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Hilltop Estates in Gothenburg, NE

Hilltop Estates is a medium-sized nursing home facility in Gothenburg, Nebraska (Dawson county). The Nursing Home Site profile for Hilltop Estates includes: Pricing, Visiting / Business Hours, Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

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They have 64 beds and a daily average of 38.4 residents (which would leave,on average, 25 beds available). Hilltop Estates 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.

Hilltop Estates received an overall rating from CMS of 4 stars compared to the NE average of 3.37 and a National average of 3.32. 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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Due to COVID-19, many nursing homes have new procedures and changing (if any) visiting hours in place. We advise calling Hilltop Estates ( at (308) 537-7138 ) to see what their current protocols and hours for visiting and placement appointments.

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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CMS Logo Overall Rating: 4/5 (Full Ratings Below)

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Nursing Home:
Hilltop Estates
Business Name:
K C Health Care Enterprises Inc
Street Address:
P O BOX 429, 2520 AVENUE M
Zip Code:
CMS Rating:
4 star overall rating
Medicare and Medicaid
For profit - Corporation
In a Hospital:
Residential Councils
Special Focus:
Continuing Care:

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They are located at the following address: P O Box 429, 2520 Avenue M in Gothenburg Nebraska 69138.
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They can be reached by phone at (308) 537-7138.

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 Hilltop Estates is approximately 18.2 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 Hilltop Estates to Medicare is $528.87 per day (compared to a Nebraska average of $657.53) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $258.93 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 Hilltop Estates 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 Hilltop Estates is approximately 82 years old.

The last time this data was collected they cared for at least 20 men and 27 women in a one year period that received Medicare benefits. This number fluctuates with each new resident.

Percentage of patients at Hilltop Estates with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
RA or OA

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Question Mark Icon Hilltop Estates COVID-19 Info

In total, which is not the number of currently infected patients, there have been 1 resident cases and 17 staff cases of confirmed COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) according to reporting from CMS.

In our most recent data (Week 50 - which ended on: May 2) they reported 0 new cases.

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Medicare and Medicaid participation for Hilltop Estates began on Jul 02, 1995.

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

Services Provided by Hilltop Estates 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: 0
Medicaid ID: 47076037500
Financial Year End: 12-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): BLUE CROSS (NEBRASKA)
CMS Regional Office: Kansas City
Area: Rural
Dually Certified Beds: 64
Alzheimer's Beds: 14

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Hilltop Estates provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
54.6 minutes
24.6 minutes
151.8 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.32 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).

Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 1.68 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 Hilltop Estates. Read how FTE is defined.

Food Service
Medical Director
Medication Tech
Nurse Admin
Nursing Director
Occ. Therapist
Other Staff
Physical Therapist
Qualified Activities
Social Worker
Speech Pathology
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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: 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

Long Term Stay Rating: 1 stars 1 star rn staff rating

Short Term Stay Rating: 4 stars 4 star rn staff rating

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

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Hilltop Estates in GOTHENBURG, Nebraska has 64 beds compared to the Nebraska average of 74.75 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had a daily average of 38.4 residents compared to the NE average of 52.3 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 60% daily average occupancy rate compared to the Nebraska average of 69.97% and a national average of 81.38%.

Hilltop Estates's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    4 stars compared to the NE average of 3.37 and a National average of 3.32.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    3 stars compared to the NE average of 2.71 and a National average of 2.77.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    5 stars compared to the NE average of 3.52 and a National average of 3.14.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    2 stars compared to the NE average of 3.57 and a National average of 3.62.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    5 stars compared to the NE average of 3.56 and a National average of 3.15.
  6. Long Term Stay Rating:
    1 stars compared to the NE average of 3.15 and a National average of 3.33.
  7. Short Term Stay Rating:
    1 stars compared to the NE average of 2.94 and a National average of 3.12.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 3.43 for Hilltop Estates versus the NE average of 3.26 and a national average of 3.20.

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Number of Residents:
HILLTOP ESTATES 38.4 vs. NE 52.3 vs. National 86.40
Number of Beds:
HILLTOP ESTATES 64 vs. NE 74.75 vs. National 106.16
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
HILLTOP ESTATES 3.43 vs. NE 3.26 vs. National 3.20
CMS Overall Rating:
HILLTOP ESTATES 4 vs. NE 3.37 vs. National 3.32
Question Mark Icon Ownership, Operational, and Management for Hilltop Estates
K C Health Care Enterprises Inc5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
Bartruff, Craig5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
Bahe, ScottOfficer
Hospital Icon Hospitals near Hilltop Estates
Gothenburg Memorial Hospital
910 20th St
Gothenburg, NE 69138
(308) 537-3661
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