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Merkel Nursing Center

1704 N 1st
Merkel, TX 79536-3086
(325) 928-5673
Services Offered:
Skilled Nursing
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Licenses
  • Skilled Nursing
  • CMS Star Ratings
    Overall Rating:
    4
    Quality Metrics:
    2
    Health Inspection Rating:
    4
    RN Staffing Rating:
    3
    Staffing Rating:
    3 https://www.medicare.gov/nursinghomecompare/profile.html#profTab=0&ID=676053
    Last Update From CMS:
    05/03/2017
    Eligibility
    All genders welcome
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 24 hours a day
    Contract for on-call physician care
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Catheter management
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Toileting
    Medication management
    Care Services
    Hospice
    Occupational therapy
    Physical therapy
    Restorative therapy
    Speech therapy
    Diabetes Management Care
    Diet
    Oral medication
    Staff-administered insulin injection
    Health Condition Care
    Arthritis
    Breathing support requiring oxygen
    Breathing support requiring ventilator
    Broken bones
    Cancer
    Colostomy/urostomy care needs
    Depression
    Developmental disabilities
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Management of a feeding tube
    Memory loss
    Monitored intake of foods and liquids
    Parkinson's disease
    Psychiatric conditions such as bipolar/manic depression or schizophrenia
    Stroke
    Tendency to fall
    Wound treatment
    Memory Care
    Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Provided
    Services for Alzheimer's or Dementia Residents
    Family members able to join at mealtime
    Family members able to participate in care plan
    Specially trained staff
    Safe wandering areas
    Regular assessments by interdisciplinary staff
    Environment that is easy to navigate
    Daily planned recreational and social activities
    Accommodations
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Rehabilitation care
    Smoking accommodations are provided
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour up and awake night staff
    Door alarms
    Emergency in-room call system
    Fire sprinkler system
    New staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Transportation provided by facility
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Private telephone line
    Wheel-in shower
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Community
    Number of residents: 66
    Meals Provided
    Breakfast
    Lunch
    Dinner
    Snacks
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Designated family visiting area
    Housekeeping
    Laundry service
    TV, media room, or theater
    Cost
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    Private funds
    VA benefits
    Licenses
    US DHHS Skilled Nursing Facility
    License No. 676053
    Issued by U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
    Medicare
    Issued by Medicare
    TX Nursing Home
    License No. 004122
    Issued by Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services
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