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Washington Skilled Nursing Home Facilities

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We recommend you search by ZIP to also view nearby Washington nursing homes that may not be located in the same city but could still meet your needs. Washington skilled nursing facilities are listed by city below so you can view only nursing homes in that city.


Cost of Washington Nursing Homes

According to the 2015 Genworth Financial cost of care survey, the average cost of skilled nursing in Washington is $8,078 per month.

The monthly base rate for Washington nursing homes is typically higher when compared to neighboring states. Washington is also more expensive compared to the national average.

This cost is the base cost for a double occupancy room for one person in Washington. Additional fees beyond the base rate may apply.

The rate for a single occupancy room for one person is typically higher. In Washington, the average cost is $8,292.

More info on Nursing Home Costs

Monthly Costs Compared to Neighboring States


Washington Nursing Home Statistics

Washington contains 221 certified Medicare and Medicaid nursing homes. These nursing homes have a total of 21,053 available beds for skilled nursing residents and at the time when we updated this data 81% of those beds were full. The overall average Medicare 5 Star Quality rating for Washington skilled nursing homes is 3.5 which ranks 9 nationally.

Below, we display graphs that show the breakdowns of various important quality ratings and other helpful statistics for skilled nursing facilities in Washington. You can use these statistics to compare an individual nursing home against the averages of the other Washington facilities.

Overall Ratings of Washington Nursing Homes

Capacity of Skilled Nursing Facilities in Washington

Ownership of Nursing Homes in Washington

Percent of Washington Nursing Homes in a Hospital

Percent of Washington Facilities that are in Continuing Care Retirement Communities

Percent of Washington Skilled Nursing Facilities with Counseling

Number of Complaints in the Past Year per Skilled Nursing Facility in Washington

Helpful Washington Consumer Agencies

Billing Medicare

Part A bills and services, hospital care, skilled nursing care, and fraud.

Fiscal Intermediary
Noridian Administrative Services
Tollfree: (800) 633-4227
Tollfree Notes: 1-800-MEDICAREFiscal Intermediary
Noridian Administrative Services
Tollfree: (800) 633-4227
Tollfree Notes: 1-800-MEDICARE

Part B bills and services.

Noridian Administrative Services
Tollfree: (800) 633-4227
Tollfree Notes: 1-800-MEDICARE

General Medicare Information

Information on local seminars and health fairs on Medicare health plan choices, or to report a complaint directly to CMS.

CMS RO - Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Regional Office
CMS, Seattle Regional Office
Local: (206) 615-2354

Medigap policies available in my area, and insurance questions.

State Department of Insurance
Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors (SHIBA) Helpline
Local: (360) 725-7000
Tollfree: (800) 562-6900

Medigap policies, long-term care insurance, Medicare health plan choices, Medicare rights and protections, and help with filing an appeal.

SHIP -- State Health Insurance Assistance Program
Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors (SHIBA) Helpline
Local TDD: (360) 586-0241
Tollfree: (800) 562-6900

Health Care Facilities and Services in Your Area

Finding a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) closest to me to help me lower my health care costs. FQHCs include community health centers, tribal health clinics, migrant health services, and health centers for the homeless.

Primary Care Association
Washington Association of Community and Migrant Health Centers (WACMHC)
Local: (360) 786-9722

To find a hospice program in my area.

State Hospice Organization
Washington State Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
Local: (253) 661-3739
Tollfree: (866) 661-3739

Other Health Insurance Programs

Health based programs and services.

State Health Departments
Washington State Department of Health
Local: (360) 236-4501
Local Notes: TTY Phone: 711
Tollfree: (800) 525-0127

Low-income programs (such as Medicaid) to help pay medical bills.

State Medical Assistance Office
Department of Social and Health Services of Washington
Tollfree: (800) 562-3022

Quality of Care/Complaints

Complaints about quality of care, and filing an appeal or complaint.

QIO -- Quality Improvement Organization (formerly PRO - Peer Review Organization)
Qualis Health
Local: (206) 364-9700
Tollfree: (800) 445-6941

Obtaining information on nursing homes or resolving problems between nursing homes and residents or their families.

Long Term Care Ombudsman of Washington
Local: (253) 838-6810
Tollfree: (800) 562-6028

Where to submit a complaint about the quality of life or quality of care inside a nursing home.

Nursing Home State Survey Agency
Dept of Social and Health Services of Washington-Aging and Adult Services Admin-Residential Care
Local: (360) 725-2300
Tollfree: (800) 562-6078
Tollfree Notes: 800-422-3263

For national organizations, see our list of senior care resources

Washington Nursing Homes by City