Life Care Center Of Skagit Valley

(866) 309-0069

1462 W State Route 20, Sedro Woolley, WA

Life Care Center Of Skagit Valley
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1462 W STATE ROUTE 20
SEDRO WOOLLEY
WA
98284
USA
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1462 W State Route 20
Sedro Woolley, WA
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Life Care Center of Skagit Valley is a large, for profit, nursing home with 150 beds based in Sedro Woolley, WA. At last check, the facility had 84 residents indicating that it is 56% occupied which is less than 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 Life Care Center Of Skagit Valley, was 2 stars, which is a lower rating than 67% of nursing homes in Washington. Important to note that this facility has recently detriorated and has gone from 4 stars to 2 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Life Care Center Of Skagit Valley 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 03/16/2012.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here

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06/07/2010 An OurParents User Writes: I have extensive experience in navigating the health care system. My experience at Life Care Center of Skagit Valley exceeded my expectations. I would highly recommend this facility and their staff who do “whatever it takes” to treat each resident with care and respect.

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Description of Life Care Center Of Skagit Valley in Sedro Woolley, WA

Number of Beds : 150

Life Care Center Of Skagit Valley, located in Sedro Woolley, Washington provides the following services: Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Life Care Center Of Skagit Valley has received 2 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 4 stars. Life Care Center Of Skagit Valley has a very good hospital, United General Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 89 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Life Care Center Of Skagit Valley's nearest hospital is 1 miles away. The zipcode (98284) in Washington, where Life Care Center Of Skagit Valley is located, has an average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Life Care Center Of Skagit Valley can be found here.

Life Care Center of Skagit Valley 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, Life Care Center of Skagit Valley 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.

Amenities

Community Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Service
  • Security

  • 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

  • Colostomy or Urostomy
  • For more information about Life Care Center Of Skagit Valley call (866) 309-0069 to speak with a local Care Advisor


    Demographic Profile for Sedro Woolley, WA,98284

    Annual Crime
    98284 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 2 4
    Property Crimes 7 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 47%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 96.8 / 100
    Water Quality 52 / 100
    Superfund Sites 100 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 228.8
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 4% Above
    Cost of Food 6% Above
    Utilities 15% Below
    Miscellaneous 5% Above
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 3.67%
    People
    Male Population 49.46%
    Female Population 50.54%
    Median Age 36.7 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $53,711
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Sedro Woolley WA
    Percent Religious 40.94%
    Catholic 17.53%
    Other Christian 5.26%
    Lutheran 4.59%
    Pentecostal 3.92%
    Baptist 3.68%
    LDS 2.70%
    Methodist 2.18%
    All Other 1.08%
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Sedro Woolley WA
    White  89.7%
    Hispanic/Latino  5.3%
    Native American  2%
    Multiracial  1.6%
    Asian  0.7%
    Black  0.4%
    Other  0.2%
    Hawaiian/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

    United General Hospital

    2000 Hospital Drive
    Sedro Woolley WA 98284
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 360-856-6021
    Average Rating: 89%

    Skagit Valley Hospital

    1415 Kincaid Street
    Mount Vernon WA 98274
    Distance: 6 miles
    Tel: 360-424-4111
    Average Rating: 86%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Rainier Home Healthcare Pharmacy

    810 Metcalf St
    Distance: 4.3 miles
    (360) 855-0251

    Ranier Home Healthcare Phcy

    810 Metcalf St
    Distance: 4.3 miles
    (360) 855-2800

    Thrifty Payless Inc

    851 Moore Street
    Distance: 4.3 miles
    (360) 856-2153
    Nearby Churches

    Immaculate Heart Of Mary Chr

    719 Ferry St
    Sedro-Woolley, WA
    Distance: 1.7 miles
    (360) 855-0077

    Bethel Assembly Of God Church

    805 Township St
    Sedro-Woolley, WA
    Distance: 1.9 miles
    http://www.bethelsedro.com
    (360) 856-0871

    Church Of Jesus Christ Of Lds

    1122 McGarigle Rd
    Sedro-Woolley, WA
    Distance: 2.4 miles
    (360) 856-0807
    Nearby Parks

    Bingham City Park

    Sedro-Woolley, WA
    Distance: 1.2 miles

    Natural Resources Department

    919 N Township St
    Sedro-Woolley, WA
    Distance: 2.5 miles

    Maiben City Park

    Burlington, WA
    Distance: 3.0 miles
    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Payment Options

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