PARTNERSHIP FOR AGING

MEDICARE AND "OBSERVATION STATUS"

March 11, 2017 4:47 PM | Anonymous

If you are a senior on Medicare, and you stay at a hospital under “observation status,” Medicare may not cover some benefits — including post-hospital rehabilitation care in a nursing home — if a hospitalized patient is classified as being under observation vs. being admitted as an inpatient. Click the link to learn more: http://www.sun-sentinel.com/features/fl-medicare-hospital-observation-stays-limit-coverage-20170214-story.html


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