Mental health is a crucial condition that needs proper care and treatment. One of the ways to help people dealing with mental health issues is to seek experienced nursing care. Mental health nursing care involves assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of psychiatric problems.
During primary care, mental health nurse works with the doctor to evaluate the progress and effects of the treatment as well.
Mental health nursing care is often advised in a complex situation where the patient needs constant support and safety. In some cases, people at risk of developing mental health issues can also avail the services of mental health nurses.
Some of the people who need mental health nursing care may have the following psychiatric issues:
These conditions may be caused by traumatic experiences, genetic predisposition, or excessive stress. If not treated well, these mental health conditions can affect a person’s day-to-day life and this is where mental health nursing care becomes important.
Not many know but benefits of mental health nursing care are diverse. From getting an in-house assessment of the mental illness to finding a compassionate person who helps you through the difficult emotional times, a mental health nurse help in meeting all the challenges you can face due to psychiatric issues. Here are some of those benefits:
A mental health nurse’s role varies from patient to patient. However, there are some basic roles and responsibilities that he/she has to follow. Some of them are listed below:
When planning to avail in-home nursing care for mental health patients, it is essential to look for trained and certified healthcare professionals. This will make sure you get the proper care and get a speedy recovery.
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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.
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Mr. V V Venkatachalam
Good morning Joji. We would like to share extremely positive feedback regarding Abhijit with you. He was phenomenal! Please consider making him a permanent staff with Portea. Respectful, kind, considerate, always with dad, never complained, clean, polite. Thank you for selecting him as a replacement for Bijish for last month. With all our best wishes to you & your team at Portea, Venkatachalam Iyer