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The Commons At Tall Pines in Belfast, ME

The Commons At Tall Pines is a smaller-sized nursing home facility in Belfast, Maine (Waldo county). The Nursing Home Site profile for The Commons At Tall Pines includes: Pricing, Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

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They have 53 beds and 44 residents (which would leave 9 beds available). The Commons At Tall Pines 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.


The Commons At Tall Pines received an overall rating from CMS of 2 stars compared to the ME average of 3.64 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:
The Commons At Tall Pines
Business Name:
Tall Pines Healthcare, Inc
CMS ID:
205140
Street Address:
34 MARTIN LANE
City:
Belfast
State:
Maine
Zip Code:
04915
CMS Rating:
2 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:
Yes

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They are located at the following address: 34 Martin Lane in Belfast Maine 04915.
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They can be reached by phone at (207) 338-4117.
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 The Commons At Tall Pines is approximately 31.2 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 The Commons At Tall Pines to Medicare is $1,056.76 per day (compared to a Maine average of $736.98) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $438.72 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 The Commons At Tall Pines 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 The Commons At Tall Pines is approximately 82 years old.


The last time this data was collected they cared for at least 18 men and 24 women in a one year period that received Medicare benefits. This number fluctuates with each new resident.


Percentage of patients at The Commons At Tall Pines with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
19%
Alzheimer's
45%
Asthma
12%
Cancer
17%
CHF
36%
COPD
29%
Depression
45%
Diabetes
33%
Hyperlipidemia
50%
IHD
64%
Osteoporosis
17%
RA or OA
55%
Schizophrenia
10%
Stroke
19%

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Activities and Services Icon Additional Care Home Services & Info

Medicare and Medicaid participation for The Commons At Tall Pines began on Jan 01, 1993.


Services Provided by The Commons At Tall Pines include:
Dietary, Housekeeping, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physician, Physician Extender, Podiatry, Physical Therapy, Social Work, Speech Pathology, Therapeutic Activities, Therapeutic Qualified Activities

Ownership Changes: 1
Last Ownership Change: 04-27-2012
Medicaid ID: 116400000
Financial Year End: 12-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): NATIONAL HERITAGE (MAINE)
CMS Regional Office: Boston
Area: Rural
Dually Certified Beds: 53

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The Commons At Tall Pines provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
12.6 minutes
LPN / LVN
51 minutes
CNA
163.2 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.06 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 19.32 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 The Commons At Tall Pines. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
0.41
Administration
3
CNAs
24.63
Dietitians
0.06
Food Service
9.62
Housekeeping
3.31
LPN / LVN
5.66
Medical Director
0.23
Medication Tech
2.16
Nurse Admin
2.17
Nursing Director
0.69
Occ. Therapist
2.87
Other Staff
5.07
Pharmacist
0.11
Physical Therapist
2.17
Physician Ext.
0.11
Podiatrist
0.06
PT Aide
0.41
PT Assistant
1.33
Qualified Activities
1.14
RNs
2.01
Social Worker
1.14
Speech Pathology
0.04
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Overall Rating: 2 stars 2 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: 3 stars 3 star quality measures rating

Registered Nurses Rating: 1 stars 1 star rn staff rating


Compare these ratings with one of the highest rated nursing homes in Belfast:
Harbor Hill Center


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

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The Commons At Tall Pines in BELFAST, Maine has 53 beds compared to the Maine average of 68.49 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 44 residents compared to the ME average of 57.45 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 83.02% occupancy rate compared to the Maine average of 83.88% and a national average of 81.38%.


The Commons At Tall Pines's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    2 stars compared to the ME average of 3.64 and a National average of 3.31.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    2 stars compared to the ME average of 2.81 and a National average of 2.78.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    2 stars compared to the ME average of 3.94 and a National average of 2.89.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    3 stars compared to the ME average of 3.8 and a National average of 3.95.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    1 stars compared to the ME average of 4.32 and a National average of 3.05.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 2 for The Commons At Tall Pines versus the ME average of 3.70 and a national average of 3.20.

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Number of Residents:
THE COMMONS AT TALL PINES 44 vs. ME 57.45 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
THE COMMONS AT TALL PINES 53 vs. ME 68.49 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
THE COMMONS AT TALL PINES 2 vs. ME 3.702 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
THE COMMONS AT TALL PINES 2 vs. ME 3.64 vs. National 3.04
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OrganizationRole
North Country Associates, IncOperational/managerial Control
Hospital Icon Hospitals near The Commons At Tall Pines
Waldo County General Hospital
118 Northport Ave
Belfast, ME 04915
(207) 338-2500
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