Direct Skilled Nursing ServicesSkilled TherapiesNursing RehabilitationMedicare A & B
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Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy must be:
Nursing rehabilitation activities which require skilled nursing or skilled rehabilitation personnel to teach a resident how to manage his/her treatment regimen constitute skilled services and including the following:
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Five Factors Required for Part A Coverage in a Skilled Nursing Facility:
As a Medicare beneficiary, you qualify for healthcare insurance coverage that entitles you to a wide array of benefits.
As a Medicare provider, we are required to provide you with the combination of skilled nursing and therapy services that will get you to - and keep you at - your highest level of functioning. At Kindred, we call this Medicare entitlement.
For more information about the Medicare program, please call 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227).
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