Patient Admission Criteria

  • Must be a male 18 years or older
  • Homeless, in danger of becoming homeless, or in unstable living conditions and have inadequate resources
  • Must be independent in their ADLs (Activities of Daily Living)
  • Independent and mobile with self-transfer ability necessary
  • Must have a primary medical diagnosis. If a secondary diagnosis of substance abuse or psychiatric disorder, must be in active treatment.
  • If the patient is on intravenous medications, oxygen or needs wound dressing changes, it must be arranged in advance and services provided by the admitting hospital via home health care
  • Must need only short term care
  • Must be willing to participate in their treatment
  • Must be bladder and bowel continent
  • Not a danger to self or others
  • Not required to register on sexual offender registry
  • Free of active TB evidenced by chest x-ray or negative sputum
  • Must have identification