Nursing Homes in Lonoke County

Senior citizen, Nursing Homes in Lonoke County, ARWe found 6 nursing homes and skilled nursing facilities that accept new Medicare patients in Lonoke, Arkansas. If no homes are available, or if the homes do not meet your quality standards, you will need to look in nieghboring Arkansas counties.

The star ratings are created using the annual inspection data provided by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. CMS establishes the safety standards for all nursing homes and skilled nursing facilities that accept Medicare and Medicaid patients. Our catalog does not list homes in Arkansas that do not accept Medicare.


Nursing Homes Inspections in Lonoke County

All nursing homes in Lonoke County, Arkansas that accept payment from the Medicare or Medicaid programs are highly regulated by both the state and federal government. State run inspection teams conduct health inspections every 12 to 15 months. Inspections cover a wide range of health and safety checks (over 180 items). The Arkansas based inspectors also investigate health-related complaints from residents and family.

Skilled nursing facility health inspectors evaluate food preparation, adequacy of infection control, medication management, residents’ rights, quality of life, proper skin care, and other critical areas. The five star rating assigned to each nursing home is based on the deficiencies uncovered by the inspection. In addition to health safety, inspectors check for compliance with fire safety regulations, but these safety issues do not factor into the final CMS rating.

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