Benefits of an Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility
When deciding where one should go for rehabilitation after an illness or injury, it is important to understand the differences in care offered at different types of facilities.
The Rehabilitation Center at Atrium Medical Center is an inpatient rehabilitation facility with specialized, multidisciplinary teams that work together with patients for improved outcomes.
Understanding the Differences in Care
The following chart illustrates the differences between an inpatient rehabilitation facility and a skilled nursing facility. See Appendix A.
Sources: “Medicare Benefit Policy Manual 110.4” (Rehabilitation Hospital Screen Criteria), “Skilled Nursing Facility Manual, Pub. 12, 214” (Covered Level of Care)
Content Updated: November 7, 2014