Home Nursing – Home Support Services

Home Nursing

“I was so glad my doctor referred me to HSS. I was able to get home faster and fully recover from my abdominal surgery in the comfort of my own home, back in familiar surroundings. The nurses coordinated all aspects of my care and when I had an unexpected fall, were able to send in physiotherapists and carers ASAP to help get me back on my feet.” – Client testimonial

Whether you are recovering from surgery, or just aren’t feeling the best, our experienced, caring staff can care for you in the comfort of your own home and help get you back on your feet.

Benefits

In Home Care – Key Benefits:

  • Recover more quickly and safely in the comfort of your own home
  • The added peace of mind of 24/7 phone access to an experienced Registered Nurse
  • Receive the care and education you need to help avoid future hospital stays
  • Feel confident that you are receiving high quality in home care that is personalised to your individual requirements
  • We work in partnership with your existing healthcare professionals to ensure that you always receive the most appropriate care

Continuity of Care

  • Our unique Case Management process ensures that all the aspects of your in home care are brought together under the care and guidance of one of our experienced Registered Nurses.
  • The Registered Nurse who visits you in your home works closely with our office based Case Managers who are also experienced and highly skilled Registered Nurses.
  • Our Case Managers have the technology at their fingertips to ensure all the information your visiting nurse needs to take care of you is readily available.

Hospital Discharge Support

  • If you decide you would prefer an early discharge from hospital and your doctor is agreeable, or you feel you need additional support upon discharge we can assist.
  • HSS will work collaboratively with your Medical Specialists to ensure you receive the most appropriate care on your return home.
  • Our nurses are also excellent educators and if you have to learn to take over your own care we can equip you with all the knowledge you need to look after yourself.

Additional In Home Support

  • We can provide additional supportive services for a broad range of domestic and family home help (ie cleaning, shopping, laundry, meal preparation, family care activities), allowing you to rest and recover without domestic concerns.
  • Tailoring a personalised conditioning and exercise program
  • Offering support and advice on regaining or maintaining your strength and balance

Services Provided

In Home Registered/Specialists Nurses

  • Assess, monitor and provide assistance with general health and wellbeing
  • Wound Care
  • Medication and Pain Management
  • Continence issues
  • Ante/Post natal care and support
  • Mental Health Support
  • Palliative Care

In Home Physiotherapists

  • Tailoring a personalised conditioning and exercise program
  • Offering support and advice on regaining or maintaining your strength and balance

In Home Occupational Therapists

  • Assess the safety of your home to minimise the risk of falls
  • Set up the home for safe living
  • Organise appropriate equipment and/or mobility aids to ensure your safety

In Home Carers & Domestics

  • Assist with showering, dressing and grooming
  • Help with meal preparation
  • Complete domestic duties – including washing, ironing and vacuuming
  • Transport and accompany you to medical appointments and outings

Arrange Services

At HSS we pride ourselves on providing a premium level of in home 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.

Contact Us

Phone – 1800 854 300

Email – hss@hss.com.au





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