Post-acute Care

Care provided to an individual after a hospital stay and is often related to that stay.

More Common Terms

  • Long Term Care (LTC) Health, personal and social care provided over a sustained period of time to individuals who are functionally or cognitively impaired. This may include in-home care, assisted living or skilled nursing facility.
  • Post-acute Care Care provided to an individual after a hospital stay and is often related to that stay.
  • Ambulatory The ability to walk freely and independently.

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