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Cost of Michigan Nursing Homes

According to the 2015 Genworth Financial cost of care survey, the average cost of skilled nursing in Michigan is $7,559 per month.

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

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

The rate for a is typically higher. In Michigan, the average cost is $8,258.

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Monthly Costs Compared to Neighboring States


Michigan Nursing Home Statistics

Michigan contains 446 certified Medicare and Medicaid nursing homes. These nursing homes have a total of 47,014 available beds for skilled nursing residents and at the time when we updated this data 81% of those beds were full. The overall average Medicare 5 Star Quality rating for Michigan skilled nursing homes is 3.5 which ranks 24 nationally.

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

Overall Ratings of Michigan Nursing Homes

Capacity of Skilled Nursing Facilities in Michigan

Ownership of Nursing Homes in Michigan

Percent of Michigan Nursing Homes in a Hospital

Percent of Michigan Facilities that are in Continuing Care Retirement Communities

Percent of Michigan Skilled Nursing Facilities with Counseling

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

Researching Skilled Nursing Facilities in Michigan? Ask these questions:

  • What are the staffing ratios per resident per day and how does that compare to other nursing homes in Michigan?
    Does the nursing home's reported time compare favorably to other Michigan nursing homes?
  • What is the nursing home's staff turnover like?
    How does this staff turnover compare to other facilities in Michigan?
  • How much time do the nursing home's staff spend with residents each day?
    Compare the daily time spent to other facilities in Michigan.
  • How does the nursing home's quality measures compare against other Michigan facilities?
    Compare the long stay and short stay quality measures against other Michigan nursing homes.
  • What's the nursing home's Medicare rating and how does that compare to others in Michigan?
    The Medicare rating is based on evaluation of Michigan'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 Michigan nursing homes?
  • Does the nursing home accept Medicaid?
    If you cannot afford the service, does the facility accept Michigan Medicaid?

Important Helpful Contacts for Nursing Home Residents and Seniors in Michigan

Have a complaint about a Michigan Nursing Home? If you or a loved one in Michigan have a complaint about the qualify of care or overall conditions in a nursing home located in Michigan, report it to:
LARA-Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
Local: (517) 241-4712
Tollfree: (800) 882-6006
Tollfree TDD: (888) 864-1212
Do you have a dispute with a nursing home in Michigan or maybe you are simply seeking some more information regarding the care or services received? If so, your local long-term care ombudsman is a valuable resource. You can contact them at:
Elder Law of Michigan, Inc
Local: (517) 335-1560
Tollfree: (866) 485-9393
As a Michigan resident, do you have questions about your Medicare coverage or a Medigap Policy? You can contact the Michigan state department of insurance at:
Department of Insurance and Financial Services
Local: (517) 373-0220
Tollfree: (877) 999-6442
Are you aware of all the Michigan health-based programs and services that may be available? If not, the Michigan Health Department is a valuable resource, contact at the following:
Michigan Department Community Health
Local: (517) 373-3740
Tollfree: (800) 642-3195
Are you on a low income in Michigan and having trouble covering your medical bills? The Michigan medical assistance office may be able to help, contact at:
Michigan Department Community Health
Local: (517) 373-3740
Tollfree: (800) 642-3195
Are you familiar with the Michigan Area Agencies on the Aging and all the assistance they can provide to you?

These offices provide a number of different services to Michigan 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 Michigan AAA below:

Detroit Area Agency on Aging
Detroit, MI
(313) 446-4444
Area Agency on Aging 1-B
Southfield, MI
(248) 357-2255
The Senior Alliance Area Agency on Aging 1-C
Wayne, MI
(734) 722-2830
Region 2 Area Agency on Aging
Brooklyn, MI
(517) 592-1974
Region IV Area Agency on Aging
Saint Joseph, MI
(269) 983-0177
Valley Area Agency on Aging
Flint, MI
(810) 239-7671
Tri-County Office on Aging
Lansing, MI
(517) 887-1440
Region VII Area Agency on Aging
Bay City, MI
(989) 893-4506
Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan, Inc.
Grand Rapids, MI
(616) 456-5664
Northeast Michigan Community Service Agency- Region 9 Area Agency on Aging
Alpena, MI
(989) 356-3474
Area Agency on Aging of Northwest Michigan
Traverse City, MI
(231) 947-8920
Upper Peninsula Area Agency on Aging
Escanaba, MI
(906) 786-4701
Senior Resources
Muskegon, MI
(231) 739-5858
Region IIIA Area Agency on Aging
Kalamazoo, MI
(269) 373-5147
CareWell Services Southwest
Battle Creek, MI
(269) 966-2450
Area Agency on Aging (III C) Branch-St.Joseph
Coldwater, MI
(517) 278-2538
Upper Peninsula Area Agency on Aging
Escanaba, MI
(906) 786-4701

For national organizations, see our list of senior care resources

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