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Nursing Home Injury Laws: Alabama

Nursing Home Injury Laws: AlabamaNumber of nursing homes: 230

Patients living in Alabama nursing homes: 23,202

Occupancy rates of Alabama nursing homes: 86.8%

Average number of deficiencies at each Alabama nursing home: 6.2

Percent of Alabama nursing homes with serious deficiencies for actual harm to patient: Below national average, 15.7%

Most common deficiencies at Alabama nursing homes: Food sanitation, Accident Environment, Professional Standards

Distribution of ownership of Alabama nursing homes: 78% for profit, 14%non profit, 7% government

Most populated cities in Alabama: Birmingham, Montgomery, Mobile, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa

Staffing levels at Alabama nursing homes (daily hours): Above average 4.1 total, 1.5 licensed nurse

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**Data based upon 2009 CMS data, U.S. Department of Health and Human Service

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