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Fitzgerald Nursing Home is a medium-sized nursing home facility in FITZGERALD, Georgia ( Ben Hill county ). They have 78 beds and house 59 residents. Fitzgerald Nursing Home participates in Medicare and Medicaid and are classified as a For profit - Corporation ownership. They offer both family and residential councils. They are not located inside of a hospital. Fitzgerald Nursing Home belongs to a chain of nursing homes. They do not belong to a continuing care community.
Additional information about Fitzgerald Nursing Home can be viewed by clicking one of the links above for directions and maps, inspection / survey results, and user reviews. Quality of care and other service information can be reviewed below. They are located at 185 Bowen's Mill Highway, 31750 in Fitzgerald Georgia and can be reached at (229) 423-4361.


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Rating: 2.8/5 (4 ratings submitted)

Basic Information
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Name: Fitzgerald Nursing Home

Nursing Home ID Number: 115617



State: GA

Zip Code: 31750

Phone Number: (229) 423-4361

Sprinklers: Fully Sprinklered

Health Care Participation: Medicare and Medicaid

Type of Ownership: For profit - Corporation

Is it inside a hospital?: NO

Do they own Multiple Nursing Homes?: YES

Resident and/or Family Councils: BOTH

Quality Indicator Survey Status: YES

Is it a Special Focus facility (more frequent inspections)?: NO

Is it part of a Continuing Care Facility?: NO

Staff Size

Fitzgerald Nursing Home provides an average of 0.2 registered nurse hours, 1.2 Licensed practical nurse / LVN hours, and 2.54 CNA hours per day per resident.
Licensed nursing hours average 1.54 hours per day.

Additional Care Home Services
Medicare and Medicaid participation for Fitzgerald Nursing Home began on Oct 14, 1996.
  • Activity services: on and off of site
  • Dental health: offsite
  • Dietary services: onsite
  • Housekeeping services: onsite
  • Mental health services: on and off of site
  • Nursing services: onsite
  • Occupational therapy: onsite
  • Pharmacy services: onsite
  • Physical therapy: onsite
  • Physician services: onsite
  • Podiatrist services: on and off of site
  • Therapeutic recreational specialists: offsite
  • X-ray services: onsite
Medicare and Medicaid Ratings

Overall Rating: 3 stars 3 star overall rating

Health Inspection Rating: 3 stars 3 star health inspection rating

Staff Rating: 3 stars 3 star nurse staffing rating

Quality Measures Rating: 3 stars 3 star quality measures rating

Registered Nurses Rating: 1 stars 1 star rn staff rating

  • ratings are out of 5 with 5 being the best and 1 being the worst.
Ratings Comparison

Fitzgerald Nursing Home in FITZGERALD, Georgia has 78 beds compared to a Georgia average of 111.51 and a National average of 106.41. As of the last update they had 59 residents compared to a GA average of 95.43 and a National average of 88.66. This results in a 76% occupancy rate compared to a Georgia average of 86.41% and a national average of 81.98%.

FITZGERALD NURSING HOME's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating: 3 stars compared to a GA average of 2.95 and a National average of 3.04.
  2. Health Inspection Rating: 3 stars compared to a GA average of 2.88 and a National average of 2.81.
  3. Nurses Rating: 3 stars compared to a GA average of 2.37 and a National average of 3.00.
  4. Quality Measures Rating: 3 stars compared to a GA average of 3.47 and a National average of 3.16.
  5. RN Only Rating: 1 stars compared to a GA average of 2.12 and a National average of 2.96.
Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 2.6 for FITZGERALD NURSING HOME versus the GA average of 2.758 and a national average of 2.99.

Visual / Graphical Comparisons for FITZGERALD NURSING HOME

Number of Residents:
FITZGERALD NURSING HOME 59 vs. GA 95.43 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
FITZGERALD NURSING HOME 78 vs. GA 111.51 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
FITZGERALD NURSING HOME 2.6 vs. GA 2.758 vs. National 2.99
Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) Overall Rating:
FITZGERALD NURSING HOME 3 vs. GA 2.95 vs. National 3.04
Hospitals near Fitzgerald Nursing Home
Dorminy Medical Center
200 Perry House Road, Box 1447
Fitzgerald, GA 31750
(229) 424-7100
Acute Care Hospitals
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