Overall Star Rating
Medicare assigns the overall star rating based on Altoona Health & Rehab's performance on 3 separate measures: health inspections/survey, staffing, and quality measures. Each of these domains have their own star ratings, with more stars meaning better quality of care.
Health Inspection/Survey Star Rating
Medicare assigns the star rating based on Altoona Health & Rehab’s weighted score from recent health inspections. More stars means fewer health risks.
Quality Measures Star Rating
Medicare assigns the star rating based on data from a select set of clinical data measures for Altoona Health & Rehab. More stars means better quality of care.
[Nurse] Staffing Star Rating
Medicare assigns the star rating based on Altoona Health & Rehab’s staffing hours for Registered Nurses (RNs), Licensed Practice Nurses (LPNs), Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs), and Nurse aides. More stars means a better level of staffing per nursing home resident.
Altoona Health & Rehab is a 50 Bed Medicare And Medicaid Certified Nursing Home located in Altoona, AL. Altoona Health & Rehab is certified by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and they provide skilled nursing services to patients in a post-acute care setting. Altoona Health & Rehab can be contacted at (205) 589-6394 for more information.
Skilled Nursing Facilities are one of the Medicare certified provider types who are participate in the CMS Quality initiatives in order to accept Medicare for payment. To learn more Skilled Nursing Facility quality measure performances, Medicare five star ratings, survey report information, patient-to-staffing ratios and more, please view the Medicare Report for Altoona Health & Rehab.