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Maine Skilled Nursing Home Facilities

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


Cost of Maine Nursing Homes

According to the 2015 Genworth Financial cost of care survey, the average cost of skilled nursing in Maine is $8,365 per month.

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

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

The rate for a is typically higher. In Maine, the average cost is $8,973.

More info on Nursing Home Costs

Monthly Costs Compared to Neighboring States

New Hampshire$9,612

Maine Nursing Home Statistics

Maine contains 100 certified Medicare and Medicaid nursing homes. These nursing homes have a total of 6,837 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 Maine skilled nursing homes is 3.7 which ranks 16 nationally.

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

Overall Ratings of Maine Nursing Homes

Capacity of Skilled Nursing Facilities in Maine

Ownership of Nursing Homes in Maine

Percent of Maine Nursing Homes in a Hospital

Percent of Maine Facilities that are in Continuing Care Retirement Communities

Percent of Maine Skilled Nursing Facilities with Counseling

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

Helpful Maine Consumer Agencies

Billing Medicare

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

Fiscal Intermediary
Associated Hospital Services
Tollfree: (800) 633-4227
Tollfree Notes: 1-800-MEDICARE

Part B bills and services.

National Heritage Insurance Company
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, Boston Regional Office
Local: (617) 565-1232

Medigap policies available in my area, and insurance questions.

State Department of Insurance
Bureau of Insurance of Maine
Local: (207) 624-8475
Tollfree: (800) 300-5000

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
Maine State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)
Local: (207) 287-9200
Tollfree: (877) 353-3771

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
Primary Care Association of Maine
Local: (207) 621-0677

To find a hospice program in my area.

State Hospice Organization
Hospice Council of Maine
Local: (207) 626-0651
Tollfree: (800) 438-5963

Other Health Insurance Programs

Health based programs and services.

State Health Departments
Maine Department of Health and Human Services
Local: (207) 287-3707

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

State Medical Assistance Office
Maine Department of Health and Human Services
Local: (207) 287-9202
Local Notes: Eligibility
Tollfree: (800) 977-6740
Tollfree Notes: option 2

Quality of Care/Complaints

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

QIO -- Quality Improvement Organization (formerly PRO - Peer Review Organization)
Northeast Health Care Quality Foundation
Local: (603) 749-1641
Tollfree: (800) 772-0151

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

Long Term Care Ombudsman of Maine
Local: (207) 621-1079
Tollfree: (800) 499-0229

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 Health and Human Services of Maine
Local: (207) 287-9300
Tollfree: (800) 791-4080

For national organizations, see our list of senior care resources

Maine Nursing Homes by City