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Nursing Home Bed Need Projections

Revised using 2010-2012 Annual Report Data
Effective: June 2012

Community 2010-2012
Average Yearly
Patient Days
2010-2012 Average Daily Census # Beds As Of 2012 Report Data Additional Nursing Home Bed Need 2012 Percent Occupancy Rate
Anaconda 20,034 55 62 3 89
Baker* 5,328 15 15 2 98
Bigfork 20,565 56 83 0 69
Big Sandy 6,573 18 22 0 81
Big Timber~ 10,728 29 25 0 107
Billings 255,779 701 867 0 78
Boulder* 23,178 64 68 0 77
Bozeman* 54,322 149 283 0 42
Broadus* 11,639 32 41 0 63
Browning 10,690 29 47 0 61
Butte 81,178 222 389 0 59
Chinook 14,506 40 42 5 93
Choteau 18,504 51 77 0 62
Clancy 22,680 62 70 3 96
Columbia Falls 33,153 91 105 2 94
Columbus 16,801 46 82 0 46
Conrad 19,562 54 67 0 80
Crow Agency 7,722 21 40 0 53
Cut Bank 10,446 29 39 0 72
Deer Lodge* 19,412 53 60 0 87
Dillon 18,751 51 87 0 57
Ekalaka* 5,105 14 23 0 68
Ennis 10,410 29 40 0 65
Eureka 14,459 40 49 0 79
Forsyth* 11,314 31 31 0 81
Fort Benton 11,692 32 45 0 64
Glasgow 22,843 63 96 0 61
Glendive 39,597 108 155 0 71
Great Falls*
143,646
394
613
0
61
Hamilton
38,237
105
161
0
68
Hardin*
12,671
35
36
5
97
Havre
37,784
104
136
0
74
Helena*
62,622
172
299
0
40
Hot Springs
10,418
29
64
0
44
Jordan
5,400
15
24
0
62
Kalispell
116,029
318
405
0
76
Laurel
25,693
70
79
4
89
Lewistown* ~
73,284
201
286
0
58
Libby*
25,425
70
101
0
67
Livingston
18,943
52
115
0
48
Malta
13,351
37
48
0
73
Miles City*
43,663
120
191
0
63
Missoula
127,206
349
413
0
84
Plains
9,197
25
28
2
90
Plentywood
18,298
50
78
0
59
Polson
11,110
30
110
0
27
Red Lodge
14,920
41
76
0
53
Ronan
27,097
74
95
0
75
Scobey
10,762
29
30
5
99
Shelby
14,206
39
63
0
63
Sheridan*
12,601
35
39
2
70
Sidney
30,649
84
93
6
83
Stevensville
14,809
41
50
0
81
Townsend
10,624
29
35
0
85
Whitefish
30,822
84
100
0
80
Wibaux
9,509
26
40
0
70
Wolf Point
21,124
58
60
8
100

 

*When total patient days for the community for one year falls 10 percent or more below the three-year average, that year is removed and a two-year average is used.
**When total patient days for the community for two years fall 10 percent or more below the three-year average, those years are removed and a single year is used.
~ Decreased LTC Beds during reporting year

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