What Is Post-Hospital, Or Skilled Nursing Care?

After a hospital stay, your road to recovery might include skilled nursing and rehabilitation services. Skilled Nursing Care or “Post-Hospital” care may include short-term care for many different conditions. Post hospital, or skilled nursing care is a high level of medical care provided in an inpatient setting. Your treatment and length of stay will vary depending on your illness, injury or medical condition. Okeechobee Health Care Facility treats a wide range of patients transitioning from hospital to home. Let us help you with your journey after your hospital stay.
Our areas of treatment expertise include:

  • Cardiac Care 
  • Diabetic Care
  • Orthopedic & Joint Care
  • Pulmonary Care
  • Stroke & Neurological Care
  • Wound Care

Our Levels of Caring

Our facility is designed to give you the specific type of care you are looking for. Service levels include:
Short-Term Care designed for short-stay rehabilitation patients transitioning from hospital to home.
Long-Term Care with a variety of long-term residential options featuring varying levels of care and independence.
Memory Care where patients diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or related dementia can receive specialized care and individualized attention in a skilled nursing environment.

Carefully Coordinated, Individualized Care

After a hospital stay, patients receive coordinated individualized care incorporating comprehensive medical services as well as a range of rehabilitation services designed to get the patient to a lower level of care.