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River Ridge Living Center in Amsterdam, NY

River Ridge Living Center is a medium-sized nursing home facility in Amsterdam, New York (Montgomery county). The Nursing Home Site profile for River Ridge Living Center includes: Pricing, Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

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They have 120 beds and 109 residents (which would leave 11 beds available). River Ridge Living Center 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.


River Ridge Living Center received an overall rating from CMS of 3 stars compared to the NY average of 3.41 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:
River Ridge Living Center
Business Name:
River Ridge Operating Llc
CMS ID:
335422
Street Address:
100 SANDY DRIVE
City:
Amsterdam
State:
New York
Zip Code:
12010
CMS Rating:
3 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare and Medicaid
Ownership:
For profit - Corporation
In a Hospital:
No
Councils:
Residential Councils
Special Focus:
No
Continuing Care:
No

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They are located at the following address: 100 Sandy Drive in Amsterdam New York 12010.
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They can be reached by phone at (518) 843-3503.
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 River Ridge Living Center is approximately 19.8 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 River Ridge Living Center to Medicare is $495.92 per day (compared to a New York average of $694.45) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $398.09 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 River Ridge Living 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 River Ridge Living Center is approximately 84 years old.


The last time this data was collected they cared for at least 36 men and 61 women in a one year period that received Medicare benefits. This number fluctuates with each new resident.


Percentage of patients at River Ridge Living Center with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
38.144%
Alzheimer's
53.608%
Asthma
14.433%
Cancer
14.433%
CHF
57.732%
COPD
45.361%
Depression
48.454%
Diabetes
38.144%
Hyperlipidemia
64.948%
IHD
73.196%
Osteoporosis
14.433%
RA or OA
68.041%
Schizophrenia
12.371%
Stroke
20.619%

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Activities and Services Icon Additional Care Home Services & Info

Medicare and Medicaid participation for River Ridge Living Center began on Dec 01, 1974.


Services Provided by River Ridge Living Center include:
Clinical Labs, Dental Care, Dietary, Housekeeping, Mental Health, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physician, Podiatry, Physical Therapy, Social Work, Speech Pathology, Therapeutic Activities, Therapeutic Social Services, Therapeutic Qualified Activities, X-rays

Ownership Changes: 0
Medicaid ID: 00308787
Financial Year End: 12-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): NATIONAL GOVERNMENT SERVICES
CMS Regional Office: New York
Area: Rural
Dually Certified Beds: 120

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River Ridge Living Center provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
29.4 minutes
LPN / LVN
55.8 minutes
CNA
100.8 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.42 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 6.54 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 River Ridge Living Center. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
5.6
Administration
8.97
CNAs
32.3
Dentists
0.04
Dietitians
1.3
Food Service
16.01
Housekeeping
19.93
LPN / LVN
20.81
Medical Director
0.23
Nurse Admin
4.37
Nursing Director
1.14
Occ. Therapist
2.29
OT Assistant
2.14
Other Staff
6.64
Physical Therapist
2.26
Physician
0.06
PT Assistant
0.99
RNs
9.34
Social Services
3.6
Speech Pathology
0.63
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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: 2 stars 2 star health inspection rating

Staff Rating: 2 stars 2 star nurse staffing rating

Quality Measures Rating: 5 stars 5 star quality measures rating

Registered Nurses Rating: 3 stars 3 star rn staff rating


Compare these ratings with one of the highest rated nursing homes in Amsterdam:
Wilkinson Residential Health Care Facility


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

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River Ridge Living Center in AMSTERDAM, New York has 120 beds compared to the New York average of 185.40 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 109 residents compared to the NY average of 158.78 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 90.83% occupancy rate compared to the New York average of 85.64% and a national average of 81.38%.


River Ridge Living Center's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    3 stars compared to the NY average of 3.41 and a National average of 3.31.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    2 stars compared to the NY average of 2.82 and a National average of 2.78.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    2 stars compared to the NY average of 2.58 and a National average of 2.89.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    5 stars compared to the NY average of 4.37 and a National average of 3.95.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    3 stars compared to the NY average of 2.87 and a National average of 3.05.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 3 for River Ridge Living Center versus the NY average of 3.21 and a national average of 3.20.

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Number of Residents:
RIVER RIDGE LIVING CENTER 109 vs. NY 158.78 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
RIVER RIDGE LIVING CENTER 120 vs. NY 185.40 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
RIVER RIDGE LIVING CENTER 3 vs. NY 3.21 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
RIVER RIDGE LIVING CENTER 3 vs. NY 3.41 vs. National 3.04
Hospital Icon Hospitals near River Ridge Living Center
St Mary's Hospital At Amsterdam
427 Guy Park Avenue
Amsterdam, NY 12010
(518) 842-1900
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