Yes, sometimes it does. However, you can pre-register. Our admissions office will be happy to assist.
Information regarding benefits under Medicare and Medicaid is available from our Admissions team, the Administrator or Social Services. The information below is general, and the programs are subject to change.
Medicare – a Federal health insurance program for individuals who are 65 years or older, have been disabled for at least two consecutive years, have been diagnosed with End-Stage Renal Disease or meet eligibility based on other criteria set by the Medicare program.
The process is not complicated, and our Director of Admissions would be happy to guide you along. We will do everything we can to make it as simple as possible for you. We can even complete most of it prior to you or your loved ones arrival.
We recommend that you visit the facility prior to admission, to assure both the potential resident and family that Medilodge of Portage is the place to choose for your healthcare needs, however, it is not required. We would be happy to schedule a visit for you.