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Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center in Nanticoke, PA

Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center is a medium-sized nursing home facility in Nanticoke, Pennsylvania (Luzerne county). The Nursing Home Site profile for Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center includes: Pricing, Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

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They have 121 beds and 113 residents (which would leave 8 beds available). Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation 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.


Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center received an overall rating from CMS of 3 stars compared to the PA average of 3.29 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:
Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center
Business Name:
Birchwood Snf Llc
CMS ID:
395651
Street Address:
395 EAST MIDDLE ROAD
City:
Nanticoke
State:
Pennsylvania
Zip Code:
18634
CMS Rating:
3 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:
Yes

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They are located at the following address: 395 East Middle Road in Nanticoke Pennsylvania 18634.
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They can be reached by phone at (570) 735-2973.
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 Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center is approximately 29.2 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 Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center to Medicare is $922.27 per day (compared to a Pennsylvania average of $726.80) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $324.04 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 Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center 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 Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center is approximately 78 years old.


The last time this data was collected they cared for at least 78 men and 140 women in a one year period that received Medicare benefits. This number fluctuates with each new resident.


Percentage of patients at Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
32.569%
Alzheimer's
47.248%
Asthma
27.064%
Cancer
16.514%
CHF
54.128%
COPD
42.202%
Depression
45.872%
Diabetes
46.789%
Hyperlipidemia
67.89%
Osteoporosis
41.284%
Schizophrenia
19.725%
Stroke
20.183%

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Activities and Services Icon Additional Care Home Services & Info

Medicare and Medicaid participation for Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center began on Apr 09, 1984.


Services Provided by Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation 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, X-rays

Ownership Changes: 1
Last Ownership Change: 01-01-2008
Medicaid ID: 1020508460001
Financial Year End: 12-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): BLUE CROSS (WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA)
CMS Regional Office: Philadelphia
Area: Urban
Dually Certified Beds: 121

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Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
29.4 minutes
LPN / LVN
48.6 minutes
CNA
112.8 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.3 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


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

Activities
4.86
Administration
8.03
CNAs
43.51
Dentists
0.06
Dietitians
0.06
Food Service
14.06
Housekeeping
4.31
LPN / LVN
19.08
Medical Director
0.06
Mental Health
0.03
Nurse Admin
7.71
Nursing Director
1.14
Occ. Therapist
3.77
OT Assistant
1.1
Other Staff
5.41
Physical Therapist
2.34
Physician
0.04
Physician Ext.
0.03
Podiatrist
0.06
PT Assistant
1.9
Qualified Activities
1.14
RNs
4.87
Social Services
2.36
Social Worker
1.25
Speech Pathology
2.21
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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: 3 stars 3 star overall rating

Health Inspection Rating: 3 stars 3 star health inspection rating

Staff Rating: 2 stars 2 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 Nanticoke:
Guardian Healthcare And Rehabilitation Center


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

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Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center in NANTICOKE, Pennsylvania has 121 beds compared to the Pennsylvania average of 126.76 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 113 residents compared to the PA average of 106.49 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 93.39% occupancy rate compared to the Pennsylvania average of 84.01% and a national average of 81.38%.


Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    3 stars compared to the PA average of 3.29 and a National average of 3.31.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    3 stars compared to the PA average of 2.8 and a National average of 2.78.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    2 stars compared to the PA average of 2.94 and a National average of 2.89.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    3 stars compared to the PA average of 3.95 and a National average of 3.95.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    3 stars compared to the PA average of 3.51 and a National average of 3.05.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 2.8 for Birchwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Center versus the PA average of 3.30 and a national average of 3.20.

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Number of Residents:
BIRCHWOOD NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER 113 vs. PA 106.49 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
BIRCHWOOD NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER 121 vs. PA 126.76 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
BIRCHWOOD NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER 2.8 vs. PA 3.298 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
BIRCHWOOD NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER 3 vs. PA 3.29 vs. National 3.04
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