Buckingham's Choice is a medicare and medicaid certified nursing home in Adamstown, Maryland. It is located in Frederick county at 3200 Baker Circle, Adamstown, Maryland 21710. You can reach out to the office of Buckingham's Choice via phone at (301) 644-1636. This skilled nursing facility has 172 federally certified beds with average occupancy rate of 19.36%. The nursing facility is classified as "Continuing Care Retirement Community" by CMS and its legal business name is Buckingham's Choice, Inc. and has the following ownership type - Non Profit - Corporation.
Buckingham's Choice 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 2000 (18 years certified) and the last quality survey was conducted in March, 2017.
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BUCKINGHAM'S CHOICE, INC.
3200 Baker Cir, Adamstown, MD 21710
Nursing homes vary in the quality of care and services they provide to their residents. The below quality ratings for Buckingham's Choice are calculated from three sources - health inspection results, staffing data, and quality measure data. This information gives you an indication of the care Buckingham's Choice give to their patients.
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