Search for Skilled Nursing by ZIP Code:  :

Colorado Skilled Nursing Home Facilities

Search Colorado Skilled Nursing Homes by ZIP

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


Cost of Colorado Nursing Homes

According to the 2015 Genworth Financial cost of care survey, the average cost of skilled nursing in Colorado is $6,996 per month.

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

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

The rate for a is typically higher. In Colorado, the average cost is $7,794.

More info on Nursing Home Costs

Monthly Costs Compared to Neighboring States

New Mexico$6,220

Colorado Nursing Home Statistics

Colorado contains 226 certified Medicare and Medicaid nursing homes. These nursing homes have a total of 21,090 available beds for skilled nursing residents and at the time when we updated this data 79% of those beds were full. The overall average Medicare 5 Star Quality rating for Colorado skilled nursing homes is 3.7 which ranks 13 nationally.

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

Overall Ratings of Colorado Nursing Homes

Capacity of Skilled Nursing Facilities in Colorado

Ownership of Nursing Homes in Colorado

Percent of Colorado Nursing Homes in a Hospital

Percent of Colorado Facilities that are in Continuing Care Retirement Communities

Percent of Colorado Skilled Nursing Facilities with Counseling

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

Helpful Colorado Consumer Agencies

Billing Medicare

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

Fiscal Intermediary
TrailBlazer Health Enterprises, LLC
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, Denver Regional Office
Local: (303) 844-4024
Local TDD: (303) 844-0817

Medigap policies available in my area, and insurance questions.

State Department of Insurance
Department of Insurance of Colorado
Local: (303) 894-7499
Tollfree: (800) 930-3745

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 Assistance Program (SHIP)
Local: (303) 629-4940
Local TDD: (303) 894-7880
Tollfree: (888) 696-7213
Spanish: (866) 665-9668

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 Network of Colorado
Local: (303) 861-5165

To find a hospice program in my area.

State Hospice Organization
Hospice Organization of Colorado
Local: (719) 594-9233

Other Health Insurance Programs

Health based programs and services.

State Health Departments
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Local: (303) 692-2000
Local TDD: (303) 691-7700
Tollfree: (800) 886-7689

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

State Medical Assistance Office
Department of Health Care Policy and Financing of Colorado
Local: (303) 866-3513
Tollfree: (800) 221-3943

Quality of Care/Complaints

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

QIO -- Quality Improvement Organization (formerly PRO - Peer Review Organization)
Colorado Foundation for Medical Care
Local: (303) 695-3300
Tollfree: (800) 727-7086

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

Legal Center for People with Disabilities and Older People of Colorado
Local: (303) 722-0300
Tollfree: (800) 288-1376

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

Nursing Home State Survey Agency
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Local: (303) 692-2800

For national organizations, see our list of senior care resources

Colorado Nursing Homes by City