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Bethany Life in Story City, IA

Bethany Life is a larger-sized nursing home facility in Story City, Iowa (Story county). The Nursing Home Site profile for Bethany Life includes: Pricing, Visiting / Business Hours, Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

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They have 180 beds and 153 residents (which would leave 27 beds available). Bethany Life participates in Medicare and Medicaid and are classified as a Non profit - Church related ownership. They offer residential councils. They are not located inside a hospital. They do not belong to a continuing care community.


Bethany Life received an overall rating from CMS of 2 stars compared to the IA average of 3.55 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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24 Hours
Tuesday
24 Hours
Wednesday
24 Hours
Thursday
24 Hours
Friday
24 Hours
Saturday
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Sunday
24 Hours
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Nursing Home:
Bethany Life
Business Name:
Bethany Manor Inc
CMS ID:
165424
Street Address:
212 LAFAYETTE STREET
City:
Story City
State:
Iowa
Zip Code:
50248
CMS Rating:
2 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare and Medicaid
Ownership:
Non profit - Church related
In a Hospital:
No
Councils:
Residential Councils
Special Focus:
No
Continuing Care:
Yes

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They are located at the following address: 212 Lafayette Street in Story City Iowa 50248.
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They can be reached by phone at (515) 733-4325.
Quality of care, CMS Ratings, Services, Staffing, and Top-rated Facilities can be viewed below.

Review Icon Prices and Length of Stay

The average length of stay at Bethany Life is approximately 18.6 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 Bethany Life to Medicare is $767.01 per day (compared to a Iowa average of $663.45) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $382.04 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 Bethany Life 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 Bethany Life is approximately 83 years old.


The last time this data was collected they cared for at least 64 men and 84 women in a one year period that received Medicare benefits. This number fluctuates with each new resident.


Percentage of patients at Bethany Life with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
33%
Alzheimer's
40%
Asthma
20%
Cancer
21%
CHF
44%
COPD
29%
Depression
42%
Diabetes
41%
Hyperlipidemia
72%
IHD
57%
Osteoporosis
17%
RA or OA
51%
Schizophrenia
11%
Stroke
9%

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Activities and Services Icon Additional Care Home Services & Info

Medicare and Medicaid participation for Bethany Life began on Sep 01, 2000.

Special care beds for patients with Alzheimer's are available.

Additional special care rehab beds are available. Please contact the facility for more details.


Services Provided by Bethany Life 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

Ownership Changes: 0
Medicaid ID: 0800235
Financial Year End: 12-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): WPS (IOWA)
CMS Regional Office: Kansas City
Area: Urban
Dually Certified Beds: 180
Alzheimer's Beds: 50
Specialized Rehab Beds: 20

General Information Icon Staff Size

Bethany Life provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
50.4 minutes
LPN / LVN
26.4 minutes
CNA
165.6 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.27 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 3.24 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 Bethany Life. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
7.07
Administration
13.48
CNAs
74.44
Dentists
0.06
Dietitians
0.89
Food Service
24.9
Housekeeping
22
LPN / LVN
13.83
Medical Director
0.06
Medication Tech
17.5
Mental Health
0.06
Nurse Admin
4.57
Nursing Director
1.14
Occ. Therapist
2.07
OT Assistant
0.97
Other Staff
9.37
Pharmacist
0.34
Physical Therapist
1.06
Physician
0.07
Physician Ext.
1.14
Podiatrist
0.06
PT Aide
0.23
PT Assistant
1.51
Qualified Activities
2.29
RNs
19.1
Social Services
2.29
Social Worker
4
Speech Pathology
0.64
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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: 2 stars 2 star overall rating

Health Inspection Rating: 1 stars 1 star health inspection rating

Staff Rating: 5 stars 5 star nurse staffing rating

Quality Measures Rating: 4 stars 4 star quality measures rating

Registered Nurses Rating: 5 stars 5 star rn staff rating


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

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Bethany Life in STORY CITY, Iowa has 180 beds compared to the Iowa average of 70.38 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 153 residents compared to the IA average of 53.29 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 85% occupancy rate compared to the Iowa average of 75.72% and a national average of 81.38%.


Bethany Life's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    2 stars compared to the IA average of 3.55 and a National average of 3.31.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    1 stars compared to the IA average of 2.79 and a National average of 2.78.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    5 stars compared to the IA average of 3.6 and a National average of 2.89.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    4 stars compared to the IA average of 3.94 and a National average of 3.95.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    5 stars compared to the IA average of 3.96 and a National average of 3.05.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 3.4 for Bethany Life versus the IA average of 3.57 and a national average of 3.20.

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Number of Residents:
BETHANY LIFE 153 vs. IA 53.29 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
BETHANY LIFE 180 vs. IA 70.38 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
BETHANY LIFE 3.4 vs. IA 3.568 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
BETHANY LIFE 2 vs. IA 3.55 vs. National 3.04
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OrganizationRole
Bethany Manor Inc5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
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