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Alaska Skilled Nursing Home Facilities

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


Cost of Alaska Nursing Homes

According to the 2015 Genworth Financial cost of care survey, the average cost of skilled nursing in Alaska is $23,451 per month.

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

This cost is the base cost for a in Alaska. Additional fees beyond the base rate may apply.

The rate for a is typically higher. In Alaska, the average cost is $23,451.

More info on Nursing Home Costs

Monthly Costs Compared to Neighboring States


Alaska Nursing Home Statistics

Alaska contains 18 certified Medicare and Medicaid nursing homes. These nursing homes have a total of 693 available beds for skilled nursing residents and at the time when we updated this data 86% of those beds were full. The overall average Medicare 5 Star Quality rating for Alaska skilled nursing homes is 4 which ranks 2 nationally.

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

Overall Ratings of Alaska Nursing Homes

Capacity of Skilled Nursing Facilities in Alaska

Ownership of Nursing Homes in Alaska

Percent of Alaska Nursing Homes in a Hospital

Percent of Alaska Facilities that are in Continuing Care Retirement Communities

Percent of Alaska Skilled Nursing Facilities with Counseling

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

Helpful Alaska 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-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
Insurance Division of Alaska
Local: (907) 269-7900
Local TDD: (907) 465-5437
Tollfree: (800) 467-8725

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
Alaska State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)
Local: (907) 269-3680
Local TDD: (907) 269-3691
Tollfree: (800) 478-6065

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
Alaska Primary Care Association
Local: (907) 929-2722

To find a hospice program in my area.

State Hospice Organization
Hospice of Mat-Su, Alaska
Local: (907) 352-4800State Hospice Organization
Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, Alaska
Local: (907) 463-6111

Other Health Insurance Programs

Health based programs and services.

State Health Departments
Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
Local: (907) 465-3030
Local TDD: (907) 586-4265

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

State Medical Assistance Office
Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
Tollfree: (800) 780-9972

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: (406) 443-4020
Tollfree: (800) 497-8232

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

Long Term Care Ombudsman of Alaska
Local: (907) 334-4480
Tollfree: (800) 730-6393

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

Nursing Home State Survey Agency
DHSS of Alaska - DMA Health Facilities Licensing and Certification
Local: (907) 334-2483
Tollfree: (888) 387-9387

For national organizations, see our list of senior care resources

Alaska Nursing Homes by City