Flashcards in Specialized Rehab Services Deck (6):
When is it required for therapy to give services?
when it is under the written order of a physician or qualified personnel.
Rehab services are provided to MEDICAID residents with the expectation that they will?
Improve measurably with in 30 days.
Who orders the rehab services?
The attending physician
Before rehab services can begin it must be approved or "pre-certified" by?
unless the resident is being evaluated for the first time.
When is it ok to "Re-evaluate" a resident?
When the attending physician's documentation indicates a new illness or injury, OR
a substantive change in a pre-existing condition.