Living at home while contending with a health issue is an impossible thought for many. With our new range of clinical care services, we can help people live happily at home and assist them with all kinds of challenging health conditions. In addition to delivering services such as companionship care or dementia care, we also have trained Health CAREGivers who can help with a range of clinical tasks such as catheter care, stoma care and feeding tube assistance. We can also help prevent unnecessary hospital admissions by liaising with your healthcare team to ensure that any issues are addressed early on. If you are looking for a support package on your return home from hospital, we can also facilitate effective hospital discharge.
The Home Health care services we offer
We offer a wide range of home health services including:
- Catheter care
- Stoma care
- Simple wound care
- Vital signs monitoring such as blood pressure and pulse rate
- Diabetes monitoring and administration of insulin pens
- Simple wound care
- Non-invasive ventilation
- Gastrostomy care and feeding support.
Our services go beyond this list and we work with you to establish how we can deliver on your specific health need.
Our Health CAREGivers
Your health needs are met at home by our qualified Health CAREGivers who are carefully matched according to the client’s individual requirements. Each Health CAREGiver undergoes professional and clinical training by accredited health professionals, enabling them to deliver the right care, in the right way for each specific health condition. This is followed by an assessment that establishes the individual’s capability to perform that valuable role.
Stay well at home
Our Health CAREGivers accumulate a wealth of information about a client’s ongoing health and wellbeing. With this information, Home Instead can support the work of primary and acute healthcare teams and GP practices, and ease pressures on health and social care.