Swing Bed is a Medicare covered hospital-based program for patients who no longer need inpatient care, but are not ready to go home and need some rehabilitation and/or nursing care.
Patients leave the hospital when therapy goals are met or in-hospital skilled nursing care is no longer needed. The length of stay varies based each patient's needs.
As you prepare to leave the hospital, Patient and Family Services will assist with the following, if needed:
©2017 Black River Memorial Hospital | Design by: Legato Healthcare Marketing