Hospital Discharge Care

Hospital Discharge Care

Continued recovery and support after a hospital stay

Regain your independence with homecare after a hospital stay

Our hospital discharge care aims to ensure a smooth transition from the hospital to the home, helping you recover, manage your conditions, and regain independence in a familiar and comfortable environment.

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How do I arrange Hospital Discharge Care?

Our expert homecare team will help guide you through the process of arranging your hospital discharge care package

1. Contact our homecare experts

Get in touch with our team of local homecare experts using our online enquiry form or call us on 08000 622 622 to discuss the range of available homecare options. Our team is available 24/7 and aim to respond to all enquiries immediately.

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2. Free assessment within 24 hours

Our experienced homecare team will discuss your requirements, learn more about you or your loved one, and carry out a free assessment within 24 hours to understand the type of care you require.

3. Your bespoke homecare package

Our team will create a bespoke care package based on your needs and preferences. All of our homecare staff are carefully matched based on the individual requirements of you or your loved one.

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What is Hospital Discharge Care?

Hospital discharge care in the home refers to the support and care provided to patients at their residence following their discharge from a hospital. This type of care aims to ensure a smooth transition from the hospital to the home, helping patients recover, manage their conditions, and regain independence in a familiar and comfortable environment. It can include a wide range of services, from basic assistance with daily activities to skilled nursing and ongoing rehabilitation.

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How can our Hospital Discharge Care in the home help?

Hospital discharge care in the home can provide a bridge between a hospital stay and home that supports patient recovery. There are a number of benefits of hospital discharge care to both the patient and their family, including;

  • Continuity of care

Hospital discharge care in the home ensures continuity of care by extending professional healthcare services to your living environment. This helps in closely monitoring the patient's health, managing any ongoing treatments, and swiftly addressing potential complications after a hospital stay or surgery.

  • Personalised care

All of our homecare plans are tailored to meet the specific needs of each client, taking into account their medical history, the nature of their illness or surgery, and their recovery goals. This personalised approach can significantly enhance the effectiveness of care.

  • Convenience and comfort

Recovering in your own home can be more comfortable and less stressful than staying in a hospital. You can be surrounded by your belongings and can recuperate in a familiar setting, potentially helping to speed up the recovery process.

What are the benefits of Hospital Discharge Care at home?

Reduced readmission potential

Our post-operative and hospital care at home services can lower the risk of complications and, consequently, the likelihood of readmission to the hospital.

Improved quality of life

Our clients can enjoy a higher quality of life during recovery. They can enjoy the presence of family and friends, stick to their routines as much as possible, and feel more in control of their healing process

Holistic care

Beyond addressing physical health needs, our homecare services can also support the patient’s emotional and mental health through social interaction and companionship, contributing to a more holistic recovery.

Introducing Nurseplus Connect

As part of our ongoing commitment to curating the highest possible homecare service, Nurseplus Care at home has introduced an additional range of extra healthcare services to support our clients from home, including;

  • Online GP

  • Physio

  • Counselling

Nurseplus Connect aims to make healthcare services more accessible, with each and every one of our clients having access to a number of additional benefits all included as part of their homecare package.

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