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Arkansas Skilled Nursing Home Facilities

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


Cost of Arkansas Nursing Homes

According to the 2015 Genworth Financial cost of care survey, the average cost of skilled nursing in Arkansas is $4,715 per month.

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

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

The rate for a is typically higher. In Arkansas, the average cost is $5,488.

More info on Nursing Home Costs

Monthly Costs Compared to Neighboring States


Arkansas Nursing Home Statistics

Arkansas contains 232 certified Medicare and Medicaid nursing homes. These nursing homes have a total of 24,690 available beds for skilled nursing residents and at the time when we updated this data 71% of those beds were full. The overall average Medicare 5 Star Quality rating for Arkansas skilled nursing homes is 3.3 which ranks 35 nationally.

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

Overall Ratings of Arkansas Nursing Homes

Capacity of Skilled Nursing Facilities in Arkansas

Ownership of Nursing Homes in Arkansas

Percent of Arkansas Nursing Homes in a Hospital

Percent of Arkansas Facilities that are in Continuing Care Retirement Communities

Percent of Arkansas Skilled Nursing Facilities with Counseling

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

Helpful Arkansas Consumer Agencies

Billing Medicare

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

Fiscal Intermediary
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
Tollfree: (800) 633-4227
Tollfree Notes: 1-800-MEDICARE

Part B bills and services.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
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, Dallas Regional Office
Local: (214) 767-6401

Medigap policies available in my area, and insurance questions.

State Department of Insurance
Department of Insurance of Arkansas
Local: (501) 371-2782
Tollfree: (800) 224-6330

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
Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP)
Local: (501) 371-2782
Tollfree: (800) 224-6330

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
Community Health Centers of Arkansas, Inc.
Local: (501) 374-8225
Tollfree: (877) 666-2422

To find a hospice program in my area.

State Hospice Organization
Arkansas Hospice Inc.
Local: (501) 748-3333
Tollfree: (877) 257-3400

Other Health Insurance Programs

Health based programs and services.

State Health Departments
Arkansas Department of Health
Local: (501) 661-2000
Tollfree: (800) 462-0599

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

State Medical Assistance Office
Department of Human Services of Arkansas
Local: (501) 682-8233
Tollfree: (800) 482-5431
Spanish: (800) 482-8988

Quality of Care/Complaints

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

QIO -- Quality Improvement Organization (formerly PRO - Peer Review Organization)
Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care
Local: (479) 649-8501
Tollfree: (800) 272-5528

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

Department of Human Services on Aging of Arkansas - Division of Aging and Adult Services
Local: (501) 682-2441

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

Nursing Home State Survey Agency
Department of Human Services of Arkansas - Office of Long Term Care
Local: (501) 682-8430
Tollfree: (800) 582-4887
Tollfree Notes: Complaint Hotline
Spanish: (800) 482-8988

For national organizations, see our list of senior care resources

Arkansas Nursing Homes by City