Our case managers and social workers are here to assist you throughout your hospital stay and will work closely with you to ensure that your discharge planning needs are met.

Our department offers patients the following post-discharge services

  • Home Care – Patients going home on IV therapy may qualify for home infusion services
  • Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) – Patients requiring short-term rehabilitation or who are unable to care for themselves at home may qualify for a Skilled Nursing Facility referral.
  • Acute Rehabilitation – Patients requiring intensive inpatient physical therapy, speech therapy, or occupational therapy may quality for acute rehabilitation services.
  • Transitional are Unit (TCU) – Patients with Medicare, who require additional care before going home, may be eligible for admittance into a TCU.

Referrals are based on medical necessity.  Some services may be covered by your insurance while others are private-pay.

If you have any questions, please call our Case Management/Social Work office at 718-206-6741.  We are able to assist you Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm.