Qualifying For Care
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To be eligible for Pediatric Day Health Care services, the the child must be medically fragile with an acute or chronic health problem(s) that requires skilled nursing care and therapeutic intervention (developmental delays included) during all or part of the day.
Has a Medical Need for Nursing Care
All conditions/diseases must be non-contagious
The child must reside with parent(s), foster parent(s) or legal guardian(s) and may not reside in any 24-hour inpatient facility.
THE BELOW DIAGNOSES MAY INDICATE THE NEED FOR PEDIATRIC DAY HEALTH CARE NURSING SERVICES.
(Other medical diagnoses may qualify)
Failure to Thrive
Feeding Disorder/Oral Aversion
Fetal Alcohol and Drug Disorders
Gastrophy, Gastro Jujemenum
Genetic Chromosomal Disorders/Syndromes
Nephrological Monitoring Catheterizations
Orthopedically Impaired (use of walkers, standers and wheelchairs)
** This list indicates possible qualifying diagnoses, but is not limited to only the above conditions.