The Carrington

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2406 Atherholt Rd, Lynchburg, VA

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Lynchburg, VA
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: The Carrington is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 97 beds based in Lynchburg, VA. At last check, the facility had 85 residents indicating that it is 88% occupied which is about average within the state of Virginia. The provider accepts both medicare and medicaid programs, and provides resident and family 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 The Carrington, was 4 stars, which is a better rating than 83% of nursing homes in Virginia. Important to note that this facility has recently improved and has gone from 2 stars to 4 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for The Carrington 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 01/11/2012.
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02/05/2011 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: I do not recommend this place to anyone.


Description of The Carrington in Lynchburg, VA

Number of Beds : 97

The Carrington, located in Lynchburg, Virginia provides the following services: Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. The Carrington has received 3 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 3 stars. Accommodations at The Carrington, start at $4,500 a month. The Carrington has a very good hospital, Centra Health, located nearby, which scored a 97 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The The Carrington's nearest hospital is 0 miles away. The zipcode (24501) in Virginia, where The Carrington is located, has a below average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for The Carrington can be found here.

The Carrington 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, The Carrington 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 Lynchburg, VA,24501

    Annual Crime
    24501 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 6 4
    Property Crimes 5 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 32%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 62.4 / 100
    Water Quality 100 / 100
    Superfund Sites 78 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 448.1
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 21% Below
    Cost of Food 3% Below
    Utilities 1% Below
    Miscellaneous 4% Below
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 5.53%
    Male Population 45.63%
    Female Population 54.37%
    Median Age 32.9 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $29,525
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Lynchburg VA
    Percent Religious 49.39%
    Baptist 13.46%
    Other Christian 12.71%
    Methodist 10.39%
    Catholic 6.82%
    Episcopalian 2.56%
    All Other 3.44%
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Lynchburg VA
    White  59.5%
    Black  36%
    Multiracial  1.5%
    Asian  1.2%
    Hispanic/Latino  1.1%
    Other  0.3%

    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

    Centra Health

    1920 Atherholt Road
    Lynchburg VA 24501
    Distance: 0 miles
    Tel: 434-947-4705
    Average Rating: 97%

    Central Virginia Training Center

    Po Box 1098
    Lynchburg VA 24505
    Distance: 2 miles
    Tel: 804-947-6000
    Average Rating:
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Virginia Cvs Pharmacy Llc

    2223 Florida Ave
    Distance: 0.8 miles
    (434) 846-8481

    Virginia Cvs Pharmacy Llc

    2259 Langhorne Rd
    Distance: 0.8 miles
    (804) 845-5953

    Virginia Cvs Pharmacy Llc

    3100 Old Forest Rd
    Distance: 0.8 miles
    (434) 384-0497
    Nearby Churches

    All Peoples Church

    2416 Langhorne Rd
    Lynchburg, VA
    Distance: 0.2 miles
    (434) 528-0001

    Amazing Grace Ministries

    101 Morgan St
    Lynchburg, VA
    Distance: 0.2 miles
    (434) 847-6334

    Euclid Christian Church

    2220 Memorial Ave
    Lynchburg, VA
    Distance: 0.5 miles

  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Payment Options

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