Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH)

Long-Term Care Hospitals, or LTCHs, are the first post-acute care setting we will cover. LTCH is also commonly called a Long-Term Acute Care Hospital or LTACH, but Medicare only ever refers to it as LTCH.


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  • What is a Long-Term Care Hospital
  • Medicare Requirements
  • How Medicare Pays
  • LTCH Patients

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