To Speak To a Care Advisor
(866) 873-0030
Home > Nursing Homes > Iowa > Ossian > Ossian Senior Hospice

Ossian Senior Hospice

(866) 871-1067

114 Fisher Ave, Ossian, IA


  • Nursing Home

Payment Options

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

Are You the Community Manager?

If you are associated with Ossian Senior Hospice , 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:

Ossian Senior Hospice is an average sized, not for profit, nursing home with 46 beds based in Ossian, IA. At last check, the facility had 44 residents indicating that it is 96% occupied which is more than average within the state of Iowa. The provider accepts both medicare and medicaid programs.
This nursing home is not located in a hospital or a continuing care retirement community (CCRC). As of November 2012, the medicare rating for Ossian Senior Hospice, was 5 stars. Only 18% of nursing homes have 5 stars in Iowa.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Ossian Senior Hospice 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 01/10/2012.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here

Description of Ossian Senior Hospice in Ossian, IA

Built In 1966 , Number of Beds : 46

Ossian Senior Hospice, located in Ossian, Iowa provides the following services: Nursing Home. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Ossian Senior Hospice has received 5 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 5 stars. Note that there are no hospitals within a 10 miles distance. A more detailed description of the types of care for Ossian Senior Hospice can be found here.

Ossian Senior Hospice 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.

Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.


Parking & Transportation
  • Resident Parking
  • Guest Parking
Community Services
  • Activity Director
  • Beautician/Barber
  • Chapel/Religious Services
  • Computer/Internet Access
  • Designated Family Visiting Area
  • Garden
  • Guest Dining
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Service
  • Maintenance Director
  • Storage
Dining Options
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Snack
  • Room Service as Needed
  • 24 Hour Up and Awake Staff
  • 24 Hour Controlled Access
  • Door Alarms (for exit seekers)
  • Emergency In-Room Call System
  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • Security Staff on Premises
Personal Assistance
  • Foot Care
  • Activities of Daily Living (bathing, grooming, dressing, eating, etc.)
  • Catheter Management
  • Sitting, Standing, Walking
  • Toileting
  • Medication Management
Behavioral Support
  • 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
  • Emphysema or Other Lung Disease (COPD)
  • Heart Disease or Heart Failure
  • Monitored Intake of Food and Liquids
  • Osteoporosis
  • Stroke
  • Tendency To Fall
  • Diabetic Diet
  • Oral Medication
  • Insulin Injection Self-Administered
  • Insulin Injection Staff-Administered
On-Site Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Support Groups for Families or Caregivers