Compare Nursing Homes in Wisconsin

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Wisconsin is home to over 5.6 million people, making it the 20th most populous state in the U.S. Much of Wisconsin is rural, but the majority of the population lives in metropolitan areas.  As Wisconsin's economy continues to recover after the recession, so has its healthcare system, the state consistently above the national average in key measures of state population health.   Wisconsin has excellent services throughout the state to streamline care for seniors. Our website contains comprehensive profiles of every senior care provider in Wisconsin to help you get started with your search.

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Key Statistics About Wisconsin Nursing Homes

388 Medicare certified facilities



$294 average daily cost for Nursing Homes, 10% above the national average.



average Medicare quality rating


Percentage of short-stay residents who made improvements in function:

68%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who were rehospitalized after a nursing home admission:

22%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who were successfully discharged to the community:

58%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who had an outpatient emergency department visit:

12%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury:

4%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain:

6%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move independently worsened:

19%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased:

15%
National

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