Whisperwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

(866) 309-0069

5502 4 Th St, Lubbock, TX

Whisperwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
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5502 4 Th St
Lubbock
TX
00000
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5502 4 Th St
Lubbock, TX
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Whisperwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is an average sized, not for profit, nursing home with 114 beds based in Lubbock, TX. At last check, the facility had 76 residents indicating that it is 67% occupied which is about average within the state of Texas. 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 Whisperwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, was 4 stars, which is a better rating than 89% of nursing homes in Texas. Important to note that this facility has recently improved and has gone from 3 stars to 4 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Whisperwood Nursing & Rehabilitation 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 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 lower than average. The most recent health inspection was on 12/15/2011.
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Description of Whisperwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Lubbock, TX

Number of Beds : 114

Whisperwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, located in Lubbock, Texas provides the following services: Nursing Home and Short Term Care: Rehabilitation. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Whisperwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center has received 3 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 4 stars. Whisperwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center has a very good hospital, Lubbock Heart Hospital Lp, located nearby, which scored a 91 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Whisperwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center's nearest hospital is 2 miles away. The zipcode (00000) in Texas, where Whisperwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Whisperwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center can be found here.

Whisperwood Nursing & Rehabilitation 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.

Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.

Amenities

Security

  • Fire Sprinkler System
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    Demographic Profile for Lubbock, TX,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 Lubbock TX
    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

    Lubbock Heart Hospital Lp

    4810 North Loop 289
    Lubbock TX 79416
    Distance: 2 miles
    Tel: 806-687-7777
    Average Rating: 91%

    University Medical Center

    602 Indiana Avenue
    Lubbock TX 79415
    Distance: 3 miles
    Tel: 806-775-8200
    Average Rating: 95%

    Covenant Medical Center

    3615 19 Th Street
    Lubbock TX 79410
    Distance: 3 miles
    Tel: 806-725-6000
    Average Rating: 85%

    Trustpoint Hospital

    4302 Princeton
    Lubbock TX 79415
    Distance: 4 miles
    Tel: 806-749-2222
    Average Rating:
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Wal Mart Stores Texas Lp

    702 W Loop 289
    Distance: 0.3 miles
    (806) 793-3001

    Walgreen Co

    5206 4 Th St
    Distance: 0.3 miles
    (806) 792-1377

    Cvs Pharmacy Inc

    608 North Slide Rd
    Distance: 0.3 miles
    (806) 762-1001
    Nearby Churches

    Redbud Baptist Church

    801 Slide Rd
    Lubbock, TX
    Distance: 0.6 miles

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    1101 Slide Rd
    Lubbock, TX
    Distance: 0.7 miles

    Christ Community at Northridge

    5902 11th Pl
    Lubbock, TX
    Distance: 0.9 miles
    Nearby Parks

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    Distance: 0.5 miles

    Whisperwood Median

    4th St
    Lubbock, TX
    Distance: 0.7 miles

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    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Short Term Care: Rehabilitation
  • Payment Options

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