Discharge from the Rehabilitation Hospital
At the New Hanover Regional Medical Center Rehabilitation Hospital, the patient, family/caregiver, and rehabilitation team work together to meet the milestones that can lead to a return home. The average length of stay for patients at the Rehabilitation Hospital is about two weeks. The following are considered points at which a discharge plan will be considered:
Patients also have the right to request discharge at any time and the right to leave against medical advice against any time.