A Critical Access Hospital (CAH) with a Medicare agreement to furnish swing bed services may use its beds as needed to furnish either acute or Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) level care. Swing beds have some unique rules and regulations. This manual attempts to describe both the Federal and State rules and regulations surrounding the use of swing beds in MT CAHs.
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