Weakley County Nursing Home

(888) 423-8154

700 Weakley County Nursing Home Road, Dresden, TN

Weakley County Nursing Home
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700 Weakley County Nursing Home Road
Dresden
TN
38225
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700 Weakley County Nursing Home Road
Dresden, TN
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Weakley County Nursing Home is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 136 beds based in Dresden, TN. At last check, the facility had 103 residents indicating that it is 76% occupied which is about average within the state of Tennessee. 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 Weakley County Nursing Home, was 3 stars, which is a better rating than 64% of nursing homes in Tennessee. 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 Weakley County Nursing Home with other senior care providers in Tennessee. 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 06/22/2011.
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Description of Weakley County Nursing Home in Dresden, TN

Number of Beds : 136

Weakley County Nursing Home, located in Dresden, Tennessee provides the following services: Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Weakley County Nursing Home has received 3 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 3 stars. Weakley County Nursing Home has a very good hospital, Volunteer Community Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 82 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Weakley County Nursing Home's nearest hospital is 7 miles away. The zipcode (38225) in Tennessee, where Weakley County Nursing Home is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Weakley County Nursing Home can be found here.

Weakley County Nursing Home 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, Weakley County Nursing Home is a skilled nursing facility (SNF). It is primarily engaged in providing skilled nursing care and related services for residents who require medical or nursing care; or rehabilitation services for the rehabilitation of injured, disabled, or sick persons.

Skilled nursing facilities cater to patients who either need short-term rehab while recovering from surgery; or require long-term nursing and medical supervision. Skilled Nursing facilities are very often associated with area hospitals.

Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.

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    Demographic Profile for Dresden, TN,38225

    Annual Crime
    38225 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 2 4
    Property Crimes 4 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 28%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 91 / 100
    Water Quality 59 / 100
    Superfund Sites 101 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 97.7
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 29% Below
    Cost of Food 7% Below
    Utilities 9% Below
    Miscellaneous 6% Below
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 4.49%
    People
    Male Population 48.41%
    Female Population 51.59%
    Median Age 40.7 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $36,342
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Dresden TN
    Percent Religious 62.35%
    Baptist 44.17%
    Other Christian 7.31%
    Methodist 5.95%
    All Other 4.92%
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Dresden TN
    White  94.9%
    Black  3.6%
    Multiracial  0.7%
    Hispanic/Latino  0.5%
    Asian  0.2%
    Other  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

    Volunteer Community Hospital

    161 Mount Pelia Rd
    Martin TN 38237
    Distance: 7 miles
    Tel: 731-587-4261
    Average Rating: 82%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Tennessee Cvs Pharmacy Llc

    6616 Greenfield Hwy 54
    Distance: 2.6 miles
    (901) 364-3161

    Mike Swaim & Van Swaim & Bob

    8720 Highway 22
    Distance: 2.6 miles
    (731) 364-2207

    Freds Stores Of Tennessee Inc

    8487 Highway 22
    Distance: 2.6 miles
    (731) 364-2270
    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Payment Options

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