The Guilford House is a 75 bed skilled nursing facility licensed by the Connecticut Department of Health.
The “original” building was approximately 18,000 square feet known as West Lake Lodge and dated back to the 1950s. West Lake Lodge was a superannuated structure that required significant renovation and new construction. The development plan demolished 8,000 square feet, renovated 10,000 square feet, and constructed approximately 31,000 new square feet. The new configuration opened November 2009 and features 23 private and 26 semi-private rooms.
ACRES – 8.1
TOTAL SQUARE FOOTAGE – 42,000
LENGTH OF HALL AND FULL CIRCUIT – 560 feet or 1/10th of a mile
ANNUAL NUMBER OF ADMISSIONS & DISCHARGES (2015) – 800
AVERAGE MEDICARE PER DAY RATE – $585
AVERAGE COMMERICAL INSURANCE PER DAY RATE – $420
PRIVATE PER DAY RATE – $400
AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY – 16 DAYS
NUMBER OF FULL AND PART TIME STAFF – 130 [BREAK DOWN LICENSED ETC.]
AVERAGE COST OF MEDICATION PER PATIENT DAY $46.54
ANNUAL NEWSPAPERS DELIVERED – 12,775
ANNUAL FOOD BUDGET  – $259,272.48
COMMUNITIES SERVED – GUILFORD, MADISON, BRANFORD, EAST HAVEN, NORTH HAVEN, NORTHFORD, WEST HAVEN, NEW HAVEN, HAMDEN, WALLINGFORD, WESTBROOK, WOODBRIDGE, KILLINGWORTH, CLINTON, OLD SAYBROOK.