Located within the South area of Bellingham, Washington, Mt Baker Care Center is a 70 room senior housing community. With roughly 47,000 individuals living in the zip code of 98225, the surrounding area is densely populated. It is a mostly middle income area, with a median household income of $37,035. Located nearby are retail shopping, houses of worship, health care facilities, and other local conveniences. They're located only 4.09 miles from Peacehealth St Joseph Medical Center, there are 18 drug stores within 1 mile of the facility, and there are multiple churches within four miles, which include Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, Community Baptist Church, University Christian Mnstries, and Sacred Heart.
Mt Baker Care Center can provide multiple types of senior care, including assisted living and nursing home care. They can provide care for individuals who need help with daily chores but who also desire to maintain some of their independence. Also, they can accommodate individuals who are primarily bed-ridden and who need to be cared for by nurses 24-hours a day.
This facility features a wide array of services and amenities. Medical services include occupational therapy, help with medication, stroke care, physical therapy, and wound care. Also offered are off site field trips, wellness and health programs, arts and crafts , education programs, and other social activities. Additionally, they offer various personal services that include dry cleaning, a concierge service, and a 24-hour staff.
Estimated monthly expenses for this provider are approximately $5,828. This is lower than the Bellingham estimate of $6,093. The estimated average cost in Washington is around $5,920, which is greater than the national average of $4,930.
Mt Baker Care Center has been serving the community for 28 years and are registered with both Medicaid and Medicare. In the most recent Medicare rating, they received a score of 4 / 5 stars based on a collective criterion of overall quality, staffing evaluations, and health evaluations. During that period, they had 2 complaints made, 1 total penalty issued, 1 fine issued for a total of $6,500, 0 payment denials, and 4 deficiencies recorded.