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Big Sandy Medical Center-Long Term Care SNF

166 Montana Ave E
Big Sandy, MT 59520
(406) 378-2188
Fax: (406) 378-2180
Services Offered:
Skilled Nursing, Hospital
  • General Information
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Licenses
  • General Information
  • Description
    Non-Profit
  • Skilled Nursing
  • CMS Star Ratings
    Overall Rating:
    5
    Quality Metrics:
    2
    Health Inspection Rating:
    4
    RN Staffing Rating:
    5
    Staffing Rating:
    5 https://www.medicare.gov/nursinghomecompare/profile.html#profTab=0&ID=275116
    Last Update From CMS:
    05/03/2017
    Eligibility
    Highlights
    BSMC-LTC is nestled near the Bears Paw Mountains and the Missouri River in northern Montana's Big Sky Country. Big Sandy boasts some excellent restaurants and a motel available for travelers. Entertainment is close with Havre only 35 miles north and Great Falls 80 miles south, both having fine eateries, shopping, and larger medical facilities for more complex problems. Our facility itself includes an 8-bed hospital and a rural health clinic and has the added services of laboratory, x-ray, emergency room, home health and physical therapy. Residents enjoy an open patio lined with planters blooming from spring to fall showing off their gardening skills and is a perfect place for residents and family to gather in summer. BSMC-LTC offers personable and knowledgable licensed staff who make this a place our residents can comfortably call """"Home"""" whether they are an intermediate and a skilled care resident.
    All genders welcome
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 24 hours a day
    Physician care by routine visit
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Catheter management
    Foot care
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Toileting
    Medication management
    Care Services
    Physical therapy
    Diabetes Management Care
    Diet
    Oral medication
    Staff-administered insulin injection
    Health Condition Care
    Arthritis
    Asthma
    Breathing support requiring oxygen
    Broken bones
    Cancer
    Colostomy/urostomy care needs
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Management of an I.V.
    Management of a feeding tube
    Monitored intake of foods and liquids
    Osteoporosis
    Stroke
    Wound treatment
    Staff certifications and training:
    Inservices provided internally or by outside contract for such topics as blood bourne pathogens, abuse & neglect, infection control, dietary portion control, etc.
    Accommodations
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Rehabilitation care
    No pets allowed
    No smoking is allowed on the premises
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour controlled access
    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
    Resident parking
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Cable hook up
    Climate control or thermostat
    Wheelchair access
    Community
    Opened in:
    1985
    Number of residents: 22
    Dietary Options
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Vegetarian meals
    Meals Provided
    Breakfast
    Lunch
    Dinner
    Snacks
    Dining Styles
    Family style
    Room service as needed
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Designated family visiting area
    Gardening
    Housekeeping
    Laundry service
    Maintenance director
    Other recreational activities:
    Religious services weekly; Bingo weekly; """"Adopt a Grandparent"""" program with local school children; local museum; bell ringing concerts by residents; manicures and hair dressing; out-of-facility trips to surrounding points of interest or to view seasonal changes (ie foliage, Christmas lights, etc.)
    Cost
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    Private funds
    VA benefits
    Licenses
    US DHHS Skilled Nursing Facility
    License No. 275116
    Issued by U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
    Medicare
    Issued by Medicare
    US DHHS Hospital
    License No. 271311
    Issued by U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
    MT Nursing Home
    License No. 13107
    Issued by Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services
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