Good Samaritan Society - Comforcare

(866) 653-9337

1201 17 Th St Ne, AUSTIN, MN


Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility

Payment Options

  • Medicare Yes
  • Medicaid Yes
  • Veteran's Benefits No
  • Long Term Care Insurance No
  • Subsidy Available No
Good Samaritan Society - Comforcare
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1201 17TH ST NE
AUSTIN
MN
55912
USA
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User Reviews

11/21/2012  -  An OurParents User Writes:

Good Samaritan Society - Comforcare is an average sized, not for profit, nursing home with 45 beds based in Austin, MN. At last check, the facility had 40 residents indicating that it is 89% 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 is not located in a hospital or a continuing care retirement community (CCRC). As of November 2012, the medicare rating for Good Samaritan Society Comforcare, was 5 stars. Only 17% of nursing homes have 5 stars in Minnesota. Important to note that this facility has recently improved and has gone from 4 stars to 5 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Good Samaritan Society Comforcare 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 higher than 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 lower than average. The most recent health inspection was on 07/13/2012.
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Description of Good Samaritan Society - Comforcare in AUSTIN, MN

Number of Beds : 45

Comforcare Good Samaritan Center provides in-home care tailored to your loved one's needs. A team of care professionals brings non-medical assistance to your loved ones in the place they feel most comfortable, from bathing and feeding assistance to light housekeeping and meal prep. This community also offers assisted living, in-home care, hospice and rehab services. When seeking a long-term care solution, assisted living is geared toward individuals who want to live with some level of independence but need assistance. There are many reasons for living in an assisted living community. 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 housing and a caring 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. In-home care is accessible when you or a loved one needs it. Skilled professionals come to your home. This choice is perfect for those who prefer to stay in their homes but who need some help with the daily activities of living. Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, services are paid by the client or by a variety of public and private sources, such as Medicare and/or Medicaid. Home care delivers a variety of medical and non-medical support services. There are two types of home care providers. The first is a skilled service provider, usually licensed nurses and therapists, who can meet various medical concerns or rehabilitation needs. The second, more common, type of in-home care is supplied by an aide who can provide companionship and emotional support as well as assist with daily activities, including grooming, meal prep, and transportation. For seniors who prefer to stay in their own homes where it's familiar, in-home care allows them to stay indepedent. Assisted living offers help on an as-needed basis, with the goal of supplying the support required to stay as self-reliant as possible. In-home care is accessible when you or a loved one needs it. Care professionals will bring their expertise and experience to your home. This choice is perfect for those who prefer to stay in their homes but who need some help with the daily activities of living. Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, services are paid by the client or by a variety of public and private sources, such as Medicare and/or Medicaid. Call today and discover how Comforcare Good Samaritan Center is the perfect fit for seniors requiring assisted living, in-home care, hospice and rehab services.

Source: OurParents.com

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Demographic Profile for AUSTIN, MN, 55912

People

Male Population
49.24%
Female Population
50.76%
Median Age
40.1 Years
Average Household Income
$42,610

Cost Of Living
Compared to the National Average

Overall
13% Below
Cost of Food
2% Above
Utilities
14% Above
Miscellaneous
6% Above

Environment
Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better

Air Quality
87 / 100
Water Quality
60 / 100
Superfund Sites
99 / 100
Physicians per 100k
128.8

Annual Crime

Violent Crime
1
Property Crimes
4