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Kingsport Nursing Homes

There are 5 Nursing Homes Facilities in Kingsport, TN.

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    Asbury Place At Kingsport

    Asbury Place At Kingsport is a beautiful Nursing Homes facility that is committed to improving each resident’s quality of life. This is done through the dedication of the care staff at Asbury Place At Kingsport. The staff is determined in providing the highest-levels of senior care services possi...

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    Indian Path Medical Center Transitional Care

    Indian Path Medical Center Transitional Care is a 22-bed, Nursing Homes facility for the elderly located on 2000 Brookside Drive in a welcoming and friendly neighborhood of Kingsport,TN. Indian Path Medical Center Transitional Care provides personalized care and support services to seniors in a hom...

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    Brookhaven Manor

    Brookhaven Manor is a 180-bed, Nursing Homes facility for the elderly located on 2035 Stonebrook Place in a welcoming and friendly neighborhood of Kingsport,TN. Brookhaven Manor provides personalized care and support services to seniors in a home-like environment. Brookhaven Manor is a charming la...

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    Holston Manor

    Holston Manor’s mission is to provide excellent care in a safe, respectful and compassionate manner. The goal of Holston Manor is to enrich and improve the quality of life for their elderly residents.   Holston Manor is a Nursing Homes community, located in Kingsport, Tennessee on 3641 Me...

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    Wexford House, The

    Wexford House, The is licensed by the State of Tennessee to operate as a 174-bed care community for the elderly. Wexford House, The is a large care community that is conveniently located in the peaceful neighborhood on 2421 John B Dennis Highway in Kingsport, TN. This care community is a fully-fur...

Kingsport, TN Nursing Homes

OVERVIEW

5 Nursing Homes are located in the city of Kingsport, Tennessee or nearby and can accommodate the needs of your Loved One (subject to availability). Also known as Skilled Nursing Facilities, these health facilities 5 provide continuous nursing and supportive care to patients who need long-term nursing care on an extended basis, rehabilitation after surgery, disabled or those people who are recovering from a serious medical condition.

Nursing Homes in Kingsport offer personal care, assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) plus all the services provided by assisted living facilities with around the clock nursing care. This also includes daily nutritional meals, bathing, grooming, dressing, medication management and more. Tennessee Hospice, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Care are all part of the specialty care provided by Nursing Homes which is provided 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Registered Nurses and LVNs (Licensed Vocational Nurses) are available to assist their patients with their care needs in the facility.

WHEN IS IT NEEDED?

Seniors in Kingsport typically need this type of rehabilitation care when they are suffering from a serious medical condition. A licensed registered nurse is required to be present in the nursing home at all times to provide a more intensive care and treatment to patients who are in need of complex medical care, including seniors who have injuries, disabilities, serious illness or those recovering for surgery.

COSTS

The average cost of Nursing Homes in Kingsport is $ 5817 per month (source: Genworth Financial). Generally in Tennessee, Skilled Nursing in is more expensive than Assisted Living as it requires licensed professionals and more medical equipment to sustain a patient’s high level of medical care needs.

PAYING FOR CARE

Paying for Nursing Care can be very expensive especially if the stay is longer than anticipated. Due to the high nursing home costs in Kingsport, patients typically utilize their Medicare or Medicaid benefits. Medicare or Medicaid will only pay for care services provided by certified nursing home facilities for a limited amount of time typically for 90 days.

However, for those patients who do not qualify for these government health programs, private insurance or private funds are used. Some sources may include the patient’s retirement savings, help from family members or long term care insurance. If none if these are available, it’s best to contact Medicare (www.medicare.gov) or Tennessee’s Department of Health, Division of Health Care Facilities for more options.

LICENSING

Kingsport Nursing Homes are licensed, inspected and regulated by the Department of Public Health, regulated by the state and the federal government and are certified by Medicare and Medicaid.

Tennessee Skilled Nursing facilities become certified only when they pass the state government agency inspection. These government agencies are responsible for having the administrators licensed, performing routine inspections, ensuring the facility is operating up to standards and checking that the residents are receiving good care.

For additional information, you can directly visit Medicare at www.medicare.gov or call them at 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227)

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