inpatient rehabilitation facility


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inpatient rehabilitation facility

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A hospital or institution devoted to the care of those who have suffered a stroke or other form of neurological trauma. It provides multimodal care, including a minimum of three hours a day of occupational and physical therapy and close nursing and physician care at least five days a week.
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Patients at the new inpatient rehabilitation facility will be treated for a variety of conditions that result in a loss of function.
Patients (n=132) in an acute care hospital, a skilled nursing facility, and an inpatient rehabilitation facility in the West Texas town of San Angelo consented over a period of 6 months to participate in this study.
Medicare program; changes to the inpatient rehabilitation facility prospective payment system and fiscal year 2004 rates.
Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility at Riverview Medical Center Again Receives Accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities
The Webster Rehabilitation Hospital is a newly built, 45-bed inpatient rehabilitation facility located in Webster, Texas that measures approximately 53,513 square feet in net rentable area and provides physical, psychological, social and vocational rehabilitation services for patients.
Finally, the Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Prospective Payment System, implemented in 2002, reimbursed inpatient rehabilitation facilities on a per discharge basis based on patients' health and functional status.
The landscaped entry courtyard, which will be shared with the existing inpatient rehabilitation facility on site, provides sunny seating areas for relaxation.
Louis, Chesterfield Rehabilitation Center is a three-story, inpatient rehabilitation facility built in June 2007.
21, depending on length of stay * Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility $10,828.
The combined entity eventually intends to build a new replacement inpatient rehabilitation facility, which is expected to be completed in early 2016.