Definition of Extended care facility
1. Noun. A medical institution that provides prolonged care (as in cases of prolonged illness or rehabilitation from acute illness).
Lexicographical Neighbors of Extended Care Facility
Literary usage of Extended care facility
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Employee Benefits in Medium and Large Private Establishments (1993) by DIANE Publishing Company (1995)
"For example, coverage in an extended care facility is commonly limited to 60 days per confinement, and home health care services are frequently restricted ..."
2. Health Status of Minorities & Low Income Groups by DIANE Publishing Company, Dept. of Health and Human Services, United States (1991)
"D. extended care facility Utilization "Long term care facilities include long-stay psychiatric and other hospitals (ie, hospitals with an average length of ..."
3. Texas Medicaid in Perspectiveby Anne Dunkelberg by Anne Dunkelberg (1995)
"(EOMB) A form sent to Medicare providers and beneficiaries showing Medicare services provided or received. See also: EOB, MEDICARE. extended care facility. ..."