Coosa Valley Nursing Facility in Sylacauga, AL

Coosa Valley Nursing Facility is a medicare and medicaid certified nursing home in Sylacauga, Alabama. It is located in Talladega county at 315 West Hickory Street, Sylacauga, Alabama 35150. You can reach out to the office of Coosa Valley Nursing Facility via phone at (256) 249-5604. This skilled nursing facility has 85 federally certified beds with average occupancy rate of 87.06%. Its legal business name is The Sylacauga Health Care Authority and has the following ownership type - For Profit - Corporation.

Coosa Valley Nursing Facility is certified by CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services) and participates in both medicare and medicaid program. This means if you are part of medicare or medicaid program, you may consider this nursing facility for your medical needs. It was first certified by CMS in 1967 (50 years certified) and the last quality survey was conducted in April, 2017.

Contact Information

315 West Hickory Street, Sylacauga, Alabama 35150
(256) 249-5604

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Nursing Home Profile

NameCoosa Valley Nursing Facility
LocationSylacauga, Alabama
Certified ByMedicare and Medicaid
No. of Certified Beds85
Occupancy Rate87.06%
Medicare ID015010
Ownership TypeFor Profit - Corporation

NPI Associated with this Nursing Home:

Nursing Homes may have multiple NPI numbers. We have found possible NPI number/s associated with Coosa Valley Nursing Facility from NPPES records by matching pattern on the basis of name, address, phone number etc. Please use this information accordingly.

NPI Number1366539538
Organization NameSYLACAUGA HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY
Doing Business AsCOOSA VALLEY NURSING HOME
Address315 W Hickory St, Sylacauga, AL 35150
Phone Number256-249-5690

Quality Ratings:

Nursing homes vary in the quality of care and services they provide to their residents. The below quality ratings for Coosa Valley Nursing Facility are calculated from three sources - health inspection results, staffing data, and quality measure data. This information gives you an indication of the care Coosa Valley Nursing Facility give to their patients.
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Complaints, Fines and Penalties:

Number of Facility Reported Incidents0
Number of Substantiated Complaints0
Number of Fines1
Total Amount of Fines in Dollars$15259
Number of Payment Denials1
Total Number of Penalties2

Patients' Stay Experience:

The resident survey data of Coosa Valley Nursing Facility is compared against the national average with the color code indicators: Better than National Average Worse than National Average

Experience MeasureProviderNational Avg.
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased9.715.11
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain1.496.32
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers4.765.67
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight6.677.07
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder22.4547.42
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder4.282.18
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection1.334.01
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms05.1
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained00.53
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury3.083.35
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine99.5894.72
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine98.2493.91
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication18.5516.06
Percentage of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain15.2314.67
Percentage of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened0.740.99
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine83.5980.21
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine94.5482.47
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication2.122.04
Percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move independently worsened13.5318.3
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication30.6123.13
Percentage of short-stay residents who made improvements in function76.8365.49

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Nursing Homes in Sylacauga, AL

Coosa Valley Nursing Facility
Location: 315 West Hickory Street, Sylacauga, Alabama 35150
Phone: (256) 249-5604    
Sylacauga Health And Rehab Services
Location: 1007 W Fort Williams St, Sylacauga, Alabama 35150
Phone: (256) 245-7402    

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