Nursing Home/Skilled Nursing Facilities

Nursing Home/Skilled Nursing Facilities are available to patients whose primary need is skilled care or short-term rehabilitative services ordered by a doctor. These settings provide 24-hour nursing care, medical monitoring and supervision with physicians and clinical team on staff.

Overview:

  • 24/7 nursing care
  • Short-term rehabilitative services
  • Long-term custodial care
  • Physical therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • IV therapy
  • Antibiotic therapy
  • Pain management
  • Catheter care
  • Hydration and tube feeding
  • Wound care
  • Comfort care and hospice care
  • Respite care

Note: While skilled nursing facilities offer long-term care, the current focus is on short-term rehabilitative services.

Costs and Pricing:

  • Shared room: $7000+/month
  • Medicare (must qualify)                                                                         
  • Medi-Cal (must qualify)                  

How services are paid for:

  • Private pay
  • Medicare—rehabilitative services (limited number of days)                           
  • Medi-Cal—long-term custodial (minus share of cost)                                
  • Long term care insurance (LTC) (may have elimination period)

Licensed by: Licensed and regulated by the CA Department of Health Care Services (DHCS).