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Alston Brook in Lexington, NC

Alston Brook is a medium-sized nursing home facility in Lexington, North Carolina (Davidson county). The Nursing Home Site profile for Alston Brook includes: Pricing, Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

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They have 100 beds and 90 residents (which would leave 10 beds available). Alston Brook participates in Medicare and Medicaid and are classified as a For profit - Corporation ownership. They offer residential councils. They are not located inside a hospital. They do not belong to a continuing care community.


Alston Brook received an overall rating from CMS of 4 stars compared to the NC average of 3.01 and a National average of 3.31. Ratings from residents, family members, and visitors to our site are available below. We encourage you to leave one of your own if you are familiar with their services. We also recommend giving them a call to address any additional senior and nursing care questions you may have after reviewing their Nursing Home Site profile.

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Nursing Home:
Alston Brook
Business Name:
Golden Age Of Lexington, Inc.
CMS ID:
345066
Street Address:
4748 OLD SALISBURY ROAD
City:
Lexington
State:
North Carolina
Zip Code:
27295
CMS Rating:
4 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare and Medicaid
Ownership:
For profit - Corporation
In a Hospital:
No
Councils:
Residential Councils
Special Focus:
No
Continuing Care:
No

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They are located at the following address: 4748 Old Salisbury Road in Lexington North Carolina 27295.
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They can be reached by phone at (336) 956-1132.
Quality of care, CMS Ratings, Services, Staffing, and Top-rated Facilities can be viewed below.

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The average length of stay at Alston Brook is approximately 30.1 days. (this may include both short and long-term care (LTC) visits).

According to our latest records from CMS, the average daily amount billed by Alston Brook to Medicare is $540.37 per day (compared to a North Carolina average of $561.22) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $348.62 per day (after any deductible and coinsurance).

It is worth mentioning that Medicare pays for what they deem as 'medically necessary' skilled nursing care. You can learn more Here.

Please note that the pricing above is the average billed to Medicare. Each person and case is unique. (Supplemental Insurance / Medicare Advantage Plans, single or double rooms, etc). If you are interested in this facility you should contact Alston Brook directly for exact pricing and what options are available for you or your loved one's personal care needs.

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The average age at Alston Brook is approximately 82 years old.


The last time this data was collected they cared for at least 23 men and 92 women in a one year period that received Medicare benefits. This number fluctuates with each new resident.


Percentage of patients at Alston Brook with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
38.261%
Alzheimer's
41.739%
Asthma
25.217%
Cancer
7.826%
CHF
45.217%
COPD
36.522%
Depression
56.522%
Diabetes
37.391%
Hyperlipidemia
66.087%
IHD
52.174%
Osteoporosis
15.652%
RA or OA
61.739%
Schizophrenia
13.913%
Stroke
19.13%

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Activities and Services Icon Additional Care Home Services & Info

Medicare and Medicaid participation for Alston Brook began on Apr 07, 1970.


Services Provided by Alston Brook include:
Clinical Labs, Dental Care, Dietary, Housekeeping, Mental Health, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physician, Physician Extender, Podiatry, Physical Therapy, Social Work, Speech Pathology, Therapeutic Activities, Therapeutic Social Services, Therapeutic Qualified Activities, X-rays

Ownership Changes: 3
Last Ownership Change: 06-13-2005
Medicaid ID: 3415066
Financial Year End: 09-30
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): BLUE CROSS (SOUTH CAROLINA)
CMS Regional Office: Atlanta
Area: Urban
Dually Certified Beds: 100

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Alston Brook provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
29.4 minutes
LPN / LVN
76.2 minutes
CNA
138.6 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.76 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 4.5 minutes per day per resident (the national average is 6 minutes).


Additional Staffing can be viewed below. Each number represents a Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Employee of the type listed above it at Alston Brook. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
1.11
Administration
7.77
CNAs
54.51
Dentists
0.11
Dietitians
0.23
Food Service
14.16
Housekeeping
11.73
LPN / LVN
28.77
Medical Director
0.43
Medication Tech
0.36
Mental Health
0.11
Nursing Director
1.14
Occ. Therapist
1.14
OT Assistant
1.79
Other Staff
2.4
Pharmacist
0.5
Physical Therapist
1.14
Physician Ext.
0.57
Podiatrist
0.11
PT Assistant
1.71
Qualified Activities
1.09
RNs
10.71
Social Services
2.1
Social Worker
1.38
Speech Pathology
1.14
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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) does their best to provide a fair assessment of every Nursing Home, but please note these ratings are a snapshot in time.

Star ratings are often best used for basic comparisons and when deciding which facilities to visit. However, nothing beats actually visiting the nursing home yourself when possible.

Overall Rating: 4 stars 4 star overall rating

Health Inspection Rating: 4 stars 4 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: 3 stars 3 star rn staff rating


Compare these ratings with one of the highest rated nursing homes in Lexington:
Abbotts Creek Center


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

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Alston Brook in LEXINGTON, North Carolina has 100 beds compared to the North Carolina average of 103.45 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 90 residents compared to the NC average of 81.72 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 90% occupancy rate compared to the North Carolina average of 78.99% and a national average of 81.38%.


Alston Brook's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    4 stars compared to the NC average of 3.01 and a National average of 3.31.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    4 stars compared to the NC average of 2.79 and a National average of 2.78.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    3 stars compared to the NC average of 2.49 and a National average of 2.89.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    3 stars compared to the NC average of 3.58 and a National average of 3.95.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    3 stars compared to the NC average of 2.71 and a National average of 3.05.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 3.4 for Alston Brook versus the NC average of 2.92 and a national average of 3.20.

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Number of Residents:
ALSTON BROOK 90 vs. NC 81.72 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
ALSTON BROOK 100 vs. NC 103.45 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
ALSTON BROOK 3.4 vs. NC 2.916 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
ALSTON BROOK 4 vs. NC 3.01 vs. National 3.04
Hospital Icon Hospitals near Alston Brook
Lexington Memorial Hospital Inc
250 Hospital Drive Po Box 1817
Lexington, NC 27293
(336) 248-5161
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