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Hattiesburg Nursing Homes

There are 5 Nursing Homes Facilities in Hattiesburg, MS.

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    Bedford Care Center Of Hatties

    Bedford Care Center Of Hatties is a large facility in Hattiesburg, MS at #10 Medical Boulevard. Bedford Care Center Of Hatties is a Nursing Home thatÂ...

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    Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall

    Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall is a large facility in Hattiesburg, MS at 300 Cahal Street. Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall is a Nursing Home that provides...

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    Hattiesburg Health & Rehab Center

    Hattiesburg Health & Rehab Center is a large facility in Hattiesburg, MS at 514 Bay Street. Hattiesburg Health & Rehab Center is a Nursing Home that ...

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    Wesley Medical Center Tcu

    Wesley Medical Center Tcu is a large facility in Hattiesburg, MS at 5001 Hardy Street. Wesley Medical Center Tcu is a Nursing Home that provides medi...

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    The Windham House of Hattiesburg

    The Windham House Of Hattiesburg is a large facility in Hattiesburg, MS at 37 Hillcrest Drive. The Windham House Of Hattiesburg is a Nursing Home that...

Hattiesburg, MS Nursing Homes

OVERVIEW

5 Nursing Homes are located in the city of Hattiesburg, Mississippi or nearby and can accommodate the needs of your Loved One (subject to availability). Also known as Skilled Nursing Facilities, these health facilities 5 provide continuous nursing and supportive care to patients who need long-term nursing care on an extended basis, rehabilitation after surgery, disabled or those people who are recovering from a serious medical condition.

Nursing Homes in Hattiesburg offer personal care, assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) plus all the services provided by assisted living facilities with around the clock nursing care. This also includes daily nutritional meals, bathing, grooming, dressing, medication management and more. Mississippi Hospice, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Care are all part of the specialty care provided by Nursing Homes which is provided 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Registered Nurses and LVNs (Licensed Vocational Nurses) are available to assist their patients with their care needs in the facility.

 

WHEN IS IT NEEDED?

Seniors in Hattiesburg typically need this type of rehabilitation care when they are suffering from a serious medical condition. A licensed registered nurse is required to be present in the nursing home at all times to provide a more intensive care and treatment to patients who are in need of complex medical care, including seniors who have injuries, disabilities, serious illness or those recovering for surgery.

 

COSTS

The average cost of Nursing Homes in Hattiesburg is $ 6235 per month (source: Genworth Financial). Generally in Mississippi, Skilled Nursing in is more expensive than Assisted Living as it requires licensed professionals and more medical equipment to sustain a patient’s high level of medical care needs.

 

PAYING FOR CARE

Paying for Nursing Care can be very expensive especially if the stay is longer than anticipated. Due to the high nursing home costs in Hattiesburg, patients typically utilize their Medicare or Medicaid benefits. Medicare or Medicaid will only pay for care services provided by certified nursing home facilities for a limited amount of time typically for 90 days.

However, for those patients who do not qualify for these government health programs, private insurance or private funds are used. Some sources may include the patient’s retirement savings, help from family members or long term care insurance. If none if these are available, it’s best to contact Medicare (www.medicare.gov) or Mississippi’s Department of Health, Bureau of Health Facilities Licensure and Certification for more options.

 

LICENSING

Hattiesburg Nursing Homes are licensed, inspected and regulated by the Department of Public Health, regulated by the state and the federal government and are certified by Medicare and Medicaid.

Mississippi Skilled Nursing facilities become certified only when they pass the state government agency inspection. These government agencies are responsible for having the administrators licensed, performing routine inspections, ensuring the facility is operating up to standards and checking that the residents are receiving good care.

For additional information, you can directly visit Medicare at www.medicare.gov or call them at 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227)

 

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