Swing Bed Program
Remember - you have a right to choose where you will recover.
Many times after surgery or hospitalization, a recuperation and strengthening period is needed before returning home.
Are you getting ready for surgery?
Do you need extra time to increase your strength after a hospital stay?
Do you want to be closer to home while you recover?
Common QuestionsDo I have to qualify to be admitted to the Swing Bed Program
Some qualifications include:
Ongoing skilled nursing
Ongoing rehabilitative services such as physical therapy after a joint/hip replacement or back surgery
Long term inpatient IV antibiotic therapy
What makes the Swing Bed Program unique to me?
A customized plan is developed just for you to meet the goals set forth by your physician and therapist
You must continue to show improvement on a daily basis
Ongoing discharge planning
What does a typical day look like?
Dress in your own clothes
Eat all meals in the dining room
Meet with the therapist(s)
Attend activities of your choosing
Visits with family and friends
Will I see a physician every day?
Your immediate need for physician contact is minimal. However, you will have access to and regular visits by a physician.