Will Medicare Cover My Mother’s Necessary Nursing Home Stay?
Nursing Home Abuse - August 31, 2015
- Have been a hospital patient for 3 consecutive days (not counting her discharge date);
- She was admitted to a skilled nursing facility that is Medicare certified within 30 days of her hospital discharge;
- She requires skilled nursing or rehabilitation services on a daily basis that as a practical matter, can only be provided on an inpatient basis;
- Her doctor certifies that she requires skilled care services at the time of her admission.