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The Cottages in Pella, IA

The Cottages is a medium-sized nursing home facility in Pella, Iowa (Marion county). The Nursing Home Site profile for The Cottages includes: Pricing, Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

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They have 64 beds and 59 residents (which would leave 5 beds available). The Cottages participates in Medicare and Medicaid and are classified as a Non profit - Corporation ownership. They offer residential councils. They are not located inside a hospital. They do not belong to a continuing care community.


The Cottages 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:
The Cottages
Business Name:
Hearthstone A Ministry Of Wesleylife Llc
CMS ID:
165607
Street Address:
1742 MAIN STREET
City:
Pella
State:
Iowa
Zip Code:
50219
CMS Rating:
5 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare and Medicaid
Ownership:
Non 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: 1742 Main Street in Pella Iowa 50219.
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They can be reached by phone at (641) 628-1244.
Quality of care, CMS Ratings, Services, Staffing, and Top-rated Facilities can be viewed below.

Review Icon Prices and Length of Stay

The average length of stay at The Cottages is approximately 29.2 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 Cottages to Medicare is $819.35 per day (compared to a Iowa average of $663.45) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $355.39 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 Cottages 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 Cottages is approximately 87 years old.


The last time this data was collected they cared for at least 12 men and 18 women in a one year period that received Medicare benefits. This number fluctuates with each new resident.


Percentage of patients at The Cottages with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
30%
Alzheimer's
67%
Asthma
17%
Cancer
7%
CHF
57%
COPD
17%
Depression
60%
Diabetes
37%
Hyperlipidemia
60%
IHD
47%
Osteoporosis
33%
RA or OA
57%
Schizophrenia
37%
Stroke
17%

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Activities and Services Icon Additional Care Home Services & Info

Medicare and Medicaid participation for The Cottages began on May 30, 2014.

Special care beds for patients with Alzheimer's are available.


Services Provided by The Cottages 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: 0800100
Financial Year End: 12-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): WPS (IOWA)
CMS Regional Office: Kansas City
Area: Rural
Dually Certified Beds: 64
Alzheimer's Beds: 16
Multi-Facility Name: Wesley Life

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The Cottages provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
45 minutes
LPN / LVN
55.2 minutes
CNA
164.4 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.67 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additionally, a Physical Therapist (PT) is available an average of 3.9 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 Cottages. Read how FTE is defined.

Activities
0.76
Administration
3.57
CNAs
32.95
Dietitians
0.1
Food Service
10.05
Housekeeping
7.03
LPN / LVN
11.39
Medical Director
0.01
Nurse Admin
1.97
Nursing Director
1.14
Occ. Therapist
0.14
OT Assistant
0.33
Other Staff
1.03
Physical Therapist
0.43
PT Assistant
0.91
Qualified Activities
1.57
RNs
6.52
Social Worker
1.07
Speech Pathology
0.11
Ratings Icon Medicare and Medicaid Ratings

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: 3 stars 3 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: 4 stars 4 star rn staff rating


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

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The Cottages in PELLA, Iowa has 64 beds compared to the Iowa average of 70.38 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 59 residents compared to the IA average of 53.29 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 92.19% occupancy rate compared to the Iowa average of 75.72% and a national average of 81.38%.


The Cottages'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:
    3 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:
    4 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 4.2 for The Cottages versus the IA average of 3.57 and a national average of 3.20.

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Number of Residents:
THE COTTAGES 59 vs. IA 53.29 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
THE COTTAGES 64 vs. IA 70.38 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
THE COTTAGES 4.2 vs. IA 3.568 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
THE COTTAGES 5 vs. IA 3.55 vs. National 3.04
Question Mark Icon Ownership, Operational, and Management for The Cottages
OrganizationRole
Hearthstone A Ministry Of Wesleylife Llc5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
Wesley Retirement Services Inc5% Or Greater Indirect Ownership Interest
Hospital Icon Hospitals near The Cottages
Pella Regional Health Center
404 Jefferson Street
Pella, IA 50219
(641) 628-3150
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