Social Worker/Case Manager
RN/LPN, 24/7 coverage
COTA or equivalent
Speech & Language Pathologist
Mental Health Specialists (Neurobehavioral Rehab Specialists and Neurobehavioral Rehab Assistants), 24/7 coverage
Certified Nursing Assistants, 24/7 coverage
Beyond skills required for typical skilled nursing, staff training requirements include, but are not limited to, the following competencies:
As noted earlier, every effort is made to identify a prospective discharge site prior to, or shortly after admission. Once identified, communication with the discharge site is maintained by the treatment team to continually update and adapt the resident’s/patient’s care plan to the pending site. As a resident/patient develops the skills necessary to approximate functioning in the prospective discharge site, more concrete planning takes place, eventually leading to successful transfer.