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Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons in Aurora, CO

Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons is a larger-sized nursing home facility in Aurora, Colorado (Adams county). The Nursing Home Site profile for Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons includes: Pricing, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

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They have 180 beds and 167 residents (which would leave 13 beds available). Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons participates in Medicare and Medicaid and are classified as a Government - State ownership. They offer both family and residential councils. They are not located inside a hospital. They do not belong to a continuing care community.


Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons received an overall rating from CMS of 4 stars compared to the CO average of 3.57 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:
Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons
Business Name:
State Of Colorado
CMS ID:
065380
Street Address:
1919 QUENTIN STREET
City:
Aurora
State:
Colorado
Zip Code:
80045
CMS Rating:
4 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare and Medicaid
Ownership:
Government - State
In a Hospital:
No
Councils:
Both Family And Residential Councils
Special Focus:
No
Continuing Care:
No

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They are located at the following address: 1919 Quentin Street in Aurora Colorado 80045.
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They can be reached by phone at (720) 857-6400.
Quality of care, CMS Ratings, Services, Staffing, and Top-rated Facilities can be viewed below.

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According to our latest records from CMS, the average daily amount billed by Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons to Medicare is $586.97 per day (compared to a Colorado average of $710.04) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $409.30 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 Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons directly for exact pricing and what options are available for you or your loved one's personal care needs.

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Medicare and Medicaid participation for Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons began on Mar 01, 2003.

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


Services Provided by Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons include:
Dietary, Housekeeping, Mental Health, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physician, Physician Extender, Physical Therapy, Social Work, Speech Pathology, Therapeutic Activities, Therapeutic Social Services, Therapeutic Qualified Activities

Ownership Changes: 0
Medicaid ID: 82159815
Financial Year End: 06-30
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): NOVITAS (COLORADO)
CMS Regional Office: Denver
Area: Urban
Dually Certified Beds: 180
Alzheimer's Beds: 21
Multi-Facility Name: Division of Veterans Comm Liv Ctrs

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Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
56.4 minutes
LPN / LVN
54 minutes
CNA
156.6 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.84 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 3.66 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 Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons. Read how FTE is defined.

Administration
15.36
CNAs
80.44
Dietitians
2.8
Food Service
29.64
Housekeeping
26.53
LPN / LVN
27.23
Medical Director
0.17
Mental Health
0.53
Nurse Admin
11
Nursing Director
1.14
Occ. Therapist
1.2
OT Assistant
0.99
Other Staff
7.73
Pharmacist
3.2
Physical Therapist
1.34
Physician
0.29
Physician Ext.
0.77
PT Assistant
1.35
Qualified Activities
6.31
RNs
12.63
Social Services
3.57
Social Worker
0.57
Speech Pathology
0.93
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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.

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Overall Rating: 4 stars 4 star overall rating

Health Inspection Rating: 3 stars 3 star health inspection rating

Staff Rating: 5 stars 5 star nurse staffing rating

Quality Measures Rating: 2 stars 2 star quality measures rating

Registered Nurses Rating: 5 stars 5 star rn staff rating


Compare these ratings with one of the highest rated nursing homes in Aurora:
Life Care Center Of Aurora


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

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Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons in AURORA, Colorado has 180 beds compared to the Colorado average of 93.02 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 167 residents compared to the CO average of 69.98 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 92.78% occupancy rate compared to the Colorado average of 75.23% and a national average of 81.38%.


Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    4 stars compared to the CO average of 3.57 and a National average of 3.31.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    3 stars compared to the CO average of 2.69 and a National average of 2.78.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    5 stars compared to the CO average of 3.51 and a National average of 2.89.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    2 stars compared to the CO average of 4.15 and a National average of 3.95.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    5 stars compared to the CO average of 3.85 and a National average of 3.05.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 3.8 for Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons versus the CO average of 3.55 and a national average of 3.20.

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Number of Residents:
COLORADO STATE VETERANS HOME AT FITZSIMONS 167 vs. CO 69.98 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
COLORADO STATE VETERANS HOME AT FITZSIMONS 180 vs. CO 93.02 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
COLORADO STATE VETERANS HOME AT FITZSIMONS 3.8 vs. CO 3.554 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
COLORADO STATE VETERANS HOME AT FITZSIMONS 4 vs. CO 3.57 vs. National 3.04
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