HSS offers Chemotherapy in the comfort and privacy of your own home. Your individual treatment is administered at home by a qualified and experienced Oncology Nurse.
Being diagnosed with cancer is a very stressful time for both the patient and their families. Cancer treatment is complex, and this complexity is compounded by a person’s life circumstances, experiences and the emotional roller coaster that comes with diagnosis.
The availability of home chemotherapy provides patients with another choice that may alleviate some of their anxiety as they can undergo their treatment in familiar surroundings. Patients report advantages such as:
- Ease of travel – particularly not having to travel while experiencing nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy or cancer
- Reduction in treatment associated anxiety
- Not burdening their carers and family
- Being able to continue other duties such as caring for children and other dependants.
HSS has developed this program with the support of Private Health Funds and a dedicated oncology team who will oversee every aspect of delivering chemotherapy in the home safely and professionally.
Although not every patient can receive home chemotherapy for clinical and logistical reasons, this community based approach, aims to provide an alternative choice to cancer sufferers.
Arrange Our Services
At HSS we pride ourselves on providing a premium level of care to our clients. Our complete care management service is one of a kind.
You or your family member can contact HSS to enquire or arrange HSS care via one of the contact methods listed below. We will then liaise with the doctor on your behalf if required.
Alternatively, your GP, hospital or specialist can arrange your care with HSS. You may be eligible to receive a rebate from your Private Health Fund. Enquire with HSS who can confirm your health fund eligibility.
Phone – 1800 854 300
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