Home
  • No acute stay is required
  • Can admit from ER, Physicians Office, and even directly from home
  • No 3 day qualifying stay like skilled nursing facility
  • Can be admitted directly to Villages Rehabilitation Hospital

MEDICAL NECESSITY

  • Intense Rehabilitation Services
  • Medical Supervision by Rehabilitation Physician
  • Coordinated Plan of Care
  • Significant and Practical Improvement
  • Multidisciplinary Team Approach
  • 24-hr Rehabilitation Nursing &bull
  • Realistic Goals
  • Significant and Practical Improvement
  • Multidisciplinary Team Approach
  • 24-hr Rehabilitation Nursing
  • Realistic Goals
  • 24-hr Rehabilitation NursingRealistic Goals
  • Realistic Goals

In addition to a medical need, each patient must have an inability to function independently with a demonstrated impairment in two of the following:

  • Mobility
    • Transfers, walking, stair climbing, wheelchair function
  •  Self-care activities
    • Drinking or feeding, dressing, maintaining personal hygiene, toileting, donning brace or prosthesis
  •  Safety
    • Inability to care for self-safety or be independent with mobility at home.
  •  Additional Factors
    • Cognition, communication, continence, balance, and pain