Nursing Home Facts

Nursing Home Facts2018-10-03T10:09:04+00:00

By the Numbers

0
Nursing homes in Alabama
0
Nursing home beds

* Source: American Health Care Association, June 2018

Customer Satisfaction

89%
92%

* Source: 2017 NRC Health Customer Satisfaction Survey of Alabama nursing homes.

Economic Impact

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Full-time jobs generated by Alabama nursing homes
0 M
Medicaid provider taxes paid by Alabama nursing homes
0 M
Overall household income generated by Alabama nursing homes
0Billion
Overall business volume generated by Alabama nursing homes

* Source: American Health Care Association, Long Term Care Economic Impact Statistics, 2011

Quality Care

Alabama nursing home residents…

  • receive more hours of care per day from certified nursing assistants than the national average
  • have fewer pressure sores than the national average
  • have fewer reports of moderate to severe pain than the national average
  • have fewer depressive symptoms than the national average
  • have fewer urinary tract infections than the national average

Source: Medicare Nursing Home Compare, May 2017

According to federal law, each nursing home must be inspected every year to ensure compliance with various federal and state regulations for resident care and facility operations. No other health care provider in Alabama can match this standard.