Golden Living Center Fitchburg

(866) 871-4548

1199 John Fitch Hwy, Fitchburg, MA

Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility

Payment Options

  • Medicare Yes
  • Medicaid Yes
  • Veteran's Benefits No
  • Long Term Care Insurance No
  • Subsidy Available No
Golden Living Center Fitchburg
Work
1199 JOHN FITCH HWY
FITCHBURG
MA
01420
USA
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User Reviews

11/21/2012  -  An OurParents User Writes:

Golden Living Center-fitchburg is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 160 beds based in Fitchburg, MA. At last check, the facility had 136 residents indicating that it is 85% 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 Golden Living Center Fitchburg, was 3 stars, which is a better rating than 48% of nursing homes in Massachusetts.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Golden Living Center Fitchburg 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 09/15/2011.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here



07/16/2012  -  An OurParents User Writes:

very nice place ,food great




Description of Golden Living Center Fitchburg in Fitchburg, MA

Number of Beds : 160

Golden Living Center Fitchburg, located in Fitchburg, Massachusetts provides the following services: Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Golden Living Center Fitchburg has received 3 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 4 stars. Golden Living Center Fitchburg has an average hospital, Heywood Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 80 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Golden Living Center Fitchburg's nearest hospital is 10 miles away. The zipcode (01420) in Massachusetts, where Golden Living Center Fitchburg is located, has a below average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Golden Living Center Fitchburg can be found here.

Golden Living Center-fitchburg 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, Golden Living Center-fitchburg 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.

Security
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Demographic Profile for Fitchburg, MA, 01420

People

Male Population
48.17%
Female Population
51.83%
Median Age
35.7 Years
Average Household Income
$46,191

Cost Of Living
Compared to the National Average

Overall
9% Below
Cost of Food
4% Below
Utilities
33% Above
Miscellaneous
1% Below

Environment
Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better

Air Quality
38 / 100
Water Quality
52 / 100
Superfund Sites
29 / 100
Physicians per 100k
245.5

Annual Crime

Violent Crimes
5
Property Crimes
5