Charleston, W.Va. – American Medical Facilities Management (AMFM) has four of the top five rated skilled nursing and long-term care centers in West Virginia and 12 of the top 50 centers. Eleven of those centers are in the top 25% of W.Va. nursing homes. There are 124 facilities throughout the state.
The rankings come from the Centers for Medicaid/Medicare Services Five-Star Rating Program and data compiled and analyzed for long-term trends by the America Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL).
E. A. Hawse and Webster Nursing & Rehabilitation Centers (N&RC) tied for the number one ranking in West Virginia. Coming in fourth is Clarksburg N&RC and McDowell N&RC ranked fifth.
Other centers in the top 30 rankings include Summers N&RC (12th), Clay Health Care Center (18th), Cameron and Fayette N&RC (tied for 20th), Wayne N&RC (26th) and Lincoln N&RC (30th). Bridgeport HCC (34th) and Wyoming N&RC (43rd) round out the top 50.
A Five-Star rating is the highest rating possible a skilled nursing facility (SNF) can receive. The ratings are calculated from a facility’s state survey results, quality measures and staffing levels. A star rating is provided for each of these sources, and then these ratings are combined to calculate an overall rating.
For the January 2020 reporting period, the following received a Five-Star Rating:
• Webster Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
• E. A. Hawse Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
• McDowell Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
• Clarksburg Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
Lincoln, Wayne, Cameron, Fayette, Summers Nursing & Rehabilitation Centers (N&RC) and Clay Health Care Center (HCC) received a Four-Star rating. Wyoming N&RC and Bridgeport HCC received a Three-Star Rating.
AMFM operates 18 skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers throughout West Virginia. They operate in Braxton, Boone, Clay, Cabell, Summers, Fayette, Hardy, Greenbrier, Webster, Wayne, McDowell, Lincoln, Wyoming, Harrison (Clarksburg & Bridgeport), Marshall, Taylor and Mercer counties.
AMFM’s mission is “to exemplify excellence in quality care to our customers by providing an environment that enhances personal growth, individuality, dignity and respect.”