skilled bed

skilled bed

A bed in a healthcare facility in which skilled nursing and rehabilitation services are provided in accordance with Medicare requirements (US).
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Dodd and Bowman Plaza Drive for a 120-bed skilled bed facility.
Park View will drop its skilled bed count to 35 by adding 20 assisted living units.
LRGH serves as a Level III Trauma Center with a skilled bed program, and has been designated a Rural Referral Center under Medicare.
Selected performance indicators Facility A Facility B Pre-COMS Qtr 2, 2004 Pre-COMS Skilled bed days occupied/ 662 1,272 79 month Skilled discharges/month 36 40 6 Average length of stay 18.
Q: Our facility admitted a patient last week to a skilled bed.
This facility accommodates 52 skilled beds, a 26-bed transitional care unit, and a 40-unit assisted living building.
She noted that among the challenges to the provision of palliative care in nursing homes are several myths: that such care is strictly for the end of life; that Medicare will not pay for skilled and palliative care simultaneously; that Medicare skilled beds are only for patients who are able to participate in rehabilitative care and are going to "get better"; and that palliative care services by physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants is not reimbursable.
Bond proceeds will refund certain prior debt, and finance the construction of 24 newly licensed skilled beds (operated as subacute beds) and necessary improvements to the institution's information systems.
NUMBER/TYPE OF HOUSING UNITS: 49 Skilled beds (private rooms); 22 Assisted Living units; 10 Memory Care Assisted Living units; 22 Independent Living units
Resident Capacity: 266 Skilled Beds, 20-Slot Medical Adult Day Care
In general, nationwide, there are non-skilled or long-term stay beds for long-stay patients and skilled beds for short-term skilled admissions for things like post-hip fracture recovery or rehabilitation for stroke," explained Dr.
3 million, is a 120-bed comprehensive care facility with 33 Medicare skilled beds and a six-station dialysis center capable of providing 24 dialysis treatments daily.