Burcham Certified as Medicare Provider for Therapy
More people who need rehabilitation will have easier access to it now that Burcham HillCenter for Health and Rehabilitation is certified as an Outpatient Therapy Provider by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service. Burcham is also providing free round-trip transportation for patients who live within ten miles of the facility.
Those on Medicare and the Medicare Advantage Program will be covered to receive physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech language pathology from Burcham Hills Outpatient Therapy Clinic. Certification with private and auto insurances are also being pursued.
“With the additional insurance coverage option for Medicare recipients, we hope to serve a broader scope of the population needing outpatient therapy,” says Pam Ditri, executive director. “Now local residents have another option for their rehabilitation needs.”
Serving the community since 1974, Burcham Hills offers short-term rehabilitation and long-term care in its Center for Health & Rehabilitation and also senior residential living in its Resident Center, located on a beautiful 46-acre campus in East Lansing.