NEPC is a 24-hour-a-day, 7-day a week facility so we can take a referral at any time and a child can be admitted at any time during the day or night.   NEPC offers a range of admission programs to fit the needs of discharge planners and families who are planning interim and longer term car needs for medically fragile children.

General admission processes include:

  1. Contact Admissions (978) 667-5123 to initiate the referral process, you may ask for Ashley Richard, Social Worker.  You can also click here to contact us.
  2. A screening appointment will be arranged to allow NEPC to become familiar with the child and their family and to assess the child’s medical needs
  3. Develop goals for the admission


There are specific admission requirements for the following programs: Post-Hospitalization: Up to 90 days Short-Term Care:  Up to 90 days Long-Term Care : 90 days +