GENERAL INPATIENT CARE
🔲 Patient requires short term inpatient care for pain /other symptoms management which can not be controlled in any other setting.
🔲 Place of care: Hospital / skilled Nursing facility / Hospice in patient place.
🔲 Aggressive pain control is needed
🔲 Uncontrolled symptoms is needed
🔲 Uncontrolled agitation / delirium / anxiety around end stage
🔲 Uncontrolled nausea / vomiting
🔲 Severe uncontrolled SOB severe shortness of breath
🔲 Uncontrolled seizures
🔲 Fracture with severe pain control is needed
🔲 Uncontrolled S/S requiring skilled nursing care
🔲 It is different than current care being provided
🔲 Documented : Why patient can not be taken care in any other place
🔲 Discharge planning documented : where is patient going after resolution of S/S
🔲 Bring down the level of care once problem resolved
🔲 NOT COVERED due to : General decline, actively dying, caregiver not available/ breakdown, supervision needed, for prevention of symptoms.
🔲 Admit to GIP.