Frequently Asked Questions
We’ve done our best to answer common and frequent questions to better serve you. If you have a question not listed here, feel free to contact us via phone or email and we will do our best to answer your question.
What is the admission process?
Can I keep my doctor?
Do I have to sell my house?
What is the average length of stay?
What is your staff to resident ratio?
Does an in-house resident get precedent for availability prior to someone on the waiting list?
What is the difference between Independent Living and Assisted Living?
Assisted Living is a specific licensure, which Bourbon Heights does not currently have. It allows individuals to live in a setting and receive additional services, such as help with medication administration and bathing. These services are usually an add-on service for an additional charge when needed by the individual.
What is Personal Care?
What is the difference between Nursing Beds and Nursing Home/Rehabilitation Beds?
Does Medicare pay for my stay at a Nursing Home?
How do I apply for Medicaid?
To apply for Nursing Facility Medicaid, a resident must be in a Medicaid certified bed and qualify financially, however there are other types of Medicaid that an individual could apply for prior to the nursing facility stay, including community based waiver services, spend down, and Medicare savings plan. See Kentucky Medicaid website for additional information. http://www.chfs.ky.gov/dms