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The Retreat At Brightwater in Myrtle Beach, SC

The Retreat At Brightwater is a medium-sized nursing home facility in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina (Horry county). The Nursing Home Site profile for The Retreat At Brightwater includes: Pricing, Visiting / Business Hours, Resident Health and Wellness, Ratings, Activities, Comparisons, Directions, Surveys, and CMS Reviews.

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They have 67 beds and 49 residents (which would leave 18 beds available). The Retreat At Brightwater participates in Medicare 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 Retreat At Brightwater received an overall rating from CMS of 4 stars compared to the SC average of 3.28 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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Thursday
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CMS Logo Overall Rating: 4/5 (Full Ratings Below)


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Nursing Home:
The Retreat At Brightwater
Business Name:
Brightwater Retirement, Llc
CMS ID:
425395
Street Address:
171 BRIGHTWATER DRIVE
City:
Myrtle Beach
State:
South Carolina
Zip Code:
29579
CMS Rating:
4 star overall rating
Sprinklers:
Yes
Participation:
Medicare
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: 171 Brightwater Drive in Myrtle Beach South Carolina 29579.
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They can be reached by phone at (843) 903-8300.
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 Retreat At Brightwater is approximately 20.7 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 Retreat At Brightwater to Medicare is $489.81 per day (compared to a South Carolina average of $612.41) and Medicare reimbursed them an average of $362.74 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 Retreat At Brightwater 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 Retreat At Brightwater is approximately 80 years old.


The last time this data was collected they cared for at least 189 men and 281 women in a one year period that received Medicare benefits. This number fluctuates with each new resident.


Percentage of patients at The Retreat At Brightwater with the following conditions:

Atrial Fibrillation
30.426%
Alzheimer's
37.234%
Asthma
18.936%
Cancer
17.872%
CHF
38.936%
COPD
30.426%
Depression
39.787%
Diabetes
37.447%
IHD
59.574%
Osteoporosis
17.447%
RA or OA
64.043%
Schizophrenia
9.574%
Stroke
17.872%

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Medicare participation for The Retreat At Brightwater began on Dec 23, 2009.


Services Provided by The Retreat At Brightwater 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 Qualified Activities, X-rays

Ownership Changes: 0
Financial Year End: 12-31
Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC): BLUE CROSS (SOUTH CAROLINA)
CMS Regional Office: Atlanta
Area: Urban
Multi-Facility Name: Senior Living Communities, LLC

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The Retreat At Brightwater provides (per day, per resident) an average of:

Registered Nurse
28.2 minutes
LPN / LVN
91.2 minutes
CNA
164.4 minutes

Total Licensed Nursing Hours (Registered Nurses + Licensed Practical Nurses + Licensed Vocational Nurses) averages 1.98 hours per day per resident (the national average is 1.4 hours).


Additional Staffing can be viewed below. Each number represents a Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Employee of the type listed above it at The Retreat At Brightwater. Read how FTE is defined.

Administration
3.43
CNAs
24.26
Dietitians
0.23
Food Service
2.86
Housekeeping
2.74
LPN / LVN
16.71
Medical Director
0.17
Mental Health
0.23
Nurse Admin
3.43
Nursing Director
1.14
Occ. Therapist
2.98
OT Assistant
8.78
Pharmacist
0.14
Physical Therapist
3.08
Physician
0.26
Physician Ext.
1.4
Podiatrist
0.07
PT Assistant
10.92
RNs
4.07
Social Worker
1.14
Speech Pathology
3.14
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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: 4 stars 4 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: 3 stars 3 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 Myrtle Beach:
Myrtle Beach Manor


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

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The Retreat At Brightwater in MYRTLE BEACH, South Carolina has 67 beds compared to the South Carolina average of 103.21 and a National average of 106.16.

As of the last update they had 49 residents compared to the SC average of 83.98 and a National average of 86.4.

This results in a 73.13% occupancy rate compared to the South Carolina average of 81.37% and a national average of 81.38%.


The Retreat At Brightwater's star ratings compare as follows:

  1. Overall Rating:
    4 stars compared to the SC average of 3.28 and a National average of 3.31.
  2. Health Inspection Rating:
    3 stars compared to the SC average of 2.75 and a National average of 2.78.
  3. Staffing Rating:
    4 stars compared to the SC average of 3.06 and a National average of 2.89.
  4. Quality Measures Rating:
    3 stars compared to the SC average of 3.8 and a National average of 3.95.
  5. RN Only Rating:
    3 stars compared to the SC average of 3.02 and a National average of 3.05.

Averaging the available ratings gives an aggregate star rating of 3.4 for The Retreat At Brightwater versus the SC average of 3.18 and a national average of 3.20.

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Number of Residents:
THE RETREAT AT BRIGHTWATER 49 vs. SC 83.98 vs. National 88.66
Number of Beds:
THE RETREAT AT BRIGHTWATER 67 vs. SC 103.21 vs. National 106.41
Aggregate Ratings Comparison:
THE RETREAT AT BRIGHTWATER 3.4 vs. SC 3.182 vs. National 2.99
CMS Overall Rating:
THE RETREAT AT BRIGHTWATER 4 vs. SC 3.28 vs. National 3.04
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OrganizationRole
Senior Living Commuities Llc5% Or Greater Direct Ownership Interest
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