Nursing Homes in Kalamazoo County

Senior citizen, Nursing Homes in Kalamazoo County, MIThere are 10 skilled nursing facilities and nursing homes in Kalamazoo County, Michigan. Each facility accepts new Medicare patients and is regularly inspected by CMS. If you do not find a nursing home in your area that is suitable to you then you will need to look in a nieghboring county or state.

The one to five star rankings are taken from data provided by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The government sets quality standards for all nursing homes enrolled in Medicare or Medicaid. This is why we only list the Medicare approved homes.


Nursing Homes Inspections in Kalamazoo County

All Michigan nursing homes enrolled in the Medicare or Medicaid programs are regulated by state and federal government agencies. Inspection teams from Michigan conduct annual health inspections. These on-site inspections include a broad range of more than 180 health and safety checks. At the same time, inspectors are also tasked with looking into health-related complaints filed by residents or their families.

Nursing home health inspections cover safety of food preparation, adequacy of infection control, medication management, residents’ rights, quality of life, proper skin care, and much more. A home’s rating is based on the number of deficiencies, the seriousness of each deficiency, and the scope of the deficiencies. In addition, inspection team check for compliance with fire safety. Be aware that fire safety issues do not factor into the overall CMS rating.

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