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Altoona Center for Nursing Care

1020 Green Avenue
Altoona, PA 16601

Vanessa Himes
Case Manager
814-946-2700
814-946-1420 (fax)
vhimes@myaltoonacenterfornursingcare.com
https://www.www.myaltoonacenterfornursingcare.com

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Facility Type

Number of Beds

Nursing Facility Beds: 120

General (Nursing Facility)

For payment, we accept: Medicare, Medicaid, Private Health Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, Managed Care, Self Pay
We accept managed care as a form of payment through: Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, Security Blue, Gateway, Geisinger Gold, Aetna, UPMC, UPMC for Life, Keystone Blue
We offer these types of rooms: Private, Semi-Private / Shared

Services & Care (Nursing Facility)

We offer or are able to accommodate: Sight impaired, Hearing impaired
We offer or arrange for these types of therapy on-site: Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Post-Surgical Rehab, Stroke Rehab
We accommodate the following special diets: Diabetic, Kosher, Low fat, Low residue, Low sodium, Soft foods, Vegetarian
Diet - Other: Pureed

Amenities (Nursing Facility)

Amenities offered: Beauty/barbershop, Computer room with Internet access, Guest dining, Private rooms for family visiting, TV lounge, Wireless Internet
Amenities - Other: Breakfast Buffet
Activities offered: Activities especially for men, Arts & Crafts, Bingo, Card games, Cooking/baking, Cultural events, Exercise, Holiday parties, Music, Reading/stories, Recreational outings, Residents council, Television, Touch/sensory therapy, Volunteer opportunities, Worship services

Frequently Asked Questions (Nursing Facility)

What may residents have in their room? Private telephone, Television cable/satellite, Personal furniture/decorations, Computer, Radio
Is the facility near a bus route? Yes
In what situations do you provide regular transportation support? Medical appointments, Dental appointments, Dialysis center, Wound care center
May spouses/partners share a room? Yes
May residents/patients bring their pets to live there? No
May pets visit? Yes
Are there restrictions on children visiting? No
May family take residents on outings? Yes
What is the facility's policy on smoking? Smoking is not allowed
What is the facility's policy on alcohol? Other
Other alcohol policies: Per physician's order
Does the facility have security staff on-site? No

PHCA ID: 833

Owner: Grane Healthcare