Admissions Criteria

  • Patients need to be assessed by our clinical liaisons to determine if they are a good candidate who will benefit from acute inpatient rehabilitation care. Specifically, admission criteria require that patients:

    • Be 14 years of age or greater
    • Be sufficiently medically stable
    • Require 24/7 medical management by a rehabilitation physician
    • Require at least two therapies, one of which must be physical or occupational therapy
    • Demonstrate the need and potential benefit of acute rehabilitation care
    • Are able to participate in 15 hours of therapy over seven days or three hours per day in a five-day period, tailored to individual needs and tolerance

    To make a referral, please ask the social worker or case manager to fax the following documentation to (424) 522-7110:

    • History and Physical 
    • Physician and nursing notes 
    • Therapy Notes (including PT and OT) 
    • Medications 
    • Lab Reports 
    • Face Sheet 
    • Imaging Reports

    A California Rehabilitation Institute physician will carefully review your medical records and determine admission based on the medical history and needs; the ability to participate in three (3) hours of therapy and the individual rehabilitation goals.

    For more information, please contact us at (424) 522-7111.

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