Columbia Lutheran Home

(877) 525-5410

4700 Phinney Ave N, Seattle, WA

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4700 PHINNEY AVE N
SEATTLE
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00000
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Seattle, WA
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02/23/2013 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: This place looks good but they keep favorite patients and bump their less favorites. My family member was assaulted BRUISED AND THEN BLAMED FOR THE ASSAULT!
I now refer to this place as "Motel Hell" for the
elderly. review of Columbia lutheran home.

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02/23/2013 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: This place looks good but they keep favorite patients and bump their less favorites. My family member was assaulted BRUISED AND THEN BLAMED FOR THE ASSAULT!
I now refer to this place as "Motel Hell" for the
elderly. review of Columbia lutheran home.

1

02/23/2013 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: This place looks good but they keep favorite patients and bump their less favorites. My family member was assaulted BRUISED AND THEN BLAMED FOR THE ASSAULT!
I now refer to this place as "Motel Hell" for the
elderly. review of Columbia lutheran home.

1

02/23/2013 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: This place looks good but they keep favorite patients and bump their less favorites. My family member was assaulted BRUISED AND THEN BLAMED FOR THE ASSAULT!
I now refer to this place as "Motel Hell" for the
elderly. review of Columbia lutheran home.

1

02/23/2013 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: This place looks good but they keep favorite patients and bump their less favorites. My family member was assaulted BRUISED AND THEN BLAMED FOR THE ASSAULT!
I now refer to this place as "Motel Hell" for the
elderly. review of Columbia lutheran home.

1

01/13/2013 An Interested Visitor Writes: NOT SUITABLE FOR MY MOM

1

11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Columbia Lutheran Home is an average sized, not for profit, nursing home with 116 beds based in Seattle, WA. At last check, the facility had 106 residents indicating that it is 91% occupied which is about average within the state of Washington. 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 Columbia Lutheran Home, was 5 stars. Only 19% of nursing homes have 5 stars in Washington. Important to note that this facility has recently improved and has gone from 3 stars to 5 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Columbia Lutheran Home with other senior care providers in Washington. 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 08/29/2012.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here

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08/10/2011 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: Poor treatment of my grandmother. Nurses did not check on her or come in timely manner when called.

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Description of Columbia Lutheran Home in Seattle, WA

Number of Beds : 116

Columbia Lutheran Home, located in Seattle, Washington provides the following services: Nursing Home. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare, Medicaid, and Veteran's Benefits. Columbia Lutheran Home has received 5 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 2 stars. Columbia Lutheran Home has a very good hospital, University Of Washington Medical Ctr, located nearby, which scored a 90 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Columbia Lutheran Home's nearest hospital is 2 miles away. The zipcode (00000) in Washington, where Columbia Lutheran Home is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Columbia Lutheran Home can be found here.

Columbia Lutheran 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.

Columbia Lutheran Home has provided hihg quality, compassionate care since 1920. Our rehabilitation unit specializes in returning people to their homes. We offer physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy onsite 7 days a week. Our location, near the Woodland Park Zoo, is easily accesible on bus lines and near highways.

Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.

Amenities

Parking & Transportation

  • Access to Public Transportation Nearby
  • Guest Parking
  • Community Services

  • Activity Director
  • Beautician/Barber
  • Concierge
  • Garden
  • Guest Dining
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Service
  • Library
  • Maintenance Director
  • Swimming Pool
  • Housing Options

  • Shared Room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable Hook Up
  • Wheel-In Shower
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Private Telephone Line
  • Dining Options

  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Snack
  • Restaurant Style
  • Family Style
  • Low Sugar
  • Low Sodium
  • Security

  • 24 Hour Up and Awake Staff
  • Emergency In-Room Call System
  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • Personal Assistance

  • Foot Care
  • Activities of Daily Living (bathing, grooming, dressing, eating, etc.)
  • Catheter Management
  • Sitting, Standing, Walking
  • Toileting
  • Medication Management
  • Special Health Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Breathing Support with Oxygen
  • Broken Bones
  • Cancer
  • Colostomy or Urostomy
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Emphysema or Other Lung Disease (COPD)
  • Heart Disease or Heart Failure
  • Management of an I.V.
  • Management of a Feeding Tube
  • Monitored Intake of Food and Liquids
  • Osteoporosis
  • Stroke
  • Tendency To Fall
  • Severe Brain Injury
  • Diabetic Diet
  • Oral Medication
  • Insulin Injection Staff-Administered
  • On-Site Therapy

  • Dental Care
  • Eye Care
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Restorative Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • For more information about Columbia Lutheran Home call (877) 525-5410 to speak with a local Care Advisor


    Demographic Profile for Seattle, WA,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 Seattle WA
    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

    University Of Washington Medical Ctr

    1959 Ne Pacific St
    Seattle WA 98195
    Distance: 2 miles
    Tel: 206-598-3300
    Average Rating: 90%

    Northwest Hospital

    1550 North 115 Th Street
    Seattle WA 98133
    Distance: 4 miles
    Tel: 206-364-0500
    Average Rating: 88%

    Group Health Central Hospital

    201 16 Th Avenue East
    Seattle WA 98112
    Distance: 4 miles
    Tel: 206-326-3000
    Average Rating: 90%

    Virginia Mason Medical Center

    925 Seneca Street
    Seattle WA 98101
    Distance: 4 miles
    Tel: 206-223-6600
    Average Rating: 94%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Safeway Inc

    8704 Greenwood Ave N
    Distance: 0.8 miles
    (206) 494-0440

    Walgreen Co

    8701 Greenwood Ave N
    Distance: 0.8 miles
    (206) 706-2512

    The Bartell Drug Company

    1820 N 45 Th St
    Distance: 0.8 miles
    (206) 632-3314
    Nearby Churches

    Emmanuel Bible Church

    503 N 50th St
    Seattle, WA
    Distance: 0.1 miles

    Church Of Jesus Christ Of Lds

    5555 Phinney Ave N
    Seattle, WA
    Distance: 0.4 miles
    (206) 782-7114

    St Benedict Church

    1805 N 49th St
    Seattle, WA
    Distance: 0.8 miles
    Nearby Parks

    Fremont Peak Park

    4357 Palatine Ave N
    Seattle, WA
    Distance: 0.2 miles

    Woodland Park Zoo

    601 N 59th St
    Seattle, WA
    Distance: 0.4 miles

    Ross Playground

    4320 4th Ave NW
    Seattle, WA
    Distance: 0.4 miles
    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Payment Options

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

  • arts and crafts
  • bingo
  • card games
  • cooking and baking
  • holiday and birthday parties
  • boating
  • cultural events
  • hiking and walking trails
  • a senior center
  • shopping and book club.