Retire in Palm Springs

Health and Safety

Get health and safety information on Palm Springs.

Healthcare Overview

Number of ranked counties in state: 57

County Rank Within State

Health Outcomes:

29

Health Factors:

39

Health Behaviors:

33

Quality of Life:

42

Clinical Care:

47

Percentile Within State

Health Outcomes:

49%

Health Factors:

32%

Health Behaviors:

42%

Quality of Life:

26%

Clinical Care:

18%

Source: County Health Rankings

Providers

# of Primary Care Physicians: 946
Number of residents per primary care physician: 2423:1
State average number of residents per primary care physician: 1294:1
# of Dentists: 1127
Number of residents per dentist: 2067:1
State average number of residents per dentist: 1291:1
# of Mental Health Providers: 3456
Number of residents per mental health provider: 674:1
State average number of residents per mental health provider: 376:1

Hospitals

# of hospitals within 25 miles: 3

Average ER Wait Time: 29 minutes
National Average ER Wait Time:24 minutes

Sample hospitals

Joint Comm Accreditation
# of beds
ER Services
ER Wait Time (in minutes)

Nursing Homes

Nursing homes within 25 miles:

12

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2

4

5

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Percentage with 4 or 5 stars

25%

Costs

Healthcare Type

Monthly Cost
State Median Cost
Projected Montly Cost (20 years from now)
Homemaker services:
$ 3,241
$ 4,290
$ 5,854
Home Health Aide:
$ 4,004
$ 4,385
$ 7,232
Adult Day Health Care:
$ 1,733
$ 1,668
$ 3,130
Private, 1br assisted living:
$ 3,325
$ 3,750
$ 6,005
Nursing Home, Semi-private Room:
$ 6,509
$ 7,450
$ 11,756
Nursing Home, Private Room:
$ 8,821
$ 8,669
$ 15,932

Source: Genworth Financial

Safety

  • Area
  • National Average

Hurricane Risk

1

Tornado Risk

1

Wildfire Risk

5

Earthquake Risk

5

Nuclear Reactor Within 20 Miles

No

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