What is Swing Bed?
Patients are eligible for swing bed after a 3 midnight acute hospitalization. The anticipated length of stay for a Swing Bed Patient is 10-12 days. Skilled nursing is a level hospitalization care for patients who require who require certain services. Skilled nursing services (Swing Beds) are extremely beneficial when a patient is ready to leave the acute level of a hospital stay, but is not yet well enough to return home.
Stays are anticipated to be short-term and can be utilized for a variety of conditions including, but not limited to:
Extended antibiotic therapy
Joint replacement and other surgeries
Newly diagnosed diabetics
Other debilitating conditions
*All insurance accepted
* Insurance accepted pending prior authorization through plan.