Massachusetts Skilled Nursing Home Facilities
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Cost of Massachusetts Nursing Homes
According to the 2015 Genworth Financial cost of care survey, the average cost of skilled nursing in Massachusetts is $10,737 per month.
The monthly base rate for Massachusetts nursing homes is typically higher when compared to neighboring states. Massachusetts is also more expensive compared to the national average.
This cost is the base cost for a in Massachusetts. Additional fees beyond the base rate may apply.
The rate for a is typically higher. In Massachusetts, the average cost is $11,632.
Monthly Costs Compared to Neighboring States
Massachusetts Nursing Home StatisticsMassachusetts contains 408 certified Medicare and Medicaid nursing homes. These nursing homes have a total of 46,755 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 Massachusetts skilled nursing homes is 3.5 which ranks 25 nationally.
Below, we display graphs that show the breakdowns of various important quality ratings and other helpful statistics for skilled nursing facilities in Massachusetts. You can use these statistics to compare an individual nursing home against the averages of the other Massachusetts facilities.
Overall Ratings of Massachusetts Nursing Homes
Capacity of Skilled Nursing Facilities in Massachusetts
Ownership of Nursing Homes in Massachusetts
Percent of Massachusetts Nursing Homes in a Hospital
Percent of Massachusetts Facilities that are in Continuing Care Retirement Communities
Percent of Massachusetts Skilled Nursing Facilities with Counseling
Number of Complaints in the Past Year per Skilled Nursing Facility in Massachusetts
Researching Skilled Nursing Facilities in Massachusetts? Ask these questions:
What are the staffing ratios per resident per day and how does that compare to other nursing homes in Massachusetts?
Does the nursing home's reported time compare favorably to other Massachusetts nursing homes?
What is the nursing home's staff turnover like?
How does this staff turnover compare to other facilities in Massachusetts?
How much time do the nursing home's staff spend with residents each day?
Compare the daily time spent to other facilities in Massachusetts.
How does the nursing home's quality measures compare against other Massachusetts facilities?
Compare the long stay and short stay quality measures against other Massachusetts nursing homes.
What's the nursing home's Medicare rating and how does that compare to others in Massachusetts?
The Medicare rating is based on evaluation of Massachusetts'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 Massachusetts nursing homes?
Does the nursing home accept Medicaid?
If you cannot afford the service, does the facility accept Massachusetts Medicaid?
Important Helpful Contacts for Nursing Home Residents and Seniors in Massachusetts
Tollfree: (800) 462-5540
Tollfree: (800) 243-4636
Local TDD: (617) 521-7490
Tollfree: (877) 563-4467
Tollfree: (866) 627-7968
These offices provide a number of different services to Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts AAA below:
For national organizations, see our list of senior care resources
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