Fountain West Health Center
1501 Office Park Rd, West Des Moines, IA
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Description of Fountain West Health Center in West Des Moines, IA
Number of Beds : 140
Fountain West Health Center, located in West Des Moines, Iowa provides the following services: Nursing Home and Continued Care Community. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Fountain West Health Center has received 2 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 3 stars. Fountain West Health Center has a very good hospital, Va Central Iowa Healthcare System, located nearby, which scored a 97 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Fountain West Health Center's nearest hospital is 4 miles away. The zipcode (00000) in Iowa, where Fountain West Health Center is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Fountain West Health Center can be found here.
Fountain West Health 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.
For more information about Fountain West Health Center call (855) 270-6527 to speak with a local Care Advisor
Demographic Profile for West Des Moines, IA,00000
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