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what does home nursing care means?

Home Nursing Service encompasses a wide range of healthcare services that can be easily administered at your home. Nurse for home care service are usually cheaper than hospitals and nursing homes, while being just as effective as the medical care offered in a hospital or nursing home. 

An in-home nursing service offers personalized nursing care at home as offered in a typical hospital while being more compassionate towards the patient and gets integrated into the patient’s family and develops an emotional bond with the patient and their family.

The services offered by home care nursing are provided by registered nurses, physiotherapists and occupational therapists among others. And as such you need not worry on the quality of service offered by the home nurse.

In the past, the phrases In-Home Care, Home Care and Home Health Care were used interchangeably. Today however, people have developed a better understanding towards Home Health Care or In-Home nursing service which is basically skilled nursing care whereas the term In-Home Care refers to non-medical care services like personal care and companionship and supervision.


Short term nurses provide nursing services for 1-4 hours or a specific period. Short term nursing care is temporary medical aftercare following surgery, injury or other medical condition that is expected to improve.

Specialties: Vaccination at home, Injection at home, ECG at home, Dressing or wound care at home.


Long term nurses at home provide nursing services for 12-24 hours. Long term nursing care is a comprehensive range of medical, physical and surgical care to meet the physical, social and emotional needs of people who are chronically ill or disabled.

You can get 24 hour nurse care at home with Portea at very affordable prices. The nurses will help with all medical and support care needed for the patient in the familiar environment of the home, helping the patient get well better and faster.

SpecialtiesVentilator care at home, Tracheostomy care at home,  Bedsore care, catheter care, Infusion care, Ryle’s tube care, Care of IV Lines


Nursing attendants take care of the daily activities of patients in need. They provide supportive care. However, they are not allowed to carry out any medical procedures.

Specialties: caregivers, support care, old (elderly) patient care, caretaker, assisting in daily activities like feeding, bathing, moving, etc

when do you need us?

The main goal of Home Nursing service is to treat an illness or injury. The home nursing services usually entails wound care for pressure sores or surgical wound, patient and care – giver education, Intravenous or nutrition therapy, injections, rehabilitation therapies and monitoring serious illness and unstable health status.

Get vaccinated at home and stay safe from infectious diseases. We provide vaccination for H1N1, Typhoid, Pneumonia, Hepatitis and more by qualified nurses for home care.

Post Surgical Care:
Post-surgical care is critical, and includes everything from pain management & feeding to respiratory management & fluid management. Get well sooner under the care of our nurses, who will help you with all of this in the comfort of your home.

Urinary Catheterisation Care:
Our nurses are well trained and can help you with the process of Urine catheterization care at your home; be it catheter insertion, catheter removal or bladder wash

Wound Dressing:
Did you know that the healing process varies depending on the wound type? Our nurses are experienced in handling varied types of wounds-post-operation surgical wounds, infected wounds and pressure sores and will accordingly provide appropriate wound care for a faster recovery.

Oxygen Administration:
Oxygen administration is required in both acute and chronic conditions like trauma, haemorrhage, shock, breathlessness, pulmonary disease, and more. Don’t panic if you require one. Call a Portea nurse home and sit back, while she does the needful.

Save yourself the trouble of travel and long hospital hours for a minor process like injection administration or IV infusion. Just book with us a home nurse and an experienced and registered nurse will come visit you at home to administer the required injection or IV infusion.

how can we help?

Our in-home nurses excel in providing home care services such as

  • Post-surgical Care: Post-surgical care involves monitoring and managing a patient’s recovery after a surgical procedure to ensure proper healing and prevent complications.                                                              
  • Elder care: Elder care encompasses a range of supportive services aimed at meeting the physical, emotional, and social needs of elderly individuals, often including assistance with daily activities and medical care.
  • Chronic care: Chronic care involves the ongoing management and treatment of long-term medical conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, or arthritis to maintain optimal health and quality of life.
  • Tracheotomy: Tracheotomy care involves cleaning and maintaining a surgically created opening in the windpipe (tracheostomy) to assist with breathing, often requiring regular suctioning and monitoring for signs of infection or blockage.
  • Urinary Catheterization Care: Urinary catheterization care involves proper hygiene and monitoring to prevent urinary tract infections and other complications in patients who require a catheter to drain urine from the bladder.
  • Wound care: Wound care entails cleaning, dressing, and monitoring wounds to promote healing and prevent infection, often involving techniques such as debridement and the application of topical medications.
  • Injections, and IV infusion: Injections and IV infusion refer to the administration of medications or fluids directly into the body through injection or intravenous access, commonly used for delivering antibiotics, pain relief, or hydration therapy.
  • Diabetic care: Diabetic care involves managing blood sugar levels through medication, diet, exercise, and monitoring to prevent complications associated with diabetes such as neuropathy, retinopathy, and cardiovascular disease.

What’s more, they are always supervised by a senior doctor. Get well sooner by getting 12 / 24-hr care from a Portea in-home nurse.

what are the benefits of home nursing care?

The benefit of home health care is plenty. Besides being more convenient than getting admitted in a hospital or nursing home, the nursing care at home also helps a patient recover sooner, as it has been found that people tend to recover sooner from their illness or ailments when surrounded by their loved ones.

  • It also supports diet and nutrition. Home health care nurses can be there to support the patient in your absence.
  • It brings skilled nursing care in the comfort of your home.
  • Nursing care at home also helps in managing chronic health conditions to avoid unnecessary hospitalization.
  • Home care nursing services also help in providing recovery care at home following a hospital stay for illness or injury.
  • It offers one – on – one focus and support.
  • Clients have better health outcomes.
  • It offers medication management.

what to expect from nursing care services at home?

Home care nursing starts only after the recommendation of a doctor, and it is important for the patient to see a home nurse as often as a doctor. The nursing services as mentioned before are provided by registered nurses who help in ongoing medical support and rehabilitative care.

The basic medical attention one can expect from a nursing assistant are as follows:

  • Home care nurses on their part check upon the diet of the patient, take readings of blood pressure, temperature, heart rate and breathing
  • Regularly check whether the patient is properly following the prescription and any other treatments
  • Enquire about your health and any sort of pain experienced
  • Check on the safety of the patient by nurse at home, whether any medical device is needed for the care of the patient and its feasibility at home
  • Educate the patient about self-care
  • And most importantly regularly co – ordinate with the doctor to provide a proper course of health care.

how much does nursing care at home cost?

The home nursing services are now much in demand owing to rising hospitalization charges, availability of quality health care services and the demand of the elderly who prefer familiar surroundings to sterile hospitals and nursing homes.

The cost of home care nursing services varies depending on the criticality of the illness and the duration of the service sought. Nevertheless the cost of the home care nursing services has been found to be anywhere between 20% and 50% cheaper as compared to hospitalization.

You can easily hire female nurse for home care near you, at very affordable costs. With Portea, it is a very easy nurse for home care near you. We are just one call away from you. Call us on our hotline number +1800 121 2323 and we will provide you with nurse at home service at a very affordable cost according to your need.

preparing for home nursing service

Proper prior preparation for home healthcare is ideal to make the most of the at home nursing service. There are a few set of things that need to be done before you avail of the services of in home nurse like;

  • Create a personal emergency contact list
  • Have your prescription and other reports ready
  • Contact list of your doctor
  • Make a list of the tasks expected from the online nurse service
  • Explain to the nurse any specific instruction you would like the nurse to know

get home nursing care near you

With the availability of nursing services at home, you no longer need to stress yourself about visiting a clinic or hospital and aggravate the injury. If you need nursing services near you at home Portea is the solution for you. Call us at +1800 121 2323 and make an appointment with qualified and experienced in-home nurses on Portea. You will get the best-trained nurses to help you in getting your normal life back as soon as possible. 

It is very easy to hire nurse at home service with Portea. Our professional home care nursing services provide comprehensive and compassionate care at home. With Our 12/24 hr home care nursing services offer compassionate care by experienced male/female nurses. Trust us to provide exceptional home nursing services tailored to your needs, ensuring comfort and well-being for your loved ones at home.

With Portea, you’re not just getting the best  Treatment at home, you’re gaining a partner in your journey to recovery and well-being. We also offer a range of superior healthcare services, including doctor consultations, medical equipment, nursing care, physiotherapy, diagnostics and dedicated trained attendants. Rely on us for top-tier healthcare solutions tailored to your requirements.


Q – What are the things that a Portea nurse would do?

A – Portea’s trained nurse can assist you with post-surgical care, Tracheostomy, Urine catheterization, Suture removal, Wound care, Injections, Oxygen administration, IV infusion and more.

Q – How often a nurse will visit me?

A – The frequency of nursing visits varies depending on the patient’s needs and treatment plan.

Q – Can I avail 12-hr or 24-hr nursing service?

A – Yes, we offer 12-hr and 24-hr nursing services at home for patients in need.

Q – How qualified are nurses from Portea?

A – All Portea nurses are professionally trained and certified. Also, most of our nurses have ICU care experience.

Q – Which cities can I avail of Portea’s nursing services at home?

A – You can avail of the nursing services of Portea in a number of cities. Some of the important cities where we provide our nursing services include Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Pune, Chennai, Delhi, Jaipur, Indore, Lucknow, and Chandigarh.

Q – What is the minimum duration of a nurse visit?

A – The minimum duration of the visit of a nurse will differ on the basis of the specific requirements of different patients. The short duration nursing services range from 45 minutes to 2 hours. On the other hand, the long duration nursing services range from 12 hours to 24 hours. 

Q – How can I find a nurse at home service near me with Portea?

A – In order to find a nurse for homecare with Portea, all you need to do is share your specific requirements and book an appointment through the online portal by searching for “home care nursing services near me”, “home nurses near me”. You can also call on 18001212323 to get more details about the availability of the nurse and find a nurse for your specific requirements. 

Q – Can I request for nurse to also perform elder care/pre-post natal care tasks?

A – Yes, you can request the nurse to perform additional tasks, such as providing pre-post natal care or elder care. At Portea, we have a pool of qualified nurses who have expertise and experience in the field. On the basis of the clinical condition of the patients, we can provide you with the best nurses for the required service. 

Q – How does Portea maintain the quality of nursing services?

A – At Portea, we ensure the quality of nursing services in a number of ways. We provide comprehensive training on the important modules to the nurses. After the completion of the training modules, the nurses receive certification from experienced doctors. We also provide on-the-job training to nursing professionals on a regular basis. The training sessions are conducted both in person and through digital media. Moreover, regular IVR training is also provided to the nurses that cover a number of topics to enhance the quality of care and ensure better patient experiences. 

Q – Does Portea provide nursing services for end-of-life care?

A – Yes, end-of-life care nursing services are also provided by the nursing professionals of Portea.

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