Diversicare of Bessemer

The users of Local-Nursing-Homes.com have given Diversicare of Bessemer an average user rating of 1.0 out of 5 stars based on 3 ratings. If you have experience with this nursing home, you can submit your own rating or review to help others make better informed decisions.

Diversicare of Bessemer was given a 4 star overall rating by The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) [1], placing it among the better 60–80% of nursing homes in Alabama. It also received a 2 star rating for Health Inspections, a 5 star rating for Quality Measures, a 4 star rating for Nursing Staffing and a 4 star rating for RN's Only.

Diversicare of Bessemer has 180 beds making this nursing home larger than the Alabama state average of 117. The average number of beds per nursing home in Jefferson County is 117. Additionally, the 141 residents at Diversicare of Bessemer are more than than the average state nursing homes population of 100, and is less full at 78% than the 85% occupied average Alabama nursing home. At the county level, Jefferson County averages 99 residents per nursing home, for an average 86% occupation rate.

Diversicare of Bessemer is located at 820 Golf Course Road in Bessemer, Alabama 35020. The federal provider number for Diversicare of Bessemer is 015209. This nursing home accepts patients covered by both Medicare and Medicaid. The owner of Diversicare of Bessemer does not own any other nursing homes, and is registered as a for profit - corporation

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Diversicare of Bessemer
820 Golf Course Road
Bessemer, Alabama 35020

Facility Details

Categorizations and Features [2]

  • Located at 820 Golf Course Road in Bessemer, Alabama 35020
  • Participates in Medicare and Medicaid
  • The facility is NOT located in a hospital
  • The Type Of Ownership is For Profit - Corporation
  • The Owner does NOT own multiple nursing homes
  • Both resident and family councils are a available
  • The most recently available inspection was on October 6, 2016

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User Rating Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Ratings [1]
Overall Health Inspections Quality Measures Staffing RN Staffing
Diversicare of Bessemer
Jefferson County, Alabama
Bessemer, Alabama
35020 Zip Code

Compare Size and Occupancy

Average Certified Beds Average Residents Average Occupancy Total Certified Beds Total Residents
Diversicare of Bessemer 180 141 78.3% 180 141
National 106 86 81.1% 1,657,167 1,300,647
Alabama 117 100 84.9% 26,728 22,390
Jefferson County, Alabama 117 99 84.5% 3,972 3,357
Bessemer, Alabama 107 88 82.5% 639 527
35020 Zip Code 109 93 85.1% 328 279

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