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Goodwater Healthcare Center
16 Jones Hill Road, Goodwater, AL 35072
Based on 8 reviews
Services and Housing OptionsAssisted Living, Nursing Home
Call for pricing and availability(800) 780-8101
Goodwater Healthcare Center Description
Goodwater Healthcare Center has been providing long-term and short-term nursing and rehabilitation services to Coosa County and the surrounding area since 1966. Our state-licensed facility features 72 beds and is conveniently located on Alabama Hwy 9, just minutes off Hwy 280 in Goodwater.
At Goodwater Healthcare Center, we work together with residents, their families and their physicians to design a care plan that meets realistic expectations and promotes the resident's highest possible well-being. Our staff strives to provide the comfort and security of home as we care for the whole person.
Goodwater Healthcare Center is located 10.3 miles from Alexander City, a small town with a population of 14,718. Other nearby cities and towns include Sylacauga, Childersburg and Talladega. The community is in a lower-middle class neighborhood where the average income is $37,622, 72% of the country has a higher median income.
This community provides Assisted Living and Nursing Home Care and has Studio apartments available. Studio apartments start at an estimated $3,644 a month, while the average cost of Assisted Living is $3,644 in Goodwater, $3,433 in AL, and $3,545 in the United States. These prices are estimated. Goodwater Healthcare Center is ranked 1 out of 1 communities in Goodwater and is ranked 104 out of 327 communities in AL.
Information from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
This nursing community has been given an overall rating of 4 out of 5 stars by The Center for Medicare and Medicaid receiving 5 stars on its health inspection, 1 stars on its quality measures rating, and 4 stars on its staffing rating. Additionally, within its staffing rating, this facility received a 4 star registered nurse rating. This nursing home is certified by Medicare and Medicaid and was first approved to provide Medicare and Medicaid services on 07/01/78 and is run by a for profit organization. It is a large-sized nursing community with 72 nursing beds. Currently, there are 47 residents within the nursing community. Be advised these resident occupancy numbers are not always up to date and are collected from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services website periodically.
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Long Stay Metrics
Percentage of high risk long-stay residents with pressure ulcers
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine
Percentage of long-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury
Percentage of long-stay residents who have depressive symptoms
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antipsychotic medication
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained
Percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move independently worsened
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased
Percentage of long-stay residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection
Percentage of low risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder
Number of hospitalizations per 1000 long-stay resident days
Number of outpatient emergency department visits per 1000 long-stay resident days
Short Stay Metrics
Percentage of short-stay residents assessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine
Percentage of short-stay residents who made improvements in function
Percentage of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication
Percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine
Percentage of short-stay residents who had an outpatient emergency department visit
Percentage of short-stay residents who were rehospitalized after a nursing home admission
Healthcare Near Goodwater Healthcare Center
Goodwater Healthcare Center is close to a wide range of health providers including hospitals, pharmacies and dentists. The closest hospital is Russell Medical Center which is 10.5 miles away, but there are also other hospitals in the area including Coosa Valley Medical Center, and Clay County Hospital. Pharmacies close by are Goodwater Pharmacy which is 1.4 miles away, CVS Pharmacy, and Walgreens. Have to go to the dentist? Options include Clark Holmes Smith Oral Facial Surgery which is 10.5 miles away, and Benjamin Contratto DMD.
Goodwater Healthcare Center is also close to a range of restaurants and parks. Looking to go out to eat or order takeout? Order pizza at Pizza Hut or a sandwich at Little Toms Fish Camp Store. Looking for a park to relax at? Enjoy the outdoors at Talladega National Forest (Talladega Division), Ann Jordan Resort Area, or Hollins Wildlife Management Area.
Weather in the area consists of an average of 181 days of rain, 2 days of snow and 180 days of sun and the total precipitation is around 2.9 inches a year. The region reaches a high of 83°F in the summer and 47°F in the winter, with an average temp of 66.6°F throughout the year. The average humidity is 74.9%, with max winds averaging around 7.7 mph.
This community is licensed by the state of AL. It is a large-sized community with 72 total beds.
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Health and Fire Safety Deficiencies
The Center for Medicare and Medicaid report report health and fire safety deficiencies. Some of these deficiencies are more severe than others. The following table shows different levels of severity.
|Severity of Deficiency||Isolated||Pattern||Widespread|
|Immediate jeopardy to resident health or safety||J||K||L|
|Actual harm that is not immediate jeopardy||G||H||I|
|No actual harm with potential for more than minimal harm that is not immediate jeopardy||D||E||F|
|No actual harm with potential for minimal harm||A||B||C|
Fire Safety Deficiencies
|Survey Date||Correction Date||Letter||Category||Description|
|2018-03-20||2018-04-02||E||Smoke Deficiencies||Have a fire alarm with audible and visual signals that transmits the alarm automatically to notify emergency forces in event of fire.|
Health Safety Deficiencies
|Survey Date||Correction Date||Letter||Category||Description|
|2018-03-15||2018-04-19||C||Resident Rights Deficiencies||Allow residents to easily view the nursing home's survey results and communicate with advocate agencies.|
|2018-03-15||2018-04-19||D||Resident Assessment and Care Planning Deficiencies||Assess the resident when there is a significant change in condition|
|2018-03-15||2018-04-19||E||Quality of Life and Care Deficiencies||Try different approaches before using a bed rail. If a bed rail is needed, the facility must (1) assess a resident for safety risk; (2) review these risks and benefits with the resident/representative; (3) get informed consent; and (4) Correctly install and maintain the bed rail.|
|2018-03-15||2018-04-19||D||Pharmacy Service Deficiencies||Ensure drugs and biologicals used in the facility are labeled in accordance with currently accepted professional principles; and all drugs and biologicals must be stored in locked compartments, separately locked, compartments for controlled drugs.|
|2018-03-15||2018-04-19||E||Administration Deficiencies||Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies and develop corrective plans of action.|
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