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How do a skilled nursing facilities make money?

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Dr. Isaac Vielma
Family Medicine
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In brief: Medicare Part A

The biggest factor in how skilled nursing facilities make money is the number of patients receiving rehab services under medicare part a.
This level of service reimburses the most and nursing homes go to great lengths to try and have as many patients on rehab as possible. They also make money on patients who are custodial care (live there) however the margin of profit is small.

In brief: Medicare Part A

The biggest factor in how skilled nursing facilities make money is the number of patients receiving rehab services under medicare part a.
This level of service reimburses the most and nursing homes go to great lengths to try and have as many patients on rehab as possible. They also make money on patients who are custodial care (live there) however the margin of profit is small.
Dr. Isaac Vielma
Dr. Isaac Vielma
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice

In brief: Insurance

Most of the patients admitted to nh have medicare/medicaid.
Skilled nursing homes bill to the insurance companies for the services.

In brief: Insurance

Most of the patients admitted to nh have medicare/medicaid.
Skilled nursing homes bill to the insurance companies for the services.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
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