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Desert Terrace Healthcare Center in Phoenix, AZ

Desert Terrace Healthcare Center is a medium-sized nursing home facility in Phoenix, Arizona (Maricopa county). The Nursing Home Site profile for Desert Terrace Healthcare Center includes: Pricing, Visiting / Business Hours, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

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They have 108 beds and 85 residents (which would leave 23 beds available). Desert Terrace Healthcare 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.


Desert Terrace Healthcare Center received an overall rating from CMS of 4 stars compared to the AZ 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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Question Mark Icon Business Hours
Monday
24 Hours
Tuesday
24 Hours
Wednesday
24 Hours
Thursday
24 Hours
Friday
24 Hours
Saturday
24 Hours
Sunday
24 Hours
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CMS Logo Overall Rating: 4/5 (Full Ratings Below)


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Nursing Home:
Desert Terrace Healthcare Center
Business Name:
24th Street Healthcare Associates Llc
CMS ID:
035014
Street Address:
2509 NORTH 24TH STREET
City:
Phoenix
State:
Arizona
Zip Code:
85008
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: 2509 North 24th Street in Phoenix Arizona 85008.
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They can be reached by phone at (602) 273-1347.
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 Desert Terrace Healthcare Center to Medicare is $445.00 per day (compared to a Arizona average of $696.71) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $391.73 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 Desert Terrace Healthcare Center 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 Desert Terrace Healthcare Center began on Aug 01, 1972.


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

Ownership Changes: 2
Medicaid ID: 165060
Financial Year End: 09-30
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): MUTUAL OF OMAHA
CMS Regional Office: San Francisco
Area: Urban
Dually Certified Beds: 108
Multi-Facility Name: Bandera Healthcare

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Desert Terrace Healthcare Center provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
31.2 minutes
LPN / LVN
63.6 minutes
CNA
98.4 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.57 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 5.22 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 Desert Terrace Healthcare Center. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
1.17
Administration
9.77
CNAs
33.13
Dietitians
0.23
Food Service
9.87
Housekeeping
9.21
LPN / LVN
19.37
Medical Director
0.14
Mental Health
0.11
Nurse Admin
6.37
Nursing Director
1.71
Occ. Therapist
2.97
OT Assistant
1.2
Other Staff
1.69
Pharmacist
0.57
Physical Therapist
1.23
Physician
2.29
Physician Ext.
1.14
PT Aide
1.16
PT Assistant
1.93
Qualified Activities
1.26
RNs
7.69
Social Services
1.26
Speech Pathology
0.69
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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


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

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Desert Terrace Healthcare Center in PHOENIX, Arizona has 108 beds compared to the Arizona average of 112.31 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 85 residents compared to the AZ average of 75.08 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 78.7% occupancy rate compared to the Arizona average of 66.85% and a national average of 81.38%.


Desert Terrace Healthcare Center's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    4 stars compared to the AZ average of 3.54 and a National average of 3.31.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    3 stars compared to the AZ average of 2.78 and a National average of 2.78.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    3 stars compared to the AZ average of 3.2 and a National average of 2.89.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    5 stars compared to the AZ average of 4.12 and a National average of 3.95.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    3 stars compared to the AZ average of 3.28 and a National average of 3.05.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 3.6 for Desert Terrace Healthcare Center versus the AZ average of 3.38 and a national average of 3.20.

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Inspection Magnifying Glass Icon Visual / Graphical Comparisons for Desert Terrace Healthcare Center
Number of Residents:
DESERT TERRACE HEALTHCARE CENTER 85 vs. AZ 75.08 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
DESERT TERRACE HEALTHCARE CENTER 108 vs. AZ 112.31 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
DESERT TERRACE HEALTHCARE CENTER 3.6 vs. AZ 3.384 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
DESERT TERRACE HEALTHCARE CENTER 4 vs. AZ 3.54 vs. National 3.04
Question Mark Icon Ownership, Operational, and Management for Desert Terrace Healthcare Center
OrganizationRole
Bandera Healthcare Inc5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
Ensign Group, Inc.5% Or Greater Indirect Ownership Interest
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