Edgewood Centre (The)

(855) 844-1492

928 South St, Portsmouth, NH

Edgewood Centre (The)
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928 SOUTH ST
PORTSMOUTH
NH
03801
USA
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928 South St
Portsmouth, NH
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Edgewood Centre (The) is a large, for profit, nursing home with 156 beds based in Portsmouth, NH. At last check, the facility had 128 residents indicating that it is 82% occupied which is about average within the state of New Hampshire. 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 Edgewood Centre (The), 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 Edgewood Centre (The) 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 higher than 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 10/12/2011.
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 Edgewood Centre (The) in Portsmouth, NH

Number of Beds : 156

Edgewood Centre (The), located in Portsmouth, New Hampshire provides the following services: Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Edgewood Centre (The) has received 5 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 5 stars. Edgewood Centre (The) has a very good hospital, Portsmouth Regional Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 88 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Edgewood Centre (The)'s nearest hospital is 1 miles away. The zipcode (03801) in New Hampshire, where Edgewood Centre (The) is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Edgewood Centre (The) can be found here.

Edgewood Centre (The) 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, Edgewood Centre (The) 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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  • Fire Sprinkler System
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    Demographic Profile for Portsmouth, NH,03801

    Annual Crime
    03801 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 2 4
    Property Crimes 4 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 33%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 72.9 / 100
    Water Quality 20 / 100
    Superfund Sites 10 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 180
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 28% Above
    Cost of Food 6% Above
    Utilities 28% Above
    Miscellaneous 29% Above
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 13.72%
    People
    Male Population 48.98%
    Female Population 51.02%
    Median Age 42.9 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $61,682
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Portsmouth NH
    Percent Religious 48.22%
    Catholic 37.57%
    Other Christian 4.05%
    Baptist 2.19%
    All Other 4.39%
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Portsmouth NH
    White  92.8%
    Asian  2.4%
    Black  2%
    Hispanic/Latino  1.4%
    Multiracial  1.2%
    Other  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

    Portsmouth Regional Hospital

    333 Borthwick Ave
    Portsmouth NH 03801
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 603-436-5110
    Average Rating: 88%

    York Hospital

    15 Hospital Dr
    York ME 03909
    Distance: 8 miles
    Tel: 207-363-4321
    Average Rating: 87%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Bjs Wholesale Club Inc

    1801 Woodbury Ave
    Distance: 0.7 miles
    (603) 431-1589

    K Mart Corp

    1465 Woodbury Ave
    Distance: 0.7 miles
    (603) 431-0580

    Wal Mart Stores East Lp

    2460 Lafayette Rd
    Distance: 0.7 miles
    (603) 433-6129
    Nearby Churches

    Advent Christian Church

    634 State St
    Portsmouth, NH
    Distance: 0.5 miles
    (603) 436-7554

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    355 Spinney Rd
    Portsmouth, NH
    Distance: 0.5 miles

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    272 Rockland St
    Portsmouth, NH
    Distance: 0.6 miles
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    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Payment Options

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