last updated: November 24, 2016

Orlando Debesa

Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF)

  • aka nursing home

  • wide range of assistance/therapy offered at different facilities

    • interim medical care following a hospital stay

    • wound care

    • activities of daily living

    • speech therapy

    • occupational therapy

    • physical therapy

    • terminal illness care with hospice

    • stroke recovery

... but I would more especially commend the clinician who, in acute diseases, by which the bulk of mankind are cutoff, conducts the treatment better than others.
Hippocrates, 400 BC