The Brier

(888) 423-8154

601 Rocky Hill Rd, Ronceverte, WV

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601 ROCKY HILL RD
RONCEVERTE
WV
24970
USA
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601 Rocky Hill Rd
Ronceverte, WV
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03/30/2013 An Current/Past Employee Writes: the staff is very knowledgeable and helpful with resident's best interests in mind. Facility is very clean and safe.

5

11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: The Brier is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 90 beds based in Ronceverte, WV. At last check, the facility had 87 residents indicating that it is 97% occupied which is about average within the state of West 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 The Brier, was 3 stars, which is a better rating than 67% of nursing homes in West Virginia. Important to note that this facility has recently improved and has gone from 2 stars to 3 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for The Brier 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 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 06/21/2012.
To view the full report for this facility, and to understand more about its Medicare rating, go to here

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08/09/2012 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: I would like to thank the staff at the Brier for making the transition for my mom
Very pleasant. Everyone makes you feel like family.
They are a wonderful team. I feel very good about leaving
My mom in their capable and caring hands.
Thanks again. S. Cooper

5

03/16/2011 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: Friendly helpful caregivers. Pleasant residents.

5

Description of The Brier in Ronceverte, WV

Number of Beds : 90

The Brier, located in Ronceverte, West Virginia provides the following services: Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. The Brier has received 3 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 5 stars. The Brier has a very good hospital, Greenbrier Valley Medical Center, located nearby, which scored a 86 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The The Brier's nearest hospital is 2 miles away. The zipcode (24970) in West Virginia, where The Brier is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for The Brier can be found here.

The Brier 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 Brier 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

Security

  • Fire Sprinkler System
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    Demographic Profile for Ronceverte, WV,24970

    Annual Crime
    24970 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 2 4
    Property Crimes 3 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 35%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 99 / 100
    Water Quality 99 / 100
    Superfund Sites 95 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 363.5
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 21% Below
    Cost of Food 6% Below
    Utilities 12% Below
    Miscellaneous 7% Below
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 4.44%
    People
    Male Population 48.41%
    Female Population 51.59%
    Median Age 41.1 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $35,614
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Ronceverte WV
    Percent Religious 38.11%
    Baptist 13.28%
    Methodist 8.64%
    Pentecostal 4.18%
    Catholic 4.05%
    Presbyterian 3.75%
    Other Christian 2.70%
    All Other 1.51%
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Ronceverte WV
    White  92.8%
    Black  4.6%
    Hispanic/Latino  1.1%
    Multiracial  1%
    Asian  0.2%

    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

    Greenbrier Valley Medical Center

    202 Maplewood Avenue Po Box 497
    Ronceverte WV 24970
    Distance: 2 miles
    Tel: 304-647-4411
    Average Rating: 86%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Greenbrier Medical Arts Pharmacy Inc

    200 Maplewood Ave
    Distance: 0.3 miles
    (304) 647-5121

    Rite Aid Of West Virginia Inc

    2 Red Oak Shopping Center
    Distance: 0.3 miles
    (304) 645-2096

    Kroger Limited Partnership I

    180 Red Oaks Sc
    Distance: 0.3 miles
    (304) 645-0310
    Nearby Churches

    Living Waters Family Worship

    610 W Main St
    Ronceverte, WV
    Distance: 0.1 miles
    (304) 645-5168

    First Church Of God

    810 Ronceverte Ave
    Ronceverte, WV
    Distance: 0.3 miles
    (304) 647-3145

    Lewisburg Church of Christ

    101 Maple Street
    Lewisburg, WV
    Distance: 4.0 miles
    http://www.church-of-christ.org/
    (304) 645-1606
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    Distance: 0.2 miles

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    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Payment Options

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