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Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center in Lenox, MA

Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center is a medium-sized nursing home facility in Lenox, Massachusetts (Berkshire county). The Nursing Home Site profile for Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center includes: Pricing, Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.


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They have 74 beds and a daily average of 69.5 residents (which would leave,on average, 4 beds available). Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center participates in Medicare and Medicaid and are classified as a Non profit - Corporation ownership. They offer residential councils. They are not located inside a hospital. They do not belong to a continuing care community.


Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center received an overall rating from CMS of 5 stars compared to the MA average of 3.36 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. As such we have temporarily removed any visiting hours we provide to avoid confusion. We advise calling Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center to see what their current protocols for visiting and placement appointments are.

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The first confirmed case of COVID-19 amongst residents for Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center was Week 24 - Nov 1.
In total, which is not necessarily a number of currently infected patients, 37 resident cases and 12 staff cases of confirmed COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) according to reporting from CMS. In our most recent data (Week 29 - which ended on: Dec 6) they reported 6 new cases.


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Covid-19 Cases for: Week 29 - Dec 6
New Weekly Resident Cases:
6
Overall Total Resident Cases:
37
New Weekly Staff Cases:
4
Overall Total Staff Cases:
12

Covid-19 Cases for: Week 28 - Nov 29
New Weekly Resident Cases:
16
Overall Total Resident Cases:
31
New Weekly Staff Cases:
4
Overall Total Staff Cases:
8

Covid-19 Cases for: Week 27 - Nov 22
New Weekly Resident Cases:
12
Overall Total Resident Cases:
15
New Weekly Staff Cases:
0
Overall Total Staff Cases:
4

Covid-19 Cases for: Week 26 - Nov 15
New Weekly Resident Cases:
1
Overall Total Resident Cases:
3
New Weekly Staff Cases:
2
Overall Total Staff Cases:
4

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Nursing Home:
Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center
Business Name:
Berkshire Extended Care Services Inc
CMS ID:
225764
Street Address:
40 SUNSET AVENUE
City:
Lenox
State:
Massachusetts
Zip Code:
01240
CMS Rating:
5 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare and Medicaid
Ownership:
Non profit - Corporation
In a Hospital:
No
Councils:
Residential Councils
Special Focus:
Continuing Care:
Yes

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They are located at the following address: 40 Sunset Avenue in Lenox Massachusetts 01240.
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They can be reached by phone at (413) 637-5011.
Quality of care, CMS Ratings, Services, Staffing, and Top-rated Facilities can be viewed below.

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The average length of stay at Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center is approximately 33.2 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 Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center to Medicare is $649.36 per day (compared to a Massachusetts average of $755.25) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $377.87 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 Kimball Farms Nursing Care 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 Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center is approximately 85 years old.


The last time this data was collected they cared for at least 54 men and 94 women in a one year period that received Medicare benefits. This number fluctuates with each new resident.


Percentage of patients at Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
24%
Alzheimer's
32%
Asthma
23%
Cancer
23%
CHF
53%
COPD
35%
Depression
36%
Diabetes
30%
Hyperlipidemia
68%
IHD
61%
Osteoporosis
32%
RA or OA
55%
Schizophrenia
6%
Stroke
20%

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Activities and Services Icon Additional Care Home Services & Info

Medicare and Medicaid participation for Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center began on May 06, 2002.

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


Services Provided by Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center include:
Clinical Labs, 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: 110026326B
Financial Year End: 12-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): MUTUAL OF OMAHA
CMS Regional Office: Boston
Area: Urban
Dually Certified Beds: 74
Alzheimer's Beds: 18
Multi-Facility Name: Berkshire Healthcare Systems

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Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
54.6 minutes
LPN / LVN
55.8 minutes
CNA
133.2 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 4.92 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 Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
6.01
Administration
4.31
CNAs
31.92
Dietitians
0.39
Food Service
11.58
Housekeeping
5.83
LPN / LVN
12.34
Medical Director
0.23
Mental Health
0.23
Nurse Training
0.66
Nurse Admin
4.14
Nursing Director
0.91
Occ. Therapist
2.47
OT Assistant
1.07
Other Staff
4.89
Pharmacist
0.11
Physical Therapist
0.97
Physician Ext.
0.23
PT Aide
0.64
PT Assistant
3.09
Qualified Activities
0.91
RNs
9.2
Social Worker
1.94
Speech Pathology
0.87
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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: 5 stars 5 star overall rating

Health Inspection Rating: 4 stars 4 star health inspection rating

Staff Rating: 4 stars 4 star nurse staffing rating

Quality Measures Rating: 5 stars 5 star quality measures rating

Registered Nurses Rating: 4 stars 4 star rn staff rating

Long Term Stay Rating: 5 stars 5 star rn staff rating

Short Term Stay Rating: 5 stars 5 star rn staff rating


Compare these ratings with one of the highest rated nursing homes in Lenox:
Mount Carmel Care Center


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

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Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center in LENOX, Massachusetts has 74 beds compared to the Massachusetts average of 116.42 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had a daily average of 69.5 residents compared to the MA average of 82.64 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 93.92% daily average occupancy rate compared to the Massachusetts average of 70.98% and a national average of 81.38%.


Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    5 stars compared to the MA average of 3.36 and a National average of 3.32.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    4 stars compared to the MA average of 2.76 and a National average of 2.77.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    4 stars compared to the MA average of 3.42 and a National average of 3.14.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    5 stars compared to the MA average of 3.74 and a National average of 3.62.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    4 stars compared to the MA average of 3.47 and a National average of 3.15.
  6. Long Term Stay Rating:
    5 stars compared to the MA average of 3.81 and a National average of 3.33.
  7. Short Term Stay Rating:
    5 stars compared to the MA average of 3.27 and a National average of 3.12.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 4.57 for Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center versus the MA average of 3.40 and a national average of 3.20.

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Inspection Magnifying Glass Icon Visual / Graphical Comparisons for Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center
Number of Residents:
KIMBALL FARMS NURSING CARE CENTER 69.5 vs. MA 82.64 vs. National 86.40
Number of Beds:
KIMBALL FARMS NURSING CARE CENTER 74 vs. MA 116.42 vs. National 106.16
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
KIMBALL FARMS NURSING CARE CENTER 4.57 vs. MA 3.4042857142857 vs. National 3.20
CMS Overall Rating:
KIMBALL FARMS NURSING CARE CENTER 5 vs. MA 3.36 vs. National 3.32
Question Mark Icon Ownership, Operational, and Management for Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center
OrganizationRole
Berkshire Retirement Community Inc5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
Berkshire Healthcare Systems Inc5% Or Greater Indirect Ownership Interest
Bhs Management Services IncOperational/managerial Control
Jones, WilliamOfficer
Murphy, LynnOfficer
Phelps, DavidOfficer
Kittler, WilliamManaging Employee
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