Laredo Medical Center

(888) 571-2015

1700 E Saunders St, Laredo, TX

Laredo Medical Center
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1700 E SAUNDERS ST
LAREDO
TX
78041
USA
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1700 E Saunders St
Laredo, TX
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Laredo Medical Center is a small, for profit, nursing home with 32 beds based in Laredo, TX. At last check, the facility had 18 residents indicating that it is 56% occupied which is about average within the state of Texas. The provider accepts only medicare.
This nursing home and assisted living facility, is located in a hospital. As of November 2012, the medicare rating for Laredo Medical Center, was 4 stars, which is a better rating than 89% of nursing homes in Texas. Important to note that this facility has recently detriorated and has gone from 5 stars to 4 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Laredo Medical Center with other senior care providers in Texas. When compare to the state averages for staffing, the number of registered nurse (RN) hours per resident per day is higher than 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 05/03/2012.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here

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Description of Laredo Medical Center in Laredo, TX

Number of Beds : 32

Laredo Medical Center, located in Laredo, Texas provides the following services: Micro-Community, Skilled Nursing Facility, Nursing Home, and Assisted Living. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare. Laredo Medical Center has received 4 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 4 stars. Laredo Medical Center has a very good hospital, Laredo Medical Center, located nearby, which scored a 89 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Laredo Medical Center's nearest hospital is 1 miles away. The zipcode (78041) in Texas, where Laredo Medical Center is located, has a below average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Laredo Medical Center can be found here.

Laredo Medical 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.

Also, Laredo Medical Center 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, Laredo Medical Center is a Micro community, which means it is a smaller senior community. Some people prefer it for its smaller less institutional setting.

Also, Laredo Medical Center 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.

Amenities

Security

  • Fire Sprinkler System
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    Demographic Profile for Laredo, TX,78041

    Annual Crime
    78041 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 5 4
    Property Crimes 7 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 16%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 96.2 / 100
    Water Quality 90 / 100
    Superfund Sites 91 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 89.4
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 9% Below
    Cost of Food 10% Below
    Utilities 1% Below
    Miscellaneous 4% Below
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 8.08%
    People
    Male Population 48.22%
    Female Population 51.78%
    Median Age 29.7 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $40,637
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Laredo TX
    Percent Religious 70.90%
    Catholic 66.35%
    All Other 4.55%
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Laredo TX
    Hispanic/Latino  91.3%
    White  7.3%
    Asian  0.8%
    Black  0.3%
    Multiracial  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.

    Nearby Hospitals

    Laredo Medical Center

    1700 East Saunders
    Laredo TX 78044
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 956-796-5000
    Average Rating: 89%

    Doctors Hospital Of Laredo

    10700 Mcpherson Road
    Laredo TX 78041
    Distance: 5 miles
    Tel: 956-523-2000
    Average Rating: 78%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Kmart Stores Of Texas Llc

    5001 San Dario Ave
    Distance: 1.5 miles
    (956) 729-1907

    Wal Mart Stores Texas Lp

    5610 San Bernardo Ave
    Distance: 1.5 miles
    (956) 723-1411

    L R Inc

    6801 Mcpherson Rd
    Distance: 1.5 miles
    (956) 796-9600
    Nearby Churches

    Christ Miracle Ctr

    4400 Sanders Ave
    Laredo, TX
    Distance: 0.6 miles

    Mother Cabrini Church

    3018 Davis Ave
    Laredo, TX
    Distance: 0.6 miles

    Holy Family Church

    2705 McPherson Ave
    Laredo, TX
    Distance: 1.3 miles
    Services

  • Micro-Community
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Nursing Home
  • Assisted Living
  • Payment Options

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