Thorne Crest Retirement Community

(866) 653-9337

1201 Garfield Ave, ALBERT LEA, MN


Services

  • Assisted Living
  • Continued Care Community
  • Nursing Home

Payment Options

  • Medicare Yes
  • Medicaid Yes
  • Veteran's Benefits No
  • Long Term Care Insurance Yes
  • Subsidy Available Yes
Thorne Crest Retirement Community
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1201 GARFIELD AVE
ALBERT LEA
MN
56007
USA
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User Reviews

11/21/2012  -  An OurParents User Writes:

Thorne Crest Retirement Community is an average sized, not for profit, nursing home with 52 beds based in Albert Lea, MN. At last check, the facility had 51 residents indicating that it is 98% occupied which is about average within the state of Minnesota. The provider accepts both medicare and medicaid programs, and provides resident and family counseling services.
This nursing home and assisted living facility, is located in a continuing care retirement community (CCRC). As of November 2012, the medicare rating for Thorne Crest Retirement Community, was 2 stars, which is a lower rating than 68% of nursing homes in Minnesota.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Thorne Crest Retirement Community with other senior care providers in Minnesota. 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 11/17/2011.
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Description of Thorne Crest Retirement Community in ALBERT LEA, MN

Built In 1974 , Number of Beds : 52

Residents appreciate the comfortable atmosphere of Thorne Crest Retirement Center, with its friendly staff and welcoming common areas. You'll find the following senior care solutions: assisted living. Assisted living offers help as necessary, with the goal of providing the support that helps seniors stay as self-reliant as possible. Living in a senior community has many advantages. Research suggests that seniors who live near their peers and have a variety of social activities feel a greater sense of well-being. Assisted living provides senior-friendly homes and a welcoming staff. Other services you'll find include around-the-clock supervision and security, access to professional nurses, emergency call systems, help with daily living, and nutritious meals prepared by chefs. These communities typically provide linen service, housekeeping, transportation, and a calendar of social events. Thorne Crest Retirement Center is a community where you'll experience a comfortable new beginning with a dedicated staff. With a full range of assisted living services, and with a warm, friendly staff, seniors feel right at home. Assisted living offers help as necessary, with the goal of supplying the support required to stay as self-reliant as possible. Find the ideal services and amenities you need to live comfortably at Thorne Crest Retirement Center.

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Amenities

Parking & Transportation
  • Access to Public Transportation Nearby
  • Transportation Provided by Facility
  • Resident Parking
  • Guest Parking
Languages Spoken
  • English
Community Services
  • Activity Director
  • Beautician/Barber
  • Chapel/Religious Services
  • Clubhouse/Meeting Rooms
  • Computer/Internet Access
  • Garden
  • Guest Dining
  • Guest Lodging
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Room(s)
  • Laundry Service
  • Library
  • Maintenance Director
  • Billiards/Pool Room
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Life Enrichment Program
  • Newspaper Delivery
  • Notary Service
  • Patio/Courtyard
  • Pond
Housing Options
  • Studio or Efficiency Apartment
  • 1-Bedroom Apartment
  • 2+ Bedroom Apartment
  • Private Bedroom with Private Bath
  • Private Bedroom with Shared Bath
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable Hook Up
  • Full-Service Kitchen
  • Climate Control Thermostat
  • Private Courtyard or Patio
  • Private Telephone Line
  • Walk-In Shower
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • TV
Dining Options
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Snack
  • Restaurant Style
  • Family Style
  • Room Service as Needed
  • Optional Meal Plans
  • Ethnic Meals
  • Gluten-Free
  • Kosher Meals
  • Low Sugar
  • Low Sodium
  • Vegetarian
Security
  • 24 Hour Controlled Access
  • 24 Hour Up and Awake Staff
  • Controlled-Access Garage
  • Door Alarms (for exit seekers)
  • Emergency In-Room Call System
  • Fire Sprinkler System
Personal Assistance
  • Activities of Daily Living (bathing, grooming, dressing, eating, etc.)
  • Catheter Management
  • Foot Care
  • 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
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Emphysema or Other Lung Disease (COPD)
  • Heart Disease or Heart Failure
  • Management of an I.V.
  • Management of a Feeding Tube
  • Monitored Intake of Food and Liquids
  • Osteoporosis
  • Monitor Vitals
  • Mental Illness
  • Stroke
  • Tendency To Fall
  • Visually Impaired
  • Deaf
  • Hearing Impaired
  • Diabetic Diet
  • Oral Medication
  • Insulin Injection Self-Administered
  • Insulin Injection Staff-Administered
On-Site Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Restorative Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Support Groups for Families or Caregivers
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 6
  • Dementia Stage 7
  • In a Dedicated Wing or Care Unit

Demographic Profile for ALBERT LEA, MN, 56007

People

Male Population
48.58%
Female Population
51.42%
Median Age
42.8 Years
Average Household Income
$41,226

Cost Of Living
Compared to the National Average

Overall
20% Below
Cost of Food
3% Above
Utilities
10% Above
Miscellaneous
4% Above

Environment
Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better

Air Quality
87 / 100
Water Quality
33 / 100
Superfund Sites
101 / 100
Physicians per 100k
137.3

Annual Crime

Violent Crime
1
Property Crimes
3