Patients sometimes need a longer acute care stay due to multiple injuries, trauma, or complications from an illness. Their unique medical and rehabilitative needs may require a specialized setting for optimal care. Specialty Hospital of Winnfield provides this level of expertise, close to home.
We are a 20-bed long term acute care hospital with a goal to medically stabilize and strengthen patients who meet the medical criteria for an extended hospital stay. We treat the whole patient – physically, emotionally and socially by providing an interdisciplinary team of expert healthcare professionals under the direction of dedicated, local physicians.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid publication "What are Long-Term Care Hospitals?"
How to select the best long term acute care hospital
Regular, short term hospitals are the main admission sources for patients needing long term acute care. Read More
What is a long term acute care hospital?
Long term acute care hospitals (LTACH) provide intense treatment for patients who need at least 25 days in a hospital. Read More
A Perfect Combination for Patient Ventilator Weaning
Long-term acute care hospital (LTAC) is a term that is bein gheard more and more during rounds in the acute care hospital ICU. Read More
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