The best in home healthcare to help you recover faster
We know that everybody needs time to recover when getting back home from hospital after a medical procedure, surgery or prolonged illness, which can be a challenging process as a whole. At “Aador – Jotno”, we can help with everything that’s needed after surgery or treatment for an illness (post discharge from hospital ). During this time, in many cases, patients will need post – surgical care until they are fully back on their feet. Our experienced care workers will assist with proper care during the recovery period. We can even provide live-in care if greater assistance is needed.
What is Post - Discharge care ?
When recovering from hospital treatments( post discharge ), time and assistance may be needed to heal properly. Whether that is for personal care and hygiene or just help with domestic tasks such as preparing meals, medicine administration or mobility assistance support is needed continuously.
What are the options for Post - Discharge care at home ?
Our team at “Aador – Jotno” can help you decide what care plan will be most appropriate for yourself or your loved one, whether that is temporary rehabilitation help or long term.
The kind and level of post-discharge care services required depend on the type and seriousness of the surgery the patient has been through, as well as the patient’s past medical history. It involves making sure that all aspects of the patient condition are monitored and treated, including pain management and caring for the wound. We make sure that any fears and concerns the clients and their families may have, are allayed and they get the right kind of emotional and physical support during their recovery at home.
Duration of care varies as day time care / overnight care / hourly care ( e.g.8, 10, 12 hrs ) or live-in post-operative care. Our carers can help with domestic tasks, companionship, mobility assistance, personal care, hygiene and medication assistance. We can ensure that the care for your loved one will be tailored to suit the individual needs that they may have.
Benefits of Post - Discharge care
Recovery from any hospital treatments or surgeries can be a tiring, painful and uncomfortable process. Here at “Aador – Jotno” we believe that this doesn’t have to be the case. Providing high quality personalised post-operative care for you or your loved one within their own home can help to ease the recovery and treatment process, in order to ensure that the process is as quick and comfortable as possible. A regular and personally tailored post-operative care package can be developed with a carer who understands the individual needs of yourself or your loved one, in order to aid the recovery process.
Benefits to the patients
- Ensures compliance with post-operative orders and minimizes post-operative complications
- Reduces risk of any sub-optimal surgical outcomes
- An additional set of supportive & caring hands to assist you everytime during this phase of recovery
- Reduces anxiety
- Offers continuum of care
- Reduces need for re-hospitalization and minimizes the need for unnecessary patient visits to the clinic / hospital
- Decreases the amount of perceived immediate and residual pain
- Proven that patients feel and sleep better due to the caregiver’s assistance and thorough care
Post-operative care differ widely from a few days to many months. Regular day-to-day support after surgery is a key element in reducing recovery time. Depending on each individual patient’s needs, the following services are provided:
- 12-24 hours of nursing support provided by trained nurses
- 12-24 hours of medical caretaker support(caregiver )
- Equipment based on requirements (may include Ventilator, Suction Machine, monitor, hospital bed, etc)
- Consumables (paid for by the patient) - when available
Our care team is equipped to handle the following tasks, as per the surgeon’s directive and the care plan:
- Personal care that is tailored to the patient’s needs
- Assessing general status of patient
- Assistance with mobility
- Wound care
- Medication review
- Diet compliance
- Physical therapy
- Assistance with feeding
Wound Dressing & Suture Removal
When one is discharged from hospital with a surgical wound that needs to heal orif one lives with chronic conditions, like diabetes, there is a risk for woundsincluding foot ulcers.
In home wound or dressing care is an important measure to prevent infections andheal wounds properly.
“Aador – Jotno” nurses have specialized knowledge and training in wound care, whichenables us to provide exceptional care using the best treatments and products. Wework closely with each client to meet to their individual needs.
Wound care nurses assess and measure the wound and skin around it, and choose theright dressing or treatment, and change wound dressings as required. Wound carenurses also remove clips or sutures after surgery.