Van Rensselaer Manor

(866) 965-2891

85 Bloomingrove Dr, Troy, NY

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12/14/2012 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: Van Rensselaer Manor's care provided has deteriorated severely in the last few months.


11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Van Rensselaer Manor is a large, for profit, nursing home with 362 beds based in Troy, NY. At last check, the facility had 348 residents indicating that it is 96% occupied which is about average within the state of New York. The provider accepts both medicare and medicaid programs, and provides resident and family 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 Van Rensselaer Manor, was 3 stars, which is a better rating than 59% of nursing homes in New York. Important to note that this facility has recently detriorated and has gone from 5 stars to 3 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Van Rensselaer Manor with other senior care providers in New York. 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 01/26/2012.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here


Description of Van Rensselaer Manor in Troy, NY

Number of Beds : 362

Van Rensselaer Manor, located in Troy, New York provides the following services: Assisted Living, Micro-Community: Residential Care Facility, and Nursing Home. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare, Medicaid, and Veteran's Benefits. Van Rensselaer Manor has received 3 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 2 stars. Van Rensselaer Manor has a very good hospital, Samaritan Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 81 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Van Rensselaer Manor's nearest hospital is 3 miles away. The zipcode (00000) in New York, where Van Rensselaer Manor is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Van Rensselaer Manor can be found here.

Van Rensselaer Manor 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, Van Rensselaer Manor 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, Van Rensselaer Manor is a Micro community, which means it is a smaller senior community. It is a Residential Care Facility. Some people prefer it for its smaller less institutional setting.

Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.


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 Van Rensselaer Manor call (866) 965-2891 to speak with a local Care Advisor

    Demographic Profile for Troy, NY,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
    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
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree
    Male Population
    Female Population
    Median Age Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income
    Population Change
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Troy NY
    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

    Samaritan Hospital

    2215 Burdett Avenue
    Troy NY 12180
    Distance: 3 miles
    Tel: 518-271-3225
    Average Rating: 81%

    Albany Memorial Hospital

    600 Northern Boulevard
    Albany NY 12204
    Distance: 4 miles
    Tel: 518-471-3221
    Average Rating: 83%

    Seton Health System St Mary's Campus

    1300 Massachusetts Avenue
    Troy NY 12180
    Distance: 4 miles
    Tel: 518-272-5000
    Average Rating: 93%

    Albany Medical Center Hospital

    43 New Scotland Avenue
    Albany NY 12208
    Distance: 5 miles
    Tel: 518-262-3125
    Average Rating: 95%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Martins Foods Of South Burlington Inc

    40 Main Ave
    Distance: 2.2 miles
    (518) 283-0841

    Cvs Albany Llc

    74 Main Ave
    Distance: 2.2 miles
    (518) 283-3731

    Rite Aid Of New York Inc

    444 Broadway
    Distance: 3.1 miles
    (518) 462-4233
    Nearby Churches

    Pawling Avenue United Meth Chr

    520 Pawling Ave
    Troy, NY
    Distance: 1.5 miles

    Sacred Heart Catholic Church

    310 Spring Ave
    Troy, NY
    Distance: 1.6 miles

    Sacred Heart School

    308 Spring Avenue
    Troy, NY
    Distance: 1.6 miles
    (518) 274-3655
    Nearby Parks

    North Greenbush Town Park

    Troy, NY
    Distance: 0.2 miles

    Rensselaer Technology Park

    100 Defreest Dr
    Troy, NY
    Distance: 1.2 miles

    Burden Environmental Park

    Troy, NY
    Distance: 1.4 miles

  • Assisted Living
  • Micro-Community: Residential Care Facility
  • Nursing Home
  • Payment Options

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