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Linwood Care Center
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New Road And Central Ave
Linwood, NJ
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Linwood Care Center
New Road and Central Ave
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Linwood Care Center is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 174 beds based in Linwood, NJ. At last check, the facility had 138 residents indicating that it is 79% occupied which is about average within the state of New Jersey. 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 Linwood Care Center, was 1 star, which is a lower rating than 86% of nursing homes in New Jersey.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Linwood Care Center with other senior care providers in New Jersey. 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 higher than average. The most recent health inspection was on 07/18/2012.
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Description of Linwood Care Center in Linwood, NJ

Number of Beds : 174

Linwood Care Center, located in Linwood, New Jersey provides the following services: Nursing Home. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Linwood Care Center has received 1 star from Medicare and an average user review rating of 1 star. Linwood Care Center has a very good hospital, Shore Memorial Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 89 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Linwood Care Center's nearest hospital is 3 miles away. The zipcode (08221) in New Jersey, where Linwood Care Center is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Linwood Care Center can be found here.

Linwood Care 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.


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Demographic Profile for Linwood, NJ,08221

Annual Crime
08221 Avg.
Violent Crimes 2 4
Property Crime 1 4
Weather Conditions
Average High Temperature ° F
Average Low Temperature ° F
Rainy Days 32%
Average Rainfall 0 inches
Average Snowfall 0 inches
Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
Air Quality 44.8 / 100
Water Quality 13 / 100
Superfund Sites 10 / 100
Physicians per 100k 218.3
Cost Of Living
Compared to the National Average
Overall 22% Above
Cost of Food 9% Above
Utilities 14% Above
Miscellaneous 14% Above
High School Graduate
Associate Degree
Undergraduate Degree
Graduate Degree 15.26%
Male Population 46.91%
Female Population 53.09%
Median Age 45.9 Years
Average Individual Income
Average Household Income $65,996
Population Change
Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Linwood NJ
Percent Religious 38.66%
Catholic 24.43%
Jewish 5.00%
Other Christian 2.05%
All Other 7.18%
Breakdown of ethnicities in Linwood NJ
White  93.9%
Asian  2.4%
Hispanic/Latino  1.8%
Black  1%
Multiracial  0.8%

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.