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Maine Veterans Home - Caribou in Caribou, ME

Maine Veterans Home - Caribou is a smaller-sized nursing home facility in Caribou, Maine (Aroostook county). The Nursing Home Site profile for Maine Veterans Home - Caribou includes: Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.


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They have 40 beds and a daily average of 32.2 residents (which would leave,on average, 7 beds available). Maine Veterans Home - Caribou participates in Medicare and Medicaid and are classified as a Non profit - Other ownership. They offer both family and residential councils. They are not located inside a hospital. They do not belong to a continuing care community.


Maine Veterans Home - Caribou received an overall rating from CMS of 5 stars compared to the ME average of 3.67 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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Nursing Home:
Maine Veterans Home - Caribou
Business Name:
Maine Veterans' Home
CMS ID:
205151
Street Address:
163 VAN BUREN RD SUITE 2
City:
Caribou
State:
Maine
Zip Code:
04736
CMS Rating:
5 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare and Medicaid
Ownership:
Non profit - Other
In a Hospital:
No
Councils:
Both Family And Residential Councils
Special Focus:
Continuing Care:
No

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They are located at the following address: 163 Van Buren Rd Suite 2 in Caribou Maine 04736.
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They can be reached by phone at (207) 498-6074.
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 Maine Veterans Home - Caribou is approximately 21.4 days. (this may include both short and long-term care (LTC) visits).

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The average age at Maine Veterans Home - Caribou is approximately 85 years old.



Percentage of patients at Maine Veterans Home - Caribou with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
54%
Asthma
46%
Cancer
31%
CHF
62%
COPD
54%
Depression
69%
Diabetes
54%
Hyperlipidemia
69%
IHD
54%
Osteoporosis
8%
RA or OA
54%
Schizophrenia
23%
Stroke
15%

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Activities and Services Icon Additional Care Home Services & Info

Medicare and Medicaid participation for Maine Veterans Home - Caribou began on Jul 01, 1994.


Services Provided by Maine Veterans Home - Caribou include:
Blood Admin, 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: 111920003
Financial Year End: 06-30
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): NATIONAL HERITAGE (MAINE)
CMS Regional Office: Boston
Area: Rural
Dually Certified Beds: 40
Multi-Facility Name: Maine Veterans Home

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Maine Veterans Home - Caribou provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
109.8 minutes
LPN / LVN
20.4 minutes
CNA
311.4 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 2.17 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additional Staffing can be viewed below. Each number represents a Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Employee of the type listed above it at Maine Veterans Home - Caribou. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
2.43
Administration
3.27
CNAs
22.61
Dentists
0.01
Dietitians
0.01
Food Service
6.14
Housekeeping
4.94
Medical Director
0.01
Medication Tech
3.42
Mental Health
0.04
Nurse Admin
4.75
Nursing Director
1.14
Occ. Therapist
0.66
Other Staff
3.67
Pharmacist
0.23
Physical Therapist
0.77
Physician
0.14
Physician Ext.
0.11
Podiatrist
0.03
PT Assistant
0.07
Qualified Activities
1.01
RNs
6.78
Social Worker
1.14
Speech Pathology
0.07
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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: 5 stars 5 star health inspection rating

Staff Rating: 5 stars 5 star nurse staffing rating

Quality Measures Rating: 5 stars 5 star quality measures rating

Registered Nurses Rating: 5 stars 5 star rn staff rating

Long Term Stay Rating: 4 stars 4 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 Caribou:
Caribou Rehab And Nursing Center


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

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Maine Veterans Home - Caribou in CARIBOU, Maine has 40 beds compared to the Maine average of 70.39 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had a daily average of 32.2 residents compared to the ME average of 57.72 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 80.5% daily average occupancy rate compared to the Maine average of 82% and a national average of 81.38%.


Maine Veterans Home - Caribou's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    5 stars compared to the ME average of 3.67 and a National average of 3.32.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    5 stars compared to the ME average of 2.87 and a National average of 2.77.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    5 stars compared to the ME average of 4.18 and a National average of 3.14.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    5 stars compared to the ME average of 3.71 and a National average of 3.62.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    5 stars compared to the ME average of 4.23 and a National average of 3.15.
  6. Long Term Stay Rating:
    4 stars compared to the ME average of 3.34 and a National average of 3.33.
  7. Short Term Stay Rating:
    4 stars compared to the ME average of 3.29 and a National average of 3.12.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 4.86 for Maine Veterans Home - Caribou versus the ME average of 3.61 and a national average of 3.20.

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Inspection Magnifying Glass Icon Visual / Graphical Comparisons for Maine Veterans Home - Caribou
Number of Residents:
MAINE VETERANS HOME - CARIBOU 32.2 vs. ME 57.72 vs. National 86.40
Number of Beds:
MAINE VETERANS HOME - CARIBOU 40 vs. ME 70.39 vs. National 106.16
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
MAINE VETERANS HOME - CARIBOU 4.86 vs. ME 3.6128571428571 vs. National 3.20
CMS Overall Rating:
MAINE VETERANS HOME - CARIBOU 5 vs. ME 3.67 vs. National 3.32
Question Mark Icon Ownership, Operational, and Management for Maine Veterans Home - Caribou
OrganizationRole
Maine Veterans' HomeOperational/managerial Control
Brooks, KevinOperational/managerial Control
Fournier, DebraOperational/managerial Control
Kash, KelleyOperational/managerial Control
Meader, MelanieOperational/managerial Control
Franklin, JamesDirector
Horn, AdriaDirector
Kezal, JohnDirector
Laweryson, LindaDirector
Lebel, JosephDirector
Miesburger, PeterDirector
Neal, PaulDirector
Parent, RichardDirector
Pinion, RobertDirector
Sanpedro, StevenDirector
Settele, JamesDirector
Whelan, RobertDirector
Wynne, KelleyDirector
Graham, MelissaManaging Employee
Hospital Icon Hospitals near Maine Veterans Home - Caribou
Cary Medical Center
163 Van Buren Rd, Suite 1
Caribou, ME 04736
(207) 498-3111
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