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Cost of Alabama Nursing Homes
According to the 2015 Genworth Financial cost of care survey, the average cost of skilled nursing in Alabama is $5,810 per month.
The monthly base rate for Alabama nursing homes is typically lower when compared to neighboring states. Alabama is also less expensive compared to the national average.
This cost is the base cost for a in Alabama. Additional fees beyond the base rate may apply.
The rate for a is typically higher. In Alabama, the average cost is $6,356.
Monthly Costs Compared to Neighboring States
Alabama Nursing Home StatisticsAlabama contains 228 certified Medicare and Medicaid nursing homes. These nursing homes have a total of 26,664 available beds for skilled nursing residents and at the time when we updated this data 84% of those beds were full. The overall average Medicare 5 Star Quality rating for Alabama skilled nursing homes is 3.6 which ranks 18 nationally.
Below, we display graphs that show the breakdowns of various important quality ratings and other helpful statistics for skilled nursing facilities in Alabama. You can use these statistics to compare an individual nursing home against the averages of the other Alabama facilities.
Overall Ratings of Alabama Nursing Homes
Capacity of Skilled Nursing Facilities in Alabama
Ownership of Nursing Homes in Alabama
Percent of Alabama Nursing Homes in a Hospital
Percent of Alabama Facilities that are in Continuing Care Retirement Communities
Percent of Alabama Skilled Nursing Facilities with Counseling
Number of Complaints in the Past Year per Skilled Nursing Facility in Alabama
Researching Skilled Nursing Facilities in Alabama? Ask these questions:
What are the staffing ratios per resident per day and how does that compare to other nursing homes in Alabama?
Does the nursing home's reported time compare favorably to other Alabama nursing homes?
What is the nursing home's staff turnover like?
How does this staff turnover compare to other facilities in Alabama?
How much time do the nursing home's staff spend with residents each day?
Compare the daily time spent to other facilities in Alabama.
How does the nursing home's quality measures compare against other Alabama facilities?
Compare the long stay and short stay quality measures against other Alabama nursing homes.
What's the nursing home's Medicare rating and how does that compare to others in Alabama?
The Medicare rating is based on evaluation of Alabama's nursing homes.
What types of activities does the nursing home offer residents?
Is there a monthly activity calendar? What resident activities are available?
Is transportation offered to the nursing home residents?
How does this compare to other Alabama nursing homes?
Does the nursing home accept Medicaid?
If you cannot afford the service, does the facility accept Alabama Medicaid?
Important Helpful Contacts for Nursing Home Residents and Seniors in Alabama
Tollfree: (800) 356-9596
Tollfree Notes: Complaint line
Tollfree: (800) 243-5463
Tollfree: (800) 433-3966
Tollfree: (800) 252-1818
Spanish: (866) 874-3972
Tollfree: (800) 362-1504
These offices provide a number of different services to Alabama residents that are 60 years of age and older. The AAAs can assist and offer guidance on nutrition, caregiver support, assistance programs and referrals, ombudsmen assistance, insurance counseling and even transportation.
Find and Contact your local Alabama AAA below:
For national organizations, see our list of senior care resources
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