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Commander Nursing Center in Florence, SC

Commander Nursing Center is a larger-sized nursing home facility in Florence, South Carolina (Florence county). The Nursing Home Site profile for Commander Nursing Center includes: Pricing, Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

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They have 163 beds and 148 residents (which would leave 15 beds available). Commander Nursing Center participates in Medicare and Medicaid and are classified as a For profit - Corporation ownership. They offer both family and residential councils. They are not located inside a hospital. They do not belong to a continuing care community.


Commander Nursing Center received an overall rating from CMS of 3 stars compared to the SC average of 3.28 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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CMS Logo Overall Rating: 3/5 (Full Ratings Below)


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Nursing Home:
Commander Nursing Center
Business Name:
Commander Health Care Facilities
CMS ID:
425119
Street Address:
4438 PAMPLICO HIGHWAY
City:
Florence
State:
South Carolina
Zip Code:
29505
CMS Rating:
3 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare and Medicaid
Ownership:
For profit - Corporation
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: 4438 Pamplico Highway in Florence South Carolina 29505.
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They can be reached by phone at (843) 669-3502.
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 Commander Nursing Center is approximately 36.2 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 Commander Nursing Center to Medicare is $444.47 per day (compared to a South Carolina average of $612.41) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $276.53 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 Commander Nursing 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 Commander Nursing Center is approximately 79 years old.


The last time this data was collected they cared for at least 58 men and 110 women in a one year period that received Medicare benefits. This number fluctuates with each new resident.


Percentage of patients at Commander Nursing Center with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
24.405%
Alzheimer's
64.286%
Asthma
19.048%
Cancer
16.667%
CHF
55.952%
COPD
34.524%
Depression
41.667%
Diabetes
63.69%
Hyperlipidemia
67.262%
IHD
57.738%
Osteoporosis
14.881%
RA or OA
45.238%
Schizophrenia
16.667%
Stroke
25%

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Activities and Services Icon Additional Care Home Services & Info

Medicare and Medicaid participation for Commander Nursing Center began on Jul 01, 1978.


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

Ownership Changes: 0
Medicaid ID: 192677
Financial Year End: 09-30
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): BLUE CROSS (SOUTH CAROLINA)
CMS Regional Office: Atlanta
Area: Urban
Dually Certified Beds: 163
Multi-Facility Name: COMMANDER HEALTH CARE FACILITIES, INC

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Commander Nursing Center provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
27 minutes
LPN / LVN
66.6 minutes
CNA
140.4 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.56 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 2.04 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 Commander Nursing Center. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
4.5
Administration
8.37
CNAs
65.33
Dietitians
0.11
Food Service
18.8
Housekeeping
8.86
LPN / LVN
30.1
Medical Director
0.23
Nurse Admin
4.29
Nursing Director
1.14
Occ. Therapist
0.57
OT Assistant
0.89
Other Staff
12.81
Pharmacist
0.11
Physical Therapist
0.59
Physician
0.23
PT Aide
0.06
PT Assistant
2.11
Qualified Activities
0.97
RNs
6.67
Social Worker
2.14
Speech Pathology
1.01
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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: 3 stars 3 star overall rating

Health Inspection Rating: 2 stars 2 star health inspection rating

Staff Rating: 4 stars 4 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 Florence:
Heritage Home Of Florence Inc


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

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Commander Nursing Center in FLORENCE, South Carolina has 163 beds compared to the South Carolina average of 103.21 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 148 residents compared to the SC average of 83.98 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 90.8% occupancy rate compared to the South Carolina average of 81.37% and a national average of 81.38%.


Commander Nursing Center's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    3 stars compared to the SC average of 3.28 and a National average of 3.31.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    2 stars compared to the SC average of 2.75 and a National average of 2.78.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    4 stars compared to the SC average of 3.06 and a National average of 2.89.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    3 stars compared to the SC average of 3.8 and a National average of 3.95.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    3 stars compared to the SC average of 3.02 and a National average of 3.05.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 3 for Commander Nursing Center versus the SC average of 3.18 and a national average of 3.20.

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Inspection Magnifying Glass Icon Visual / Graphical Comparisons for Commander Nursing Center
Number of Residents:
COMMANDER NURSING CENTER 148 vs. SC 83.98 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
COMMANDER NURSING CENTER 163 vs. SC 103.21 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
COMMANDER NURSING CENTER 3 vs. SC 3.182 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
COMMANDER NURSING CENTER 3 vs. SC 3.28 vs. National 3.04
Hospital Icon Hospitals near Commander Nursing Center
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555 E Cheves St Box 8700
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(843) 777-2900
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Carolinas Hospital System
805 Pamplico Hwy Box 100550
Florence, SC 29505
(843) 674-2500
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