Center/Gym
  • Guest Dining
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Room(s)
  • Library
  • Maintenance Director
  • Storage
  • TV/Media Room
  • Housing Options

  • Shared Room
  • Studio or Efficiency Apartment
  • Cable Hook Up
  • Climate Control Thermostat
  • Private Telephone Line
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Dining Options

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Snack
  • Restaurant Style
  • Ethnic Meals
  • Low Sugar
  • Low Sodium
  • Security

  • Door Alarms (for exit seekers)
  • Emergency In-Room Call System
  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • Personal Assistance

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

  • Does Not Sleep Through the Night
  • 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 Ramsey Village call (866) 232-1428 to speak with a local Care Advisor


    Demographic Profile for Des Moines, IA,50310

    Annual Crime
    50310 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 6 4
    Property Crimes 7 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 27%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 65.4 / 100
    Water Quality 60 / 100
    Superfund Sites 29 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 279.3
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 17% Below
    Cost of Food 11% Below
    Utilities 9% Below
    Miscellaneous 6% Below
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 9.54%
    People
    Male Population 47.90%
    Female Population 52.10%
    Median Age 37.4 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $52,347
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Des Moines IA
    Percent Religious 46.12%
    Catholic 15.86%
    Other Christian 10.61%
    Lutheran 7.18%
    Methodist 4.09%
    Pentecostal 3.11%
    All Other 5.26%
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Des Moines IA
    White  86%
    Black  5.8%
    Hispanic/Latino  2.9%
    Asian  2.6%
    Multiracial  2.2%
    Other  0.3%

    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

    Broadlawns Medical Center

    1801 Hickman Road
    Des Moines IA 50314
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 515-282-2200
    Average Rating: 85%

    Va Central Iowa Healthcare System

    3600 30 Th Street
    Des Moines IA 50310
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 515-699-5999
    Average Rating: 97%

    Iowa Methodist Medical Center

    1200 Pleasant Street
    Des Moines IA 50309
    Distance: 2 miles
    Tel: 515-241-6212
    Average Rating: 84%

    Mercy Medical Center Des Moines

    1111 6 Th Ave
    Des Moines IA 50314
    Distance: 2 miles
    Tel: 515-247-3121
    Average Rating: 88%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Catholic Health Initiatives Iowa Corp

    1111 6 Th Ave
    Distance: 1.0 miles
    (515) 643-4429

    Cassady Inc

    501 University Ave
    Distance: 1.0 miles
    (515) 244-3221

    Hy Vee Inc

    4100 University Ave
    Distance: 1.6 miles
    (515) 633-8606
    Nearby Churches

    Faith Church Of Nazarene

    1501 22nd St
    Des Moines, IA
    Distance: 0.4 miles
    (515) 280-1260

    Sweet Home Deliverance Bapt

    2121 Forest Ave
    Des Moines, IA
    Distance: 0.5 miles
    (515) 280-5487

    Gatchel United Methodist Church

    1909 Martin Luther King Jr Pky
    Des Moines, IA
    Distance: 0.5 miles
    (515) 288-9523
    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Assisted Living
  • Continued Care Community
  • Senior Community
  • Short Term Care: Rehabilitation, Respite
  • Alzheimer's Care
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Hospice
  • Payment Options

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

  • We have weekly church services and an active guild in our community. We offer bible study groups and a list of other exciting activities. We are a few blocks north of Drake University
  • so we are in walking distance to the famous Drake relays and other sporting events. We have weekly church services and an active guild in our community. We offer bible study groups and a list of other exciting activities. We are a few blocks north of Drake University
  • so we are in walking distance to the famous Drake relays and other sporting events.