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


Cost of Delaware Nursing Homes

According to the 2015 Genworth Financial cost of care survey, the average cost of skilled nursing in Delaware is $9,125 per month.

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

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

The rate for a is typically higher. In Delaware, the average cost is $9,825.

More info on Nursing Home Costs

Monthly Costs Compared to Neighboring States

New Jersey$9,733

Delaware Nursing Home Statistics

Delaware contains 45 certified Medicare and Medicaid nursing homes. These nursing homes have a total of 4,807 available beds for skilled nursing residents and at the time when we updated this data 88% of those beds were full. The overall average Medicare 5 Star Quality rating for Delaware skilled nursing homes is 3.9 which ranks 3 nationally.

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

Overall Ratings of Delaware Nursing Homes

Capacity of Skilled Nursing Facilities in Delaware

Ownership of Nursing Homes in Delaware

Percent of Delaware Nursing Homes in a Hospital

Percent of Delaware Facilities that are in Continuing Care Retirement Communities

Percent of Delaware Skilled Nursing Facilities with Counseling

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

Helpful Delaware Consumer Agencies

Billing Medicare

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

Fiscal Intermediary
Empire Medicare Services
Tollfree: (800) 633-4227
Tollfree Notes: 1-800-MEDICARE

Part B bills and services.

TrailBlazer Health Enterprises, LLC
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, Philadelphia Regional Office
Local: (215) 861-4140

Medigap policies available in my area, and insurance questions.

State Department of Insurance
Insurance Department of Delaware - Consumer Service Division
Local: (302) 674-7310
Tollfree: (800) 282-8611

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
Local: (302) 674-7364
Tollfree: (800) 336-9500

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
Mid-Atlantic Association of Community Health Centers
Local: (301) 577-0097

To find a hospice program in my area.

State Hospice Organization
Hospice of Delaware
Local: (302) 478-5707
Tollfree: (800) 838-9800
Spanish: (866) 874-3972

Other Health Insurance Programs

Health based programs and services.

State Health Departments
Delaware Health and Social Services
Local: (302) 255-9040
Tollfree: (800) 372-2022

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

State Medical Assistance Office
Delaware Health and Social Services
Local: (302) 255-9500
Tollfree: (800) 372-2022

Quality of Care/Complaints

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

QIO -- Quality Improvement Organization (formerly PRO - Peer Review Organization)
Quality Insights of Delaware
Local: (302) 478-3600
Tollfree: (866) 475-9669

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

Division of Services for Aging and Adults with Physical Disabilities of Delaware
Local: (302) 255-9390
Tollfree: (800) 223-9074

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

Nursing Home State Survey Agency
Health and Social Services of Delaware - Division of Long Term Care and Resident Protection
Local: (302) 577-6661
Tollfree: (877) 453-0012

For national organizations, see our list of senior care resources

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