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Frequently Asked Questions


How do I inquire about admitting someone to NHC Farragut?

When planning an admission from a hospital it is important to let the hospital discharge planner know which center you have chosen. This will ensure that your loved one's medical information is sent to NHC Farragut in a timely manner for review by our medical staff. If a surgery is planned in advance you can submit your reservation through our Priority Admissions page.

What insurance does NHC Farragut accept?

NHC Farragut contracts with most major insurance companies such as Medicare, Humana, BlueCross, Cigna, United HealthCare, AETNA and many others. Please contact us here or at (865) 777-4000 if you have any questions.

How does Medicare pay for a stay in a skilled nursing facility?

Medicare Part A pays up to 100 days in a skilled nursing facility after a 3-day qualifying stay in a hospital if daily skilled nursing treatment or therapy treatments are required.

Medicare pays the first 20 days at 100%. Starting on day 21, Medicare will pay after the daily co-payment amount is paid. This co-payment amount can be paid by a Medicare supplemental insurance or privately. To learn more about Medicare, please visit www.medicare.gov.

What amenities are provided in the room?
NHC Farragut is all about choices. We offer a choice of three room types:
Semi-private which includes electric bed, wireless internet, attractive décor, 4-drawer chest, closet, night stand with hutch, overbed table, telephone, television, guest chair and semi-private bathroom.

Private room which includes electric bed, wireless internet, attractive décor, 4 drawer chest, closet, night stand with hutch, guest chair, overbed table, telephone, television and private bathroom.

Suite includes recliner, electric bed, wireless internet, attractive décor, 4 drawer chest, closet, night stand with hutch, overbed table, telephone, television and private bathroom.

If I bring my computer from home, can I get on the Internet?
Yes! We have FREE wireless internet services throughout our facility. We also offer a computer work station if you do not want to bring your computer.

What are your visiting hours?

We have open visiting hours, so you are welcome to visit your loved one at any time. We also have large areas where family and friends can gather with loved ones. In addition, we offer private dining rooms that can be reserved so large families can enjoy meals together.

What should I bring from home?
Pack like you are going on a vacation. We ask that you bring 3-4 days worth of clothing and shoes with rubber soles and any personal items you would like to use.

Can my physician see me while I am a patient at NHC Farragut?
If your primary care physician is credentialed with NHC Farragut and chooses to follow your care, they may. Otherwise, Dr. Randolph Lowry will be assigned to you while you are at NHC Farragut. He will act as your Primary Care Physician during your stay. Our nurses have contact with him 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Should I bring my medications from home?
No, please keep your medications at home. Your medications will be provided through Network Pharmacy during your stay.

Who can I contact if I have a question?
We encourage you to email us using the emails listed below or call us at (865) 777-4000 if you have any questions about NHC Farragut, LLC.

Karla Lane
, Administrator
klane@nhcfarragut.com

Sally Lane, Admission Coordinator
slane@nhcfarragut.com

Harriete Amonette, Assisted Living Admissions Coordinator and Marketing
hamonette@nhcfarragut.com



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