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Mountain Ridge Wellness Center Ltc

(866) 871-1344

315 Old Us Hwy 70 E, Black Mountain, NC


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Payment Options

  • Medicare Yes
  • Medicaid Yes
  • Veteran's Benefits Yes
  • Long Term Care Insurance No
  • Subsidy Available No
Mountain Ridge Wellness Center Ltc
315 OLD US HWY 70 E
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User Reviews

01/30/2014  -  An OurParents User Writes:

I must agree! They fire anyone who is worth a @#$%! No nursing supervision. Anyone in charge is an alcoholic or sleeping with someone in a higher place to cover up abuse and neglect! your parents would be safer in a shelter than in that place.

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    11/21/2012  -  An OurParents User Writes:

    Mountain Ridge Wellness Center Ltc is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 100 beds based in Black Mountain, NC. At last check, the facility had 97 residents indicating that it is 97% occupied which is about average within the state of North Carolina. 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 Mountain Ridge Wellness Center Ltc, was 3 stars, which is a better rating than 60% of nursing homes in North Carolina. 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 Mountain Ridge Wellness Center Ltc with other senior care providers in North Carolina. 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 02/16/2012.
    To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here

    06/09/2011  -  An OurParents User Writes:

    i love there service

    Response: The service is terrible, all staff has attitude.
    They fire they're good CNA and replace with with fresh out of the box newbies who take no pride in there work. There active moto is she had a shower last week and the residents are rarely have residents changed for meals. The d.o.n is a drunk and I hear rumors of other administration having open drug addictions. This place is terrible

    Description of Mountain Ridge Wellness Center Ltc in Black Mountain, NC

    Built In 1997 , Number of Beds : 100

    Mountain Ridge Wellness Center Ltc, located in Black Mountain, North Carolina provides the following services: Nursing Home. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare, Medicaid, and Veteran's Benefits. Mountain Ridge Wellness Center Ltc has received 4 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 4 stars. Accommodations at Mountain Ridge Wellness Center Ltc, start at $5,400 a month. Note that there are no hospitals within a 10 miles distance. A more detailed description of the types of care for Mountain Ridge Wellness Center Ltc can be found here.

    Mountain Ridge Wellness Center Ltc 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.

    Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.

    Mountain Ridge Wellness Center is a family oriented facility and our goal is to make our residents feel comfortable and cared for by our well trained staff.


    Parking & Transportation
    • Transportation Provided by Facility
    • Guest Parking
    Community Services
    • Activity Director
    • Beautician/Barber
    • Chapel/Religious Services
    • Designated Family Visiting Area
    • Guest Dining
    • Housekeeping
    • Laundry Service
    • Maintenance Director
    • Sauna/Whirlpool
    • TV/Media Room
    Dining Options
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    • Snack
    • Restaurant Style
    • Low Sugar
    • Low Sodium
    • 24 Hour Up and Awake Staff
    • Door Alarms (for exit seekers)
    • Emergency In-Room Call System
    • Fire Sprinkler System
    Personal Assistance
    • Activities of Daily Living (bathing, grooming, dressing, eating, etc.)
    • Catheter Management
    • Foot Care
    • Sitting, Standing, Walking
    • Toileting
    • Medication Management
    Behavioral Support
    • Needs Prompting for Their Personal Care
    Special Health Conditions
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Breathing Support with Oxygen
    • Broken Bones
    • Cancer
    • Colostomy or Urostomy
    • Depression
    • Emphysema or Other Lung Disease (COPD)
    • Heart Disease or Heart Failure
    • Immune Deficiency
    • Management of an I.V.
    • Management of a Feeding Tube
    • Monitored Intake of Food and Liquids
    • Osteoporosis
    • Stroke
    • Tendency To Fall
    • Severe Brain Injury
    • Diabetic Diet
    • Oral Medication
    • Insulin Injection Staff-Administered
    On-Site Therapy
    • Eye Care
    • Mental Health Counseling
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Physical Therapy
    • Restorative Therapy
    • Speech Therapy
    • Support Groups for Patients