To Speak To a Care Advisor
(866) 873-0030
Home > Nursing Homes > West Virginia > Bridgeport > The Heritage, Inc.
The Heritage, Inc.
(866) 827-4997
Rr 4 Box 17
Bridgeport, WV
Housing Types:
  • Assisted Living
  • Nursing Home

The Heritage, Inc.
RR 4 BOX 17
Check pricing and availability
Call (866) 827-4997
or fill out the form below.

Are You the Community Manager?

If you are associated with The Heritage, Inc. , click the Claim Listing button to contact a representative about a free listing with our referral program.

  • Nationwide Network of Care Advisors
  • Work with 25,000 families each month
  • Market your community with Photos, Videos, FAQ

User Reviews

11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: The Heritage, Inc. is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 51 beds based in Bridgeport, WV. At last check, the facility had 46 residents indicating that it is 90% occupied which is about average within the state of West Virginia. The provider accepts only medicare, and provides resident counseling services.
This nursing home and assisted living facility, is not located in a hospital or a continuing care retirement community (CCRC). As of November 2012, the medicare rating for The Heritage, Inc., was 1 star, which is a lower rating than 78% of nursing homes in West Virginia. Important to note that this facility has recently detriorated and has gone from 2 stars to 1 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for The Heritage, Inc. with other senior care providers in West 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 higher than 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 06/22/2011.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here

Description of The Heritage, Inc. in Bridgeport, WV

Built In 1963 , Number of Beds : 51

The Heritage, Inc., located in Bridgeport, West Virginia provides the following services: Assisted Living and Nursing Home. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicaid and Veteran's Benefits. The Heritage, Inc. has received 1 star from Medicare and an average user review rating of 1 star. The Heritage, Inc. has a very good hospital, Clarksburg Va Medical Center, located nearby, which scored a 97 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The The Heritage, Inc.'s nearest hospital is 5 miles away. The zipcode (00000) in West Virginia, where The Heritage, Inc. is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for The Heritage, Inc. can be found here.

The Heritage, Inc. 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 Heritage, Inc. 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.

Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.


Parking & Transportation

  • Access to Public Transportation Nearby
  • Resident Parking
  • Guest Parking
  • Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Community Services

  • Activity Director
  • Beautician/Barber
  • Clubhouse/Meeting Rooms
  • Computer/Internet Access
  • Garden
  • Guest Dining
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Room(s)
  • Laundry Service
  • Storage
  • TV/Media Room
  • Housing Options

  • Shared Room
  • Private Bedroom with Private Bath
  • Private Bedroom with Shared Bath
  • Cable Hook Up
  • Private Courtyard or Patio
  • Private Telephone Line
  • Wheel-In Shower
  • Walk-In Shower
  • Dining Options

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Snack
  • Restaurant Style
  • Room Service as Needed
  • Low Sugar
  • Low Sodium
  • Vegetarian
  • Security

  • 24 Hour Controlled Access
  • 24 Hour Up and Awake Staff
  • Door Alarms (for exit seekers)
  • Emergency In-Room Call System
  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • Personal Assistance

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

  • Wanders
  • Needs Prompting for Their Personal Care
  • Special Health Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Breathing Support with Oxygen
  • Cancer
  • Colostomy or Urostomy
  • Depression
  • Emphysema or Other Lung Disease (COPD)
  • Monitored Intake of Food and Liquids
  • Stroke
  • Tendency To Fall
  • Diabetic Diet
  • Oral Medication
  • Insulin Injection Staff-Administered
  • On-Site Therapy

  • Physical Therapy
  • Restorative Therapy
  • Support Groups for Patients
  • Support Groups for Families or Caregivers
  • Memory Care Services

  • Family Members Able to Join at Mealtime
  • Family Members Able to Participate in Care Plan
  • Specialty Trained Staff
  • Safe Wandering Areas
  • Regular Assessments by Interdisciplinary Staff
  • Environment That is Easy to Navigate
  • Daily Planned Recreational and Social Activities
  • Activities Tailored to Residents’ Abilities
  • Dementia Stage 1
  • Dementia Stage 2
  • Dementia Stage 3
  • Dementia Stage 4
  • Dementia Stage 5
  • Dementia Stage 6
  • For more information about The Heritage, Inc. call (866) 827-4997 to speak with a local Care Advisor

    Demographic Profile for Bridgeport, WV,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
    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
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree
    Male Population
    Female Population
    Median Age Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income
    Population Change
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Bridgeport WV
    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.