To become eligible for our Swing Bed program patients must:

  • Have three consecutive days in an acute care hospital
  • Have skilled care needs that are related or arose during a qualified stay
  • Be enrolled in Medicare Part A

Arranging a Stay

Anyone (family or hospital staff) may contact Trousdale Medical Center regarding our Swing Bed program. Patients, currently at another hospital, can ask to coordinate a transfer to the Trousdale Medical Center Swing Bed program.