What Is a Swing Bed? Understanding Transitional Care

What Is a Swing Bed? Understanding Transitional Care

In healthcare, particularly in rural settings, versatility and adaptability in patient care are crucial to the journey back to health. Whenever we hear the question, “What is a swing bed?” we’re not surprised — most patients are unfamiliar with the concept....
Transitional Care Unit Vs. Skilled Nursing Facility

Transitional Care Unit Vs. Skilled Nursing Facility

If you or a loved one are transitioning from one level of care to another, understanding the differences between a transitional care unit and vs. skilled nursing care facility can be very helpful in knowing the next steps in your healthcare journey. Taking control of...
What Is a Transitional Care Unit?

What Is a Transitional Care Unit?

Transitional care, also known as “swing bed” service, is for patients in recovery from surgery or acute illness. These patients may need extra time in the hospital before heading home. Below you’ll find the ins and outs of transitional care and how it may benefit you...