Medicare Part A covers institutional care in hospitals and skilled nursing facilities, as well as certain care given by ho...Read more
The hospitalizations may have extended your father’s skilled nursing facility (SNF) coverage by a few days because the time he spent in the hospital should not count towards the 100 days. However, he will not receive a new 100-day allotment until he has been out of the hospital and the SNF for at least 60 days. For more information on Medicare's nursing home coverage, go here: http://www.elderlawanswers.com/medicares-limited-nursing-home-coverage-12131.
Medicaid Rules, etc