Home health care includes a range of services that are provided in the home to help a person overcome illness or injury. This is provided to patients who for any reason are homebound and are unable to leave their home without assistance. Home health care can be provided anywhere be it the home of the patient, an assisted living residential facility for seniors, or a long-term nursing home.
After being ordered by your doctor, you can avail of home health care directly from your hospital or licensed healthcare agencies. These professionals generally offer health care at home:
Contrary to the popular notion that home health care services are only for seniors and elderly people, younger people and children can also benefit from it. People eligible for home health care include”
Home health care includes a wide spectrum of services depending on the requirement of the patient and her/his health condition. In India, home health care generally includes:
Many people wonder about the efficacy of health care delivered at home vis-a-vis getting treated in a hospital. Here is answering the very common question of ‘how does home health care work’:
The foremost benefit of home health care is that it can be delivered directly to the patient. It has several other important advantages that include:
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Mr. Raj Shekhar
Age 32, Chennai
My father had a surgery and required regular healthcare services. Portea has greatly helped him with their in-home healthcare services.
I would like to thank you for the nursing services arranged during the last 10 days. Appreciate your help. I would like to mention Antony (Nursing co-coordinator) for the excellent support and help.
Kudos to @PorteaMedical
for taking care of my senior citizen parents and a physically challenged sister in Lucknow at this hour of need when the existing caretaker left in the middle of lockdown ..within a day the arrangements were made can’t thank you enough! #inthistogether