For decades, Medicare beneficiaries - particularly those with long-term or debilitating conditions and those who need rehabilitation services - were denied care. That recently changed, and maintenance therapy (requiring the skills of a therapist to prevent regression or decline) is now covered even if a condition is not likely to improve.
Skilled therapy, under the guidance of a licensed therapist, is helpful to maintain function, increase strength and prevent regression/deterioration.
Good Shepherd offers therapy programs for:
Medicare patients with chronic conditions can maintain function and prevent decline with Good Shepherd's Stay Strong Program.