The Urgent SNFTM Service at Elmhurst Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center supports a global health care expectation for the right provision of care in the right place at the right time.
Therefore, our solution driven service aims to provide an alternative option to individuals not meeting acute admission criteria, however requiring and/or benefiting from supervisory skilled rehabilitation services, skilled nursing oversight or stabilization.
Patient can expect:
- Comfortable environment to relax, recover and rehabilitate
- Multi-discipline therapy services available 7 day per week as per physician orders
- Specialty Cardiopulmonary Program with on-site Respiratory Therapist
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
- Life Enriching Recreational Activities to infuse the spirit
- Individualized ongoing discharge/transitional planning by nurse case manager and licensed social worker
- Follow up support and continued contact by clinical services team
Diagnoses / Signs and Symptoms* for Urgent SNFTM and Direct Admission Service Qualification:
- Ambulation Dysfunction
- IV Therapy
- Uncontrolled Diabetes
- Exacerbation of CHF
- Change in Mental Status
- Exacerbation of COPD
- Uncontrolled Nausea
- Failure to Thrive
* Please Note: List of Diagnoses is not an inclusive list
Urgent SNFTM Payment Options:
Medicare Primary: 3 day qualifying hospital stay within prior 30 days
HMO: Willingness to accept without prior authorization with select HMO/ MCO
Private Pay: Reduced Private Pay All Inclusive Rate promoting the stabilization often necessary to avoid repeat and unnecessary ER/ED visits. All-inclusive services include room / board, meals, therapy and nursing services.