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Berkshire Health Care Center in Sandisfield, MA

Berkshire Health Care Center is a smaller-sized nursing home facility in Sandisfield, Massachusetts (Berkshire county). The Nursing Home Site profile for Berkshire Health Care Center includes: Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

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They have 57 beds and 56 residents (which would leave 1 bed available). Berkshire Health Care Center 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.


Berkshire Health Care Center received an overall rating from CMS of 4 stars compared to the MA average of 3.54 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:
Berkshire Health Care Center
Business Name:
Berkshire Ma Snf Llc
CMS ID:
225771
Street Address:
7 SANDISFIELD ROAD BOX 216
City:
Sandisfield
State:
Massachusetts
Zip Code:
01255
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: 7 Sandisfield Road Box 216 in Sandisfield Massachusetts 01255.
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They can be reached by phone at (413) 258-4731.
Quality of care, CMS Ratings, Services, Staffing, and Top-rated Facilities can be viewed below.

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Medicare and Medicaid participation for Berkshire Health Care Center began on Oct 01, 2006.


Services Provided by Berkshire Health Care Center include:
Blood Admin, 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, Vocational Services, X-rays

Ownership Changes: 2
Last Ownership Change: 12-22-2010
Medicaid ID: 110087885A
Financial Year End: 12-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): NATIONAL HERITAGE (MASSACHUSETTS)
CMS Regional Office: Boston
Area: Urban
Dually Certified Beds: 57
Multi-Facility Name: Athena Healthcare Associates, Inc.

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Berkshire Health Care Center provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
22.2 minutes
LPN / LVN
37.2 minutes
CNA
102.6 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 0.99 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 9.78 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 Berkshire Health Care Center. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
3.64
Administration
2.09
CNAs
19.55
Dietitians
0.23
Food Service
6.97
Housekeeping
4.83
LPN / LVN
7.36
Medical Director
0.06
Mental Health
0.16
Nurse Admin
4.61
Nursing Director
1.14
Occ. Therapist
0.77
Other Staff
3.66
Physical Therapist
0.51
RNs
3.99
Social Services
0.59
Social Worker
1.04
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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: 3 stars 3 star health inspection rating

Staff Rating: 3 stars 3 star nurse staffing rating

Quality Measures Rating: 5 stars 5 star quality measures rating

Registered Nurses Rating: 3 stars 3 star rn staff rating


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

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Berkshire Health Care Center in SANDISFIELD, Massachusetts has 57 beds compared to the Massachusetts average of 114.80 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 56 residents compared to the MA average of 92.89 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 98.25% occupancy rate compared to the Massachusetts average of 80.91% and a national average of 81.38%.


Berkshire Health Care Center's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    4 stars compared to the MA average of 3.54 and a National average of 3.31.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    3 stars compared to the MA average of 2.86 and a National average of 2.78.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    3 stars compared to the MA average of 3.39 and a National average of 2.89.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    5 stars compared to the MA average of 4.06 and a National average of 3.95.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    3 stars compared to the MA average of 3.69 and a National average of 3.05.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 3.6 for Berkshire Health Care Center versus the MA average of 3.51 and a national average of 3.20.

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Number of Residents:
BERKSHIRE HEALTH CARE CENTER 56 vs. MA 92.89 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
BERKSHIRE HEALTH CARE CENTER 57 vs. MA 114.80 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
BERKSHIRE HEALTH CARE CENTER 3.6 vs. MA 3.508 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
BERKSHIRE HEALTH CARE CENTER 4 vs. MA 3.54 vs. National 3.04
Question Mark Icon Ownership, Operational, and Management for Berkshire Health Care Center
OrganizationRole
Athena Health Care Systems Ma Llc5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
Athena Health Care Associates, Inc.Operational/managerial Control
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