At Homecare, our Nursing Agency offers several services to allow people to be cared for within their own home by specialist nurses.
There are different levels to which home care nursing addresses:
- Continuing Care
- Intermediate Care
- Palliative Care
We have a multi disciplinary team comprising of:
- Registered Nurses (RNs)
- Health Care workers (NVQ/Fetac trained)
- Social Workers
Types of Conditions that our Nursing Specialists Care for Within the Home are:
- Motor Neurone Disease
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Parkinson’s Disease
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
- Chronic Cardiac Disease
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Ventilator Dependent
- Spinal Injuries
- Acquired Brain Injuries
- Cancer Sufferers
Benefits to the Client
Delivering high quality care and dignity, gives the patient the choice to remain at home and offers respite to the family.
Remaining in the comfort of your own home, surrounded by personal belongings, friends and family, increases well-being.
More choice for the patient, as our professionally trained team offer a tailored care package to meet the patient’s needs ensuring consistency and continuity of staff.
Benefits to HSE/Trusts:
The benefits of enabling the transfer and delivery of this service, offer significant savings to the HSE/Trusts.
- The ability to free up hospital beds /units
- The ability to reduce re-admissions
- The ability to improve bed management
- The overall ability to reduce costs by more effective use of resources
A Partnership Approach
The aim and purpose of our Continuing Healthcare service is to work in partnership with the Trusts and HSE healthcare professionals and also the extended multi disciplinary team to provide a safe and appropriate package of care for the patient.