Brookline Health Care Center

(855) 844-1492

99 Park St, Brookline, MA

Brookline Health Care Center
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99 PARK ST
BROOKLINE
MA
02446
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99 Park St
Brookline, MA
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Brookline Health Care Center is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 120 beds based in Brookline, MA. At last check, the facility had 109 residents indicating that it is 91% occupied which is about average within the state of Massachusetts. The provider accepts both medicare and medicaid programs, and provides resident 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 Brookline Health Care Center, was 4 stars, which is a better rating than 76% of nursing homes in Massachusetts. Important to note that this facility has recently improved and has gone from 3 stars to 4 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Brookline Health Care Center with other senior care providers in Massachusetts. 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 01/10/2012.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here

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02/27/2012 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: Giving one is too much for the facility. They provide very, very, very bad services. Since it is a for-profit rganization, they just willing to get easy money and are not eager to provide quality services. The social worker is the worst there. She is not eager to do the best of job. She would host family meeting without any information regarding the patient's current status, but she would like to keep the patient at the center for a longer period of time. Is this making sense? The doctor there barely shows up and never return any calls. How we can get the updated status of a patient? I am really question how the patients were evaluated whether they should stay for a longer time or not? NEVER and EVER place your loved family members in this facility if they need any short term or long term care.

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Description of Brookline Health Care Center in Brookline, MA

Number of Beds : 120

Brookline Health Care Center, located in Brookline, Massachusetts provides the following services: Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Brookline Health Care Center has received 5 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 3 stars. Brookline Health Care Center has a very good hospital, Va Boston Healthcare System Jamaca Plain, located nearby, which scored a 98 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Brookline Health Care Center's nearest hospital is 1 miles away. The zipcode (02446) in Massachusetts, where Brookline Health Care Center is located, has an average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Brookline Health Care Center can be found here.

Brookline 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.

Also, Brookline Health 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.

Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.

Amenities

Security

  • Fire Sprinkler System
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    Demographic Profile for Brookline, MA,02446

    Annual Crime
    02446 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 4 4
    Property Crimes 3 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 32%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 26.9 / 100
    Water Quality 35 / 100
    Superfund Sites 10 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 414.4
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 67% Above
    Cost of Food 10% Above
    Utilities 39% Above
    Miscellaneous 12% Above
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 45.95%
    People
    Male Population 45.57%
    Female Population 54.43%
    Median Age 37.6 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $80,782
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Brookline MA
    Percent Religious 68.81%
    Catholic 54.03%
    Other Christian 5.19%
    Jewish 5.13%
    All Other 4.48%
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Brookline MA
    White  77.2%
    Asian  14.6%
    Hispanic/Latino  3.7%
    Black  2.3%
    Multiracial  1.8%
    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

    Va Boston Healthcare System Jamaca Plain

    150 S. Huntington Avenue
    Jamaica Plain MA 02130
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 617-232-9500
    Average Rating: 98%

    Brigham And Women's Hosptial

    75 Francis Street
    Boston MA 02115
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 617-732-5500
    Average Rating: 94%

    Dana Farber Cancer Institute

    44 Binney Street
    Boston MA 02115
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 617-632-3000
    Average Rating: 89%

    New England Baptist Hospital

    125 Parker Hill Avenue
    Boston MA 02120
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 617-754-5800
    Average Rating: 97%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Village Fertility Pharmacy, Inc.

    1 Brookline Pl
    Distance: 0.5 miles
    (617) 735-9090

    Walgreen Co

    99 Harvard St
    Distance: 0.8 miles
    (617) 731-4536

    Walgreen Co

    1324 Beacon St
    Distance: 0.8 miles
    (617) 566-3086
    Nearby Churches

    Korean Church of Boston

    32 Harvard St
    Brookline, MA
    Distance: 0.1 miles

    St Mary's Church

    5 Linden Pl
    Brookline, MA
    Distance: 0.1 miles

    St Paul's Episcopal Church

    15 Saint Paul St
    Brookline, MA
    Distance: 0.3 miles
    Nearby Parks

    Emerson Garden

    Brookline, MA
    Distance: 0.1 miles

    Linden Park

    Brookline, MA
    Distance: 0.2 miles

    Boylston Street Playground

    Brookline, MA
    Distance: 0.2 miles
    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Payment Options

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