Admission Criteria

  • Inpatient Functional Admission Criteria

    • The Patient has experienced a substantial loss in more than one domain of function due to the recent onset or change in their medical condition.
    • There is the potential to achieve substantial improvement in one or more domains of function if they are provided with a physician directed goal driven program.
    • The program must consist of rehabilitation including two or more skilled therapies totaling at least three hours of therapy time, five days per week. The only exception may be for a specific patient who can participate in 15 hours of therapy over a seven day period as determined by the physician.
    • Patient requires daily physician oversight by a physician with specialized rehabilitation training.
    • Patient requires 24-hours-per-day specialized rehabilitation nursing care and oversight.

    Inpatient Medical Criteria

    • The patient has achieved moderate medical stability.
    • A patient's special medical needs are within the scope of services of the facility.
    • The patient's medical work-up and/or outstanding diagnostic tests have been completed.

    Inpatient Psycho-social Criteria

    • The patient wants to fully participate in the rehabilitation process.
    • The patient intends to be discharged home or to a community-based setting.
    • Family support when needed is available.
    • Insurance approval and/or other financial arrangements have been secured.

    To make a referral, please call (725) 726-2010.