Transitional Rehabilitation for:
- Post-Surgical Care
- Orthopedic Surgery
- Cardiac Disease Management
- Pulmonary Disease Management
- Stroke Recovery
- Diabetes Management
- Wound Care
Who We Are
Margate specializes in Transitional Rehabilitation, a comprehensive rehabilitation approach that focuses on short-stay recovery after surgery or other illness.
Margate is a leader in returning patients to their homes as quickly as possible. With rehabilitation services available 7 days a week, patients get the intensive treatment they need to return to their prior level of independence as quickly as possible.
Our focus is providing each patient with a positive rehab experience. Because of these positive experiences, a significant number of our patients return to Margate for future rehabilitation needs.
We partner with local hospitals, physicians and insurance companies to support our patients’ goals in their desire to return home to the resumption of a healthy, active lifestyle.
- Beautifully appointed private rooms with ceramic tile baths*
- Complimentary cable TVs
- Comlimentary wireless internet
- Full-service beauty salon
- Spa room with hydrotherapy bathing
- Furnished outdoor courtyard
- Spacious rehabilitation gym with state-of-the-art equipment
- Individualized menu options *based upon availability
- Specialized physical, occupational, and speech therapy services available 7 days a week
- Physician/Nurse Practitioner available
- High staff to patient ratio
- 24/7 nursing care
- Pre-surgical reservations
- After 5pm and weekend admissions
- Assistance and transportation to follow-up doctor appointments
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How long will I be admitted for rehab? What is the average length of stay?
A: The length of stay/days admitted for rehabilitation depends upon your physician, insurance plan, and individual progress. The average length of stay for an orthopedic patient is 7-10 days.
Q: How much therapy will I receive each day? Days per week?
A: There are several variables that affect this including your reason for admission and physicians order. Residents could require all three therapies: physical, speech, and occupational therapy. Therapy is available up to 7 days a week. Therapy sessions can last from 45-60 minutes each.
Q: Are pets allowed to visit?
A: Yes. Pets are granted visiting privileges provided the pet is leashed or crated and attended by the caretaker. Before an animal may enter the facility, proof of immunization against rabies shall be provided.
Q: Will Medicare pay for my stay?
A: Following a qualifying stay at a hospital, Medicare will pay for your stay in the following manner. On day 1 through 20, Medicare pays 100% of the covered charges. On days 21 through 100 Medicare pays 80% and secondary insurance or private pay will cover the remainder 20%.
Q: What other insurances do you accept?
A: We contract with a number of commercial insurance companies including many Medicare Advantage Plans. Please contact the Admissions Department or our Business Office they will be happy to assist you with your insurance and other financial needs/questions.
“I was very impressed with the care and progress my husband made during his short stay at Margate. He was in the best condition he had been in quite some time upon discharge. So thankful we chose to come to Margate.”