Altercare Of Wadsworth

(888) 786-2513

147 Garfield St, Wadsworth, OH

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147 GARFIELD ST
WADSWORTH
OH
00000
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147 Garfield St
Wadsworth, OH
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Altercare of Wadsworth is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 120 beds based in Wadsworth, OH. At last check, the facility had 111 residents indicating that it is 93% occupied which is about average within the state of Ohio. 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 Altercare Of Wadsworth, was 2 stars, which is a lower rating than 57% of nursing homes in Ohio. Important to note that this facility has recently detriorated and has gone from 3 stars to 2 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Altercare Of Wadsworth with other senior care providers in Ohio. When compare to the state averages for staffing, the number of registered nurse (RN) hours per resident per day is lower than average; Certified nursing assistant (CNA) hours per resident per day is lower than average; The number of licensed practical (LPN) or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is lower than average. The most recent health inspection was on 11/17/2011.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here

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05/04/2010 An OurParents User Writes: The have bad administration and are under-staffed during the evening and night shifts. They care more about appearance than resident care.

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Description of Altercare Of Wadsworth in Wadsworth, OH

Number of Beds : 111

Altercare Of Wadsworth, located in Wadsworth, Ohio provides the following services: Nursing Home. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare, Medicaid, and Veteran's Benefits. Altercare Of Wadsworth has received 4 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 2 stars. Altercare Of Wadsworth has a very good hospital, Wadsworth Rittman Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 86 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Altercare Of Wadsworth's nearest hospital is 1 miles away. The zipcode (00000) in Ohio, where Altercare Of Wadsworth is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Altercare Of Wadsworth can be found here.

Altercare of Wadsworth 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.

Amenities

Parking & Transportation

  • Access to Public Transportation Nearby
  • Guest Parking
  • Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Community Services

  • Activity Director
  • Beautician/Barber
  • Chapel/Religious Services
  • Computer/Internet Access
  • Designated Family Visiting Area
  • Garden
  • Guest Dining
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Service
  • Library
  • Maintenance Director
  • Housing Options

  • Shared Room
  • Private Bedroom with Private Bath
  • Private Bedroom with Shared Bath
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable Hook Up
  • Full-Service Kitchen
  • Climate Control Thermostat
  • Microwave
  • Walk-In Shower
  • Wheel-In Shower
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Private Courtyard or Patio
  • Private Telephone Line
  • Washer/Dryer Hookup
  • Dining Options

  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Snack
  • Restaurant Style
  • Room Service as Needed
  • Ethnic Meals
  • Gluten-Free
  • Kosher Kitchen
  • Kosher Meals
  • Low Sugar
  • Vegetarian
  • Low Sodium
  • Security

  • 24 Hour Up and Awake Staff
  • 24 Hour Controlled Access
  • Door Alarms (for exit seekers)
  • Emergency In-Room Call System
  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • Fully Fenced Facility
  • Personal Assistance

  • Foot Care
  • Activities of Daily Living (bathing, grooming, dressing, eating, etc.)
  • Catheter Management
  • Sitting, Standing, Walking
  • Toileting
  • Medication Management
  • Behavioral Support

  • Hits, Kicks, or Acts Physically Aggressive
  • Yells, Curses, or Acts Verbally Aggressive
  • Does Not Sleep Through the Night
  • Becomes Disoriented (e.g. Sundown Syndrome)
  • Paces or Rummages Habitually
  • Seeks exit or Tries to Leave
  • Wanders
  • Needs Prompting for Their Personal Care
  • Special Health Conditions

  • Management of an I.V.
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Breathing Support with Oxygen
  • Breathing Support with a Ventilator
  • Broken Bones
  • Cancer
  • Colostomy or Urostomy
  • Depression
  • Emphysema or Other Lung Disease (COPD)
  • Heart Disease or Heart Failure
  • Immune Deficiency
  • 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

  • Audiology
  • Dental Care
  • Eye Care
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Restorative Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Support Groups for Families or Caregivers
  • Memory Care Services

  • Family Members Able to Join at Mealtime
  • Family Members Able to Participate in Care Plan
  • Specialty Trained Staff
  • Safe Wandering Areas
  • Regular Assessments by Interdisciplinary Staff
  • Environment That is Easy to Navigate
  • Daily Planned Recreational and Social Activities
  • Activities Tailored to Residents’ Abilities
  • Dementia Stage 2
  • Dementia Stage 3
  • Dementia Stage 4
  • Dementia Stage 5
  • Dementia Stage 6
  • Dementia Stage 7
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    Demographic Profile for Wadsworth, OH,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
    Environment
    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
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree
    People
    Male Population
    Female Population
    Median Age Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income
    Population Change
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Wadsworth OH
    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

    Wadsworth Rittman Hospital

    195 Wadsworth Road
    Wadsworth OH 44281
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 330-334-1504
    Average Rating: 86%

    Summa Barberton Hospital

    155 5 Th Street N E
    Barberton OH 44203
    Distance: 7 miles
    Tel: 330-615-3000
    Average Rating: 89%

    Medina Hospital

    1000 East Washington Street
    Medina OH 44256
    Distance: 10 miles
    Tel: 330-721-5600
    Average Rating: 80%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Discount Drug Mart Inc

    1005 High St
    Distance: 0.5 miles
    (330) 334-5811

    Wal Mart Stores East Lp

    222 E Smokerise Dr
    Distance: 0.5 miles
    (330) 336-5274

    Ritzman Pharmacies Inc

    120 High St
    Distance: 0.5 miles
    (330) 335-2595
    Nearby Churches

    United Methodist Church

    195 Broad St
    Wadsworth, OH
    Distance: 0.2 miles

    First Christian Church

    116 E Boyer St
    Wadsworth, OH
    Distance: 0.3 miles

    Sacred Heart Church

    260 Broad St
    Wadsworth, OH
    Distance: 0.3 miles
    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Payment Options

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

  • Spiritual Care Services (various) and Memorial services
  • Social Outing for those who are able
  • Bingo
  • Memory Magic
  • Social Circles
  • Birthday and Holiday Party events
  • contracted outside entertainment