New Hampshire Nursing Homes

Lake Winnipesaukee in Meredith, NH (New Hampshire) The average cost of Nursing Homes in New Hampshire is $316 per day. In New Hampshire there are 77 Nursing Homes. We can help you find the best matches for your needs.

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Map of New Hampshire Nursing Homes

Map of New Hampshire Nursing Homes

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Individuals residing in a nursing home in New Hampshire can enjoy a wide range of different activities. The state is full of activities to match any interest. During the summer, they can visit the small towns nestled in the White Mountains to spend the day, or the weekend, shopping, eating and admiring the beautiful purple lupines that spring up in many fields. A March visit to a sugar shack located in the state will allow seniors to observe the making maple syrup while engaging the owners in conversation about the process. Medical care is an important consideration for any person. This is particularly true for those individuals who live in a New Hampshire nursing home as they often need specialized care. New Hampshire boasts a number of top hospitals located in the state. Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, located in Lebanon, is a teaching hospital. It specializes in several areas that will likely be of interest to seniors including urology, rheumatology, orthopedics, geriatrics and gastroenterology. Wentworth-Douglas Hospital in Dover offers specialties in pulmonology and gastroenterolgoy while Concord Hospital, located in Concord, is ranked highly in the area of orthopedics.

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Nursing homes in New Hampshire offer skilled and intermediate nursing services in a residential facility. These services are designed to offer support for daily activities and rehabilitation to its residents. Nursing services are available around-the-clock at nursing homes. Each nursing home is required to have qualified staff to attend to the needs of its residents. This staff includes the administrator, registered nurses, certified nursing assistants, director of nursing and licensed practical nurses.  

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New Hampshire Nursing HomesLicensing for New Hampshire nursing homes is provided by the state's Bureau of Health Facilities Administration. If the nursing home is Medicaid certified because it receives funding from Medicaid, it must comply with both federal and state regulations. Each year, the nursing home is inspected by a federal and state agency at least once. During a typical inspection, several aspects of nursing home life are observed. These might include meal preparation as well as the actual meal time itself, personal care tasks and the administering of medication. In addition, the representative of the agency will usually speak with a few of the residents and get their input on how operations at the nursing home are handled and what could be improved. A successful inspection earns certification and licensure for another year.