Transitional Care

The Transitional Care Wing provides skilled care for residents recovering from a medical condition or surgery.  Residents on the Transitional Care Wing receive rehabilitative services and other medical treatments aimed at restoring their ability to function independently, so they may return home.  Skilled care services are covered by Medicare, granted the resident meets admission criteria.  Richland Memorial Hospital has 14 transitional care beds.  For additional information about eligibility, please contact the Long Term Care Unit at (618) 395-7340, ext. 4321.