Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home
34 Prospect St, North Bennington, VT
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Description of Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home in North Bennington, VT
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Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home, located in North Bennington, Vermont provides the following services: Nursing Home, Assisted Living, Micro-Community: Residential Care Facility, Skilled Nursing Facility, Hospice, and Continued Care Community. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home has an average user review rating of 5 stars. Accommodations at Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home, start at $2,640 a month. Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home has a very good hospital, Southwestern Vermont Medical Center, located nearby, which scored a 84 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home's nearest hospital is 4 miles away. The zipcode (05257) in Vermont, where Watson House & Prospect 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 Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home can be found here.
Watson House & Prospect 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, Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home 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, Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home is a Micro community, which means it is a smaller senior community. It is a Residential Care Facility. Some people prefer it for its smaller less institutional setting.
Also, Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home care provider provides hospice care. Hospice care is an infusion of home care and facility care provided to benefit terminally ill patients and support their families through their tough times.
Also, Watson House & Prospect 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.
For more information about Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home call (888) 339-4721 to speak with a local Care Advisor
Demographic Profile for North Bennington, VT,05257
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