Find the Best Nursing Homes in Kentucky

Health care in Kentucky has improved greatly over the past few years. Health insurance coverage and access to care continues to increase throughout this state of nearly 4.5 million people. The quality and access to post-acute care in Kentucky has also been improving, leading to many excellent options across the state. We provide detailed resources and information on every senior care provider in Kentucky to help you find the best care for you or your loved one.


Kentucky Healthcare Resources

Researching information for a care decision can be difficult and time consuming. The first step is to educate yourself on the services and resources available in Kentucky and community.


Key Statistics About Kentucky Nursing Homes

297 Medicare certified facilities

$242 average daily cost for Nursing Homes, 9% below the national average.

average Medicare quality rating


Short Term Stay Quality Metrics - Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF)

Percentage of short-stay residents who made improvements in function:

67%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who were rehospitalized after a nursing home admission:

23%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who were successfully discharged to the community:

0%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who had an outpatient emergency department visit:

11%
National


Long Term Stay Quality Metrics - Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF)

Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury:

4%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain:

7%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move independently worsened:

18%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased:

15%
National


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Frequently Asked Questions About Nursing Homes

What is a skilled nursing facility?
What types of services are offered in skilled nursing facilities?
How does a skilled nursing facility differ from a nursing home?
How do I pay for a skilled nursing facility?
How do I compare healthcare providers with repisodic?

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