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Gino J. Merli Veterans Center
(866) 871-1344
401 Penn Ave
Scranton, PA
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Description of Gino J. Merli Veterans Center in Scranton, PA

Number of Beds : 184

Gino J. Merli Veterans Center, located in Scranton, Pennsylvania provides the following services: Nursing Home. Gino J. Merli Veterans Center has a very good hospital, Mercy Hospital Scranton, located nearby, which scored a 94 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Gino J. Merli Veterans Center's nearest hospital is 0 miles away. The zipcode (18503) in Pennsylvania, where Gino J. Merli Veterans Center is located, has a below average safety rating based on recent crime statistics.

GINO J. MERLI VETERANS 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 Scranton, PA,18503

Annual Crime
18503 Avg.
Violent Crimes 5 4
Property Crimes 5 4
Weather Conditions
Average High Temperature ° F
Average Low Temperature ° F
Rainy Days 35%
Average Rainfall 0 inches
Average Snowfall 0 inches
Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
Air Quality 38 / 100
Water Quality 76 / 100
Superfund Sites 10 / 100
Physicians per 100k 244.2
Cost Of Living
Compared to the National Average
Overall 17% Below
Cost of Food 2% Below
Utilities 13% Above
Miscellaneous 2% Above
High School Graduate
Associate Degree
Undergraduate Degree
Graduate Degree 7.05%
Male Population 51.33%
Female Population 48.67%
Median Age 39.6 Years
Average Individual Income
Average Household Income $13,456
Population Change
Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Scranton PA
Percent Religious 63.25%
Catholic 49.04%
Methodist 4.36%
Other Christian 2.64%
All Other 7.21%
Breakdown of ethnicities in Scranton PA
White  86.8%
Black  8.3%
Hispanic/Latino  3%
Multiracial  0.9%
Asian  0.7%
Hawaiian/Pacific Islander  0.2%

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.