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Riverside Rest Home

(866) 871-8551

276 County Farm Rd, Dover, NH


  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility

Payment Options

  • Medicare Yes
  • Medicaid Yes
  • Veteran's Benefits No
  • Long Term Care Insurance No
  • Subsidy Available No
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09/11/2013  -  An OurParents User Writes:

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    11/21/2012  -  An OurParents User Writes:

    Riverside Rest Home is a large, for profit, nursing home with 215 beds based in Dover, NH. At last check, the facility had 211 residents indicating that it is 98% occupied which is about average within the state of New Hampshire. 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 Riverside Rest Home, was 5 stars. Only 21% of nursing homes have 5 stars in New Hampshire. 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 Riverside Rest Home with other senior care providers in New Hampshire. 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 03/15/2012.
    To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here

    Description of Riverside Rest Home in Dover, NH

    Number of Beds : 215

    Riverside Rest Home, located in Dover, New Hampshire provides the following services: Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Riverside Rest Home has received 5 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 5 stars. Riverside Rest Home has a very good hospital, Wentworth Douglass Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 86 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Riverside Rest Home's nearest hospital is 3 miles away. The zipcode (03820) in New Hampshire, where Riverside Rest Home is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Riverside Rest Home can be found here.

    Riverside Rest Home 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, Riverside Rest Home 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.

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    Demographic Profile for Dover, NH,03820


    Male Population
    Female Population
    Median Age
    38.7 Years
    Average Household Income

    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average

    14% Above
    Cost of Food
    4% Above
    30% Above
    26% Above

    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better

    Air Quality
    83 / 100
    Water Quality
    20 / 100
    Superfund Sites
    20 / 100
    Physicians per 100k

    Annual Crime

    Violent Crime
    Property Crimes