Barren County Health Care Center

(855) 405-9953

300 Westwood St, Glasgow, KY

Barren County Health Care Center
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300 WESTWOOD ST
GLASGOW
KY
00000
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300 Westwood St
Glasgow, KY
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Barren County Health Care Center is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 94 beds based in Glasgow, KY. At last check, the facility had 92 residents indicating that it is 98% occupied which is about average within the state of Kentucky. The provider accepts both medicare and medicaid programs, and provides resident and family 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 Barren County Health Care Center, was 4 stars, which is a better rating than 88% of nursing homes in Kentucky.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Barren County Health Care Center with other senior care providers in Kentucky. 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 about average. The most recent health inspection was on 03/15/2012.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here

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Description of Barren County Health Care Center in Glasgow, KY

Built In 1979 , Number of Beds : 94

Barren County Health Care Center, located in Glasgow, Kentucky provides the following services: Nursing Home. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Barren County Health Care Center has received 4 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 4 stars. Barren County Health Care Center has an average hospital, T J Samson Community Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 79 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Barren County Health Care Center's nearest hospital is 1 miles away. The zipcode (00000) in Kentucky, where Barren County Health Care Center is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Barren County Health Care Center can be found here.

Barren County Health 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.

Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.

Amenities

Parking & Transportation

  • Guest Parking
  • Community Services

  • Activity Director
  • Beautician/Barber
  • Clubhouse/Meeting Rooms
  • Designated Family Visiting Area
  • Guest Dining
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Service
  • TV/Media Room
  • Dining Options

  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Snack
  • Restaurant Style
  • Room Service as Needed
  • Low Sugar
  • Vegetarian
  • Low Sodium
  • Security

  • 24 Hour Up and Awake Staff
  • 24 Hour Controlled Access
  • Door Alarms (for exit seekers)
  • Emergency In-Room Call System
  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • Gated Community
  • Personal Assistance

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

  • Hits, Kicks, or Acts Physically Aggressive
  • Yells, Curses, or Acts Verbally Aggressive
  • 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
  • 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
  • Diabetic Diet
  • Oral Medication
  • Insulin Injection Staff-Administered
  • On-Site Therapy

  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Restorative Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • 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 7
  • For more information about Barren County Health Care Center call (855) 405-9953 to speak with a local Care Advisor


    Demographic Profile for Glasgow, KY,00000

    Annual Crime
    00000 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 4
    Property Crimes 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 0%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality / 100
    Water Quality / 100
    Superfund Sites / 100
    Physicians per 100k
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 100% Below
    Cost of Food 100% Below
    Utilities 100% Below
    Miscellaneous 100% Below
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree
    People
    Male Population
    Female Population
    Median Age Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income
    Population Change
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Glasgow KY
    White 74.5
    Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 15.1
    Black or African American 12.4
    Some other race 5.6
    Asian 4.4
    Two or more races 2.2
    American Indian and Alaska Native 0.8
    Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.1

    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

    T J Samson Community Hospital

    1301 North Race Street
    Glasgow KY 42141
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 270-651-4159
    Average Rating: 79%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Vann Healthcare Services Inc

    1220 N Race St
    Distance: 1.4 miles
    (270) 651-7627

    Ely Drugs Inc

    415 Happy Valley Rd
    Distance: 1.4 miles
    (270) 651-8359

    K Mart Corp

    230 L Roger Wells Road
    Distance: 1.4 miles
    (270) 651-7693
    Nearby Churches

    First Church Of Nazarene

    600 E Main St
    Glasgow, KY
    Distance: 0.5 miles
    (270) 651-3471

    Trinity Church Of Nazarene

    526 Lexington Dr
    Glasgow, KY
    Distance: 1.6 miles
    (270) 678-4340

    Refuge Church Of Christ

    9051 Burkesville Rd
    Eighty Eight, KY
    Distance: 8.7 miles
    (270) 678-4366
    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Payment Options

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

  • ACTIVITIES ARE CORDINATED BY AN ACTIVITY DIRECTOR