Frequently Asked Questions

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I have questions about the admissions process at Newfane Rehab. Whom do I contact?

Contact the Admissions Coordinator at 778-7111 Ext. 25.

Will Medicare pay for my nursing home or short term rehabilitation stay?

The Admission Coordinator will discuss the process for payment with you and/or your family from that point on. Each individual case is different and our staff will assist with the process as needed.

Do you accept Medicaid?

Yes, the Newfane Rehabilitation & Health Care Center does accept Medicaid.

How do I qualify for Medicaid?

The process for applying for Medicaid is quite involved. NRHCC™ Social Work Department will work with you and/or your family to discuss your options and to complete any necessary documents.

How many miles from Buffalo is the Newfane Rehabilitation & Health Care Center.

Newfane Rehab is approximately 10 miles from Lockport, NY and around 30 miles from downtown Buffalo. Click here for a map and detailed directions to the facility.

Will I be allowed to keep my regular doctor while I'm a resident at the Newfane Rehabilitation & Health Care Center?

Several local physicians practice medicine at NRHCC. If your doctor is a member of the facility's medical staff, they will continue to treat you as a patient at the facility. In the event your physician is not a member of NRHCC's medical staff, we will provide you with a list of the physicians on staff who are currently accepting new patients. Our staff will make sure you are provided with complete medical coverage and a continuum of care.