PPEC ADMISSION CRITERIA

  WE ARE HAPPY TO ACCEPT REFERRALS FROM:
         
         PARENTS AND CAREGIVERS
          
         HOSPITALS
          
         PHYSICIANS
          
         CARE COORDINATORS
          
         SOCIAL WORKERS
          
         CASE MANAGERS

REFER NOW

   THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA ARE REQUIRED FOR PPEC SERVICES:
         
          MUST BE UNDER 21 YEARS OLD
          MUST BE MEDICALLY NECESSARY
               DIAGNOSED WITH A MEDICALLY-FRAGILE CONDITION  or                                  DIAGNOSED WITH A MEDICALLY-COMPLEX CONDITION
 
         MUST BE MEDICALLY STABLE
               CHILD CANNOT PRESENT SIGNIFICANT RISK TO OTHER CHILDREN                   CHILD CANNOT PRESENT SIGNIFICANT RISK TO PPEC PERSONNEL
 
         MUST REQUIRE SHORT, LONG-TERM, or INTERMITTENT CARE
               MUST REQUIRE SKILLED NURSING CARE  and/or
                 MUST REQUIRE CONTINUOUS THERAPEUTIC INTERVENTIONS
 
         A PHYSICIAN'S ORDER IS REQUIRED FOR PPEC SERVICES                             MUST BE WRITTEN BY AN MD or DO ONLY
               PER PPEC REGULATIONS, WE CANNOT ACCEPT ORDERS
                 FROM A NURSE PRACTITIONER (ARNP) or PHYSICIAN ASST (PA)

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