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Rhode Island Skilled Nursing Home Facilities

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


Cost of Rhode Island Nursing Homes

According to the 2015 Genworth Financial cost of care survey, the average cost of skilled nursing in Rhode Island is $7,756 per month.

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

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

The rate for a is typically higher. In Rhode Island, the average cost is $8,593.

More info on Nursing Home Costs

Monthly Costs Compared to Neighboring States

Rhode Island$7,756

Rhode Island Nursing Home Statistics

Rhode Island contains 84 certified Medicare and Medicaid nursing homes. These nursing homes have a total of 8,739 available beds for skilled nursing residents and at the time when we updated this data 90% of those beds were full. The overall average Medicare 5 Star Quality rating for Rhode Island skilled nursing homes is 3.7 which ranks 11 nationally.

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

Overall Ratings of Rhode Island Nursing Homes

Capacity of Skilled Nursing Facilities in Rhode Island

Ownership of Nursing Homes in Rhode Island

Percent of Rhode Island Nursing Homes in a Hospital

Percent of Rhode Island Facilities that are in Continuing Care Retirement Communities

Percent of Rhode Island Skilled Nursing Facilities with Counseling

Number of Complaints in the Past Year per Skilled Nursing Facility in Rhode Island

Helpful Rhode Island Consumer Agencies

Billing Medicare

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

Fiscal Intermediary
Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Tollfree: (800) 633-4227
Tollfree Notes: 1-800-MEDICARE

Part B bills and services.

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
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
Department of Business Regulation of Rhode Island - Insurance Division
Local: (401) 462-9520

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 Program (SHIP)
Local: (401) 462-4444
Local TDD: (401) 462-0740

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
Health Center Association of Rhode Island
Local: (401) 274-1771

To find a hospice program in my area.

State Hospice Organization
Home and Hospice Care of Rhode Island
Local: (401) 727-7070
Tollfree: (800) 338-6555

Other Health Insurance Programs

Health based programs and services.

State Health Departments
Rhode Island Department of Health
Local: (401) 222-2231
Tollfree: (800) 942-7434
Tollfree Notes: TTY Phone: 711

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

State Medical Assistance Office
Department of Human Services of Rhode Island
Local: (401) 462-5300

Quality of Care/Complaints

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

QIO -- Quality Improvement Organization (formerly PRO - Peer Review Organization)
Rhode Island Quality Partners, Inc.
Local: (401) 528-3200
Tollfree: (800) 662-5028

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

The Alliance for Better Long Term Care
Local: (401) 785-3340

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

Nursing Home State Survey Agency
Rhode Island Department of Health
Local: (401) 222-2566

For national organizations, see our list of senior care resources

Rhode Island Nursing Homes by City