What is Home Nursing Care? | What it involves & How to Arrange It

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Nursing Care At Home

Home Nursing care is becoming increasingly popular with families. This type of care might become necessary when your loved ones needs and requirements exceed standard person care. For example, dressing, washing and support with feeding.

Home nursing services provider personal, nursing and if required medical assistance to your loved one within the comfort of their own home. This ensures you and your family can remain reassured that your loved one is being cared for when you are not around.

Unique and tailored

Nursing care is completely unique to the individual and their requirements. Nursing care at home can be arranged from one-hour visits per day, to several visits per day. It is entirely dependent on the level of care that is required for your loved one.

This type of 1-1 care might be an option for individuals who no longer require a Hospital stay but still require assistance with nursing requirements, such as dressing wonders or administering injections.

Detailed discussion of needs

Home nursing carers can administer medication, injections and provide other medical treatments such as dressing wounds. They can also help with medical conditions such as Diabetes, Parkinson’s disease or end of life care.

Benefits of Nursing Home Care

  • Helps ease stress of families knowing their loved one is safe
  • Helps with isolation and loneliness
  • Loved one can remain in their own home without the stress of moving into a care home
  • Unique and tailored package
  • Can be arranged to help people get out of hospital quicker
  • Help with medical needs such as administering injections
  • Palliative care
  • Parkinson’s support

Planning your home nursing

The first step is to organise a care assessment to determine the specific needs of the individual.  If you need help, call our helpline on  0800 008 7193

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