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Northgate Care Center in Waukon, IA

Northgate Care Center is a smaller-sized nursing home facility in Waukon, Iowa (Allamakee county). The Nursing Home Site profile for Northgate Care Center includes: Pricing, Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

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They have 50 beds and 47 residents (which would leave 3 beds available). Northgate Care Center participates in Medicare and Medicaid and are classified as a For profit - Corporation ownership. They offer neither family nor residential councils. They are not located inside a hospital. They do not belong to a continuing care community.


Northgate Care Center received an overall rating from CMS of 5 stars compared to the IA average of 3.55 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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Nursing Home:
Northgate Care Center
Business Name:
Abcm Corporation
CMS ID:
165338
Street Address:
960 4TH STREET NW
City:
Waukon
State:
Iowa
Zip Code:
52172
CMS Rating:
5 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare and Medicaid
Ownership:
For profit - Corporation
In a Hospital:
No
Councils:
Neither Family Nor Residential Councils
Special Focus:
No
Continuing Care:
No

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They are located at the following address: 960 4th Street Nw in Waukon Iowa 52172.
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They can be reached by phone at (563) 568-3493.
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 Northgate Care Center is approximately 20.5 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 Northgate Care Center to Medicare is $593.67 per day (compared to a Iowa average of $663.45) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $336.01 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 Northgate 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 Northgate Care Center is approximately 81 years old.


The last time this data was collected they cared for at least 12 men and 20 women in a one year period that received Medicare benefits. This number fluctuates with each new resident.


Percentage of patients at Northgate Care Center with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
34%
Alzheimer's
50%
Asthma
16%
Cancer
3%
CHF
56%
COPD
22%
Depression
53%
Diabetes
34%
Hyperlipidemia
63%
IHD
41%
Osteoporosis
16%
RA or OA
53%
Schizophrenia
3%
Stroke
16%

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Activities and Services Icon Additional Care Home Services & Info

Medicare and Medicaid participation for Northgate Care Center began on Aug 01, 1997.


Services Provided by Northgate Care 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: 0
Medicaid ID: 0804864
Financial Year End: 12-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): WPS (IOWA)
CMS Regional Office: Kansas City
Area: Rural
Dually Certified Beds: 50
Multi-Facility Name: ABCM Corporation

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Northgate Care Center provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
42.6 minutes
LPN / LVN
35.4 minutes
CNA
121.2 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 3.24 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 Northgate Care Center. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
1.74
Administration
4.58
CNAs
20.26
Dietitians
0.23
Food Service
7.04
Housekeeping
4.58
LPN / LVN
5.47
Medication Tech
1.35
Nurse Admin
1.19
Nursing Director
1.26
Other Staff
1.13
Qualified Activities
0.89
RNs
5.79
Social Services
1.14
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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: 5 stars 5 star rn staff rating


Compare these ratings with one of the highest rated nursing homes in Waukon:
Good Samaritan Society - Waukon


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

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Northgate Care Center in WAUKON, Iowa has 50 beds compared to the Iowa average of 70.38 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 47 residents compared to the IA average of 53.29 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 94% occupancy rate compared to the Iowa average of 75.72% and a national average of 81.38%.


Northgate Care Center's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    5 stars compared to the IA average of 3.55 and a National average of 3.31.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    4 stars compared to the IA average of 2.79 and a National average of 2.78.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    4 stars compared to the IA average of 3.6 and a National average of 2.89.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    5 stars compared to the IA average of 3.94 and a National average of 3.95.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    5 stars compared to the IA average of 3.96 and a National average of 3.05.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 4.6 for Northgate Care Center versus the IA average of 3.57 and a national average of 3.20.

You may also be interested in seeing how their inspections and penalties (fines and payment denials) match up with others at the following links:

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Inspection Magnifying Glass Icon Visual / Graphical Comparisons for Northgate Care Center
Number of Residents:
NORTHGATE CARE CENTER 47 vs. IA 53.29 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
NORTHGATE CARE CENTER 50 vs. IA 70.38 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
NORTHGATE CARE CENTER 4.6 vs. IA 3.568 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
NORTHGATE CARE CENTER 5 vs. IA 3.55 vs. National 3.04
Question Mark Icon Ownership, Operational, and Management for Northgate Care Center
OrganizationRole
Abcm Corporation5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
Hospital Icon Hospitals near Northgate Care Center
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