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Highlands Lake Center in Lakeland, FL


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Highlands Lake Center is a larger-sized nursing home facility in Lakeland, Florida ( Polk county )

Pricing, Business Hours, Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, their Phone Number, Activities, and Comparisons can be viewed below. Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews for Highlands Lake Center are also available.

They have 179 beds and 175 residents (which would leave 4 beds available). Highlands Lake 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 of a hospital. They do not belong to a continuing care community.



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CMS Logo Overall Rating: 4/5 (Full Ratings Below)



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They are located at the following address: 4240 Lakeland Highlands Rd in Lakeland Florida 33813.
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They can be reached by phone at (863) 646-8699.

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Nursing Home:
Highlands Lake Center
Business Name:
Highlands Lake Center Llc
CMS ID:
105620
Street Address:
4240 LAKELAND HIGHLANDS RD
City:
LAKELAND
State:
Florida
Zip Code:
33813
Phone #:
(863) 646-8699
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
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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Quality of care, CMS Ratings, Services, Staffing, and Top-rated Facilities can be viewed below.

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The average age at Highlands Lake Center is approximately 83 years old.


The last time this data was collected they cared for at least 143 men and 315 women in a one year period that received Medicare benefits. This number fluctuates with each new resident.


Percentage of patients at Highlands Lake Center with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
35%
Alzheimer's
52%
Asthma
26%
Cancer
17%
CHF
47%
COPD
38%
Depression
48%
Diabetes
50%
IHD
68%
Osteoporosis
26%
RA or OA
69%
Schizophrenia
17%
Stroke
16%

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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


Compare these ratings with one of the highest rated nursing homes in Lakeland:
Lakeland Hills Center


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

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Medicare and Medicaid participation for Highlands Lake Center began on Sep 29, 1988.


Services Provided by Highlands Lake Center 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 Qualified Activities
X-rays


Ownership Changes: 5
Last Ownership Change: 05-01-2003
Medicaid ID: 026057600
Financial Year End: 09-30
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): MUTUAL OF OMAHA
CMS Regional Office: Atlanta
Area: Urban
Dually Certified Beds: 179
Multi-Facility Name: Opis Management Resources, LLC

Review Icon Prices and Length of Stay

The average length of stay at Highlands Lake Center is approximately 25.8 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 Highlands Lake Center to Medicare is $434.74 per day (compared to a Florida average of $597.71) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $285.77 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.

If your stay meets Medicare's requirements they pay 100% for the first 20 days, there is then a copay of $167.50 for days 21-100, and after 100 days (of a single stay) the patient is responsible for all nursing home related costs.

Please note that the pricing above is the average billed to Medicare. Each person and case is unique (Supplemental Insurance Plans, single or double rooms, etc). If you are interested in this facility you should contact Highlands Lake Center directly for exact pricing and what options are available for you or your loved one's personal care needs.


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Highlands Lake Center provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
24 minutes
LPN / LVN
54 minutes
CNA
151.8 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).


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 Highlands Lake Center. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
4.6
Administration
14.38
CNAs
87.83
Dentists
0.11
Dietitians
1.03
Food Service
17.14
Housekeeping
18.27
LPN / LVN
30.64
Mental Health
0.34
Nurse Admin
5.35
Occ. Therapist
3.97
OT Assistant
5.77
Other Staff
7.77
Pharmacist
0.11
Physical Therapist
3.13
Physician Ext.
1.14
Podiatrist
0.23
PT Assistant
6
Qualified Activities
1.14
RNs
10.01
Social Worker
3.77
Speech Pathology
3.11
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Highlands Lake Center in LAKELAND, Florida has 179 beds compared to a Florida average of 120.71 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 175 residents compared to a FL average of 103.32 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 97.77% occupancy rate compared to a Florida average of 85.59% and a national average of 81.38%.


Highlands Lake Center's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    4 stars compared to a FL average of 3.72 and a National average of 3.31.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    3 stars compared to a FL average of 2.79 and a National average of 2.78.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    3 stars compared to a FL average of 3.58 and a National average of 2.89.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    5 stars compared to a FL average of 4.34 and a National average of 3.95.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    3 stars compared to a FL average of 3.31 and a National average of 3.05.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 3.6 for Highlands Lake Center versus the FL average of 3.55 and a national average of 3.20.

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Number of Residents:
HIGHLANDS LAKE CENTER 175 vs. FL 103.32 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
HIGHLANDS LAKE CENTER 179 vs. FL 120.71 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
HIGHLANDS LAKE CENTER 3.6 vs. FL 3.548 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
HIGHLANDS LAKE CENTER 4 vs. FL 3.72 vs. National 3.04

Question Mark Icon Ownership, Operational, and Management for Highlands Lake Center
OrganizationRole
Gabriel Living Center, Llc5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
Living Center Enterprises, Llc5% Or Greater Indirect Ownership Interest
Mgw, Llc5% Or Greater Indirect Ownership Interest
Opis Management Resources, LlcOperational/managerial Control
Hospital Icon Hospitals near Highlands Lake Center
Lakeland Regional Medical Center
1324 Lakeland Hills Blvd
Lakeland, FL 33805
(863) 687-1100
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