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Inpatient Rehabilitation Case Study

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Thank you for presenting why I chose to leave inpatient rehabilitation and skilled nursing facilities in the 1990s. This is when the decisions for patient care were removed from the rehabilitation professionals and placed in the hands of the insurance companies and managed care. This situation falls under the intuitional realm. In this situation, you are being dictated by your employer on how many visits you are to see Mr. Jones to guarantee they will be reimbursed. However, there is also a societal element, because of these reimbursement policies are determined by Medicaid. I agree with your implementation in Step 4 of the RIPS model. I would have taken the same course of action, by documenting the need for further physical therapy for
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