Aspirus Medford Hospital offers swing bed care for patients who need to recuperate in a hospital or rehabilitation center for an extended period of time. Patients who may utilize a swing bed program include those who have:
Even if you’ve had surgery at another facility, you can ask to be transferred to Medford for your swing bed care to be closer to home, making it easier for family and friends to visit.
The goal of a swing bed program is to return a patient to their optimal level of independence, so they can return home.
If you or a loved one is in need of rehabilitative care, Aspirus Medford Hospital’s swing bed program may be right for you. To find out if you qualify for the program, or for more information, please call 715-748-8876.
An alternative to Aspirus Medford Hospital’s Swing Bed program is
Aspirus Care & Rehab’s Bridge to Home program. Contact Aspirus Care & Rehab or a discharge planner for more information.
Medicare has strict guidelines that must be adhered before you are qualified for coverage. It is always recommended that you speak with a Social Services representative about Medicare coverage – what has changed, what has been added, and what charges are allowed.
Patients with private insurances should meet with discharge planning to discuss your individual payment requirements.
Aspirus Medford Hospital’s discharge planners (715-748-8876) are the best people to talk to for more information regarding our Swing Bed Program.