Douglas County Health Center

(888) 268-0517

4102 Woolworth Ave, Omaha, NE

Douglas County Health Center
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4102 WOOLWORTH AVE
OMAHA
NE
00000
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Omaha, NE
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Douglas County Health Center is a large, for profit, nursing home with 254 beds based in Omaha, NE. At last check, the facility had 226 residents indicating that it is 89% occupied which is about average within the state of Nebraska. The provider accepts both medicare and medicaid programs, and provides resident counseling services.
This nursing home and assisted living facility, is not located in a hospital or a continuing care retirement community (CCRC). As of November 2012, the medicare rating for Douglas County Health Center, was 5 stars. Only 17% of nursing homes have 5 stars in Nebraska.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Douglas County Health Center with other senior care providers in Nebraska. 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 07/13/2011.
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 Douglas County Health Center in Omaha, NE

Number of Beds : 254

Douglas County Health Center, located in Omaha, Nebraska provides the following services: Nursing Home, Assisted Living, and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Douglas County Health Center has received 5 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 5 stars. Douglas County Health Center has a very good hospital, Omaha Va Medical Center (Va Nebraska Western, located nearby, which scored a 98 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Douglas County Health Center's nearest hospital is 0 miles away. The zipcode (00000) in Nebraska, where Douglas County Health Center is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Douglas County Health Center can be found here.

Douglas County Health 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, Douglas County Health Center is an assisted living facility. Assisted living facilities are an apartment-style habitat designed to focus on providing assistance with daily living activities. They provide a higher level of service for the elderly which can include preparing meals, housekeeping, medication assistance, laundry, and also do regular check-in's on the residents. Basically, they are designed to bridge the gap between independent living and nursing home facilities. When thinking about how to pay for care, assisted living facilities are generally less expensive than nursing homes, if assisted living is a viable option for your loved one.

Also, Douglas County Health 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

Community Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Service
  • Security

  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • Personal Assistance

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

  • Colostomy or Urostomy
  • For more information about Douglas County Health Center call (888) 268-0517 to speak with a local Care Advisor


    Demographic Profile for Omaha, NE,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 Omaha NE
    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

    Omaha Va Medical Center (Va Nebraska Western

    4101 Woolworth Avenue
    Omaha NE 68105
    Distance: 0 miles
    Tel: 402-346-8800
    Average Rating: 98%

    Creighton University Medical Center Saint Joseph

    601 North 30 Th St
    Omaha NE 68131
    Distance: 2 miles
    Tel: 402-449-4040
    Average Rating: 92%

    The Nebraska Medical Center

    987400 Nebraska Medical Center
    Omaha NE 68198
    Distance: 2 miles
    Tel: 402-552-2040
    Average Rating: 80%

    Alegent Health Bergan Mercy Medical Center

    7500 Mercy Rd
    Omaha NE 68124
    Distance: 3 miles
    Tel: 402-398-6060
    Average Rating: 88%
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    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Assisted Living
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Payment Options

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