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Park Avenue Health Center in Arlington, MA

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

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They have 89 beds and 78 residents (which would leave 11 beds available). Park Avenue Health Center participates in Medicare and Medicaid and are classified as a For profit - Partnership ownership. They offer residential councils. They are not located inside a hospital. They do not belong to a continuing care community.


Park Avenue Health Center received an overall rating from CMS of 3 stars compared to the MA average of 3.54 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:
Park Avenue Health Center
Business Name:
Park Avenue Health Center, Llc
CMS ID:
225584
Street Address:
146 PARK AVENUE
City:
Arlington
State:
Massachusetts
Zip Code:
02174
CMS Rating:
3 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare and Medicaid
Ownership:
For profit - Partnership
In a Hospital:
No
Councils:
Residential Councils
Special Focus:
No
Continuing Care:
No

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They are located at the following address: 146 Park Avenue in Arlington Massachusetts 02174.
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They can be reached by phone at (781) 648-9530.
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 Park Avenue Health Center is approximately 26.5 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 Park Avenue Health Center to Medicare is $662.89 per day (compared to a Massachusetts average of $755.25) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $484.16 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 Park Avenue Health 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 Park Avenue Health Center is approximately 83 years old.


The last time this data was collected they cared for at least 66 men and 101 women in a one year period that received Medicare benefits. This number fluctuates with each new resident.


Percentage of patients at Park Avenue Health Center with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
32%
Alzheimer's
51%
Asthma
27%
Cancer
20%
CHF
50%
COPD
29%
Depression
43%
Diabetes
34%
Hyperlipidemia
61%
IHD
54%
Osteoporosis
20%
RA or OA
48%
Schizophrenia
29%
Stroke
14%

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Activities and Services Icon Additional Care Home Services & Info

Medicare and Medicaid participation for Park Avenue Health Center began on Jul 01, 1993.


Services Provided by Park Avenue Health 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 Social Services, Therapeutic Qualified Activities, X-rays

Ownership Changes: 1
Last Ownership Change: 06-01-2014
Medicaid ID: 110100084A
Financial Year End: 12-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): MUTUAL OF OMAHA
CMS Regional Office: Boston
Area: Urban
Dually Certified Beds: 89

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Park Avenue Health Center provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
63 minutes
LPN / LVN
23.4 minutes
CNA
128.4 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.44 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 7.68 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 Park Avenue Health Center. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
2.28
Administration
8.88
CNAs
30.88
Dietitians
0.46
Food Service
8.08
Housekeeping
7.29
LPN / LVN
3.84
Medical Director
0.43
Mental Health
0.14
Nurse Admin
6.23
Nursing Director
1.14
Occ. Therapist
1.14
OT Assistant
1.71
Pharmacist
0.14
Physical Therapist
1.14
Physician
0.33
Physician Ext.
0.23
Podiatrist
0.09
PT Assistant
1.14
Qualified Activities
1.14
RNs
11.18
Social Services
0.29
Social Worker
1.14
Speech Pathology
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: 3 stars 3 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: 3 stars 3 star quality measures rating

Registered Nurses Rating: 5 stars 5 star rn staff rating


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

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Park Avenue Health Center in ARLINGTON, Massachusetts has 89 beds compared to the Massachusetts average of 114.80 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 78 residents compared to the MA average of 92.89 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 87.64% occupancy rate compared to the Massachusetts average of 80.91% and a national average of 81.38%.


Park Avenue Health Center's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    3 stars compared to the MA average of 3.54 and a National average of 3.31.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    3 stars compared to the MA average of 2.86 and a National average of 2.78.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    3 stars compared to the MA average of 3.39 and a National average of 2.89.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    3 stars compared to the MA average of 4.06 and a National average of 3.95.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    5 stars compared to the MA average of 3.69 and a National average of 3.05.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 3.4 for Park Avenue Health Center versus the MA average of 3.51 and a national average of 3.20.

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Number of Residents:
PARK AVENUE HEALTH CENTER 78 vs. MA 92.89 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
PARK AVENUE HEALTH CENTER 89 vs. MA 114.80 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
PARK AVENUE HEALTH CENTER 3.4 vs. MA 3.508 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
PARK AVENUE HEALTH CENTER 3 vs. MA 3.54 vs. National 3.04