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Fairmont Crossing

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173 Brockman Park Dr, Amherst, VA


  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility

Payment Options

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

11/21/2012  -  An OurParents User Writes:

Fairmont Crossing is an average sized, not for profit, nursing home with 120 beds based in Amherst, VA. At last check, the facility had 114 residents indicating that it is 95% occupied which is about average within the state of Virginia. 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 Fairmont Crossing, was 2 stars, which is a lower rating than 59% of nursing homes in Virginia.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Fairmont Crossing with other senior care providers in Virginia. 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 about average. The most recent health inspection was on 05/17/2012.
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Description of Fairmont Crossing in Amherst, VA

Number of Beds : 120

Fairmont Crossing, located in Amherst, Virginia provides the following services: Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Fairmont Crossing has received 2 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 2 stars. Note that there are no hospitals within a 10 miles distance. The zipcode (24521) in Virginia, where Fairmont Crossing is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Fairmont Crossing can be found here.

Fairmont Crossing 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, Fairmont Crossing 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 Amherst, VA,24521


Male Population
Female Population
Median Age
39 Years
Average Household Income

Cost Of Living
Compared to the National Average

9% Below
Cost of Food
4% Below
1% Below
1% Below

Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better

Air Quality
92.4 / 100
Water Quality
81 / 100
Superfund Sites
98 / 100
Physicians per 100k

Annual Crime

Violent Crime
Property Crime