Referrals & Admissions
We only admit those individuals who can benefit from our acute physical
rehabilitative care. Therefore, we require a referral by a physician or
an evaluation by a Casa Colina physician or nurse liaison prior to admitting
a new patient. If you think you or a loved one could benefit from our
inpatient care, please talk to your doctor or call 909/596-7733, ext.
3900 or toll-free 866/724-4127, ext. 3900.
In most instances, you will need a physician referral to schedule an appointment.
You can typically be scheduled for an appointment within 2 to 3 days,
or immediately if your condition is urgent. In order to speed up the pre-admitting
process, we'll verify your insurance information and will make every
effort to contact you to discuss your coverage benefits prior to your
Please arrive 15 minutes before your appointment time to register at the
Tamkin Outpatient Center. You'll need to bring your insurance card
as well as the name and telephone number of your physician.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 909/596-7733,
ext. 3500 or toll-free 866/724-4127, ext. 3500.
Transitional Living Center
We accept adults and adolescents between the ages of 18 to 59 with appropriate
diagnoses. Age waivers are available for clients that do not fall in the
appropriate age range on a case-by-case basis. We usually respond to each
referral within 24 hours to expedite the admission process. Referrals
are evaluated on a case-by-case basis and determined by individual need,
through interviews, and review of medical records. Our admission liaisons
will work with you, your family members, doctors and insurance providers
throughout the referral/admissions process. Please call 909/596-7733,
ext. 4100 or toll-free 866/724-4127, ext. 4100 for assistance.
Children's Services Center
We accept referrals from a variety of funding and medical sources based
on a variety of areas of concern, including speech therapy, physical therapy,
occupational therapy, music therapy, early intervention and family support.
We require a prescription for occupational therapy, physical therapy and
speech and language therapy services. Regional center referrals require
authorizations. School districts require an IEP with a signed services
page. Please call 909/596-7733, ext. 4200 or toll-free 866/724-4127, ext.
4200 for assistance.
Adult Day Health Care Center
An application must be completed both by the individual's family and
primary care physician. Once this paperwork has been completed and returned
to ADHC, an intake appointment will be scheduled. The intake appointment
takes place at ADHC, and must be attended by the individual and his or
her caregivers. The paperwork and guidelines of the program are reviewed
at the intake appointment. Although individuals can self refer, their
application paperwork includes two forms that must be completed by the
primary care physician. The individual must also have a current TB test.
For more information, please call 909/596-7733, ext. 4400 or toll-free
866/724-4127, ext. 4400.
Diagnostic Imaging Center
A doctor's referral is required. A patient or his/her doctor may call
to arrange for an appointment. The doctor's office may also fax his/her
request, and we will follow up with the patient. Referrals for hospital
inpatients are faxed over by the hospital nursing staff. For assistance,
please call 909/450-0393.
Casa Colina at Apple Valley and Casa Colina at Rancho Pino Verde
Individuals may be referred by a family member, case manager, funder, therapist,
or physician. We will obtain a brief history and request his or her records
to determine if this individual is eligible for admission. Individuals
and their loved ones are encouraged to visit the residence prior to admission.
For assistance please call Casa Colina at Apple Valley at 760/247-7711
or Rancho Pino Verde at 760/248-6245.