Home care services are for disabled, sick, demented and aged people over 18 who need help for their daily activities such as buying and making food, taking medications and general hygiene.
Home care team visits the homes of the customers according to agreements done. If you need home care you can contact to your health care center and get the contact information. You can call by yourself and after that the home care team will evaluate your situation and the visits you may need.
A kind of care in which the patient is treated at home is called home care nursing. You need doctor’s referral to get this kind of care.
Home nursing care includes:
Giving intravenous fluid (i.v. fluid), performing un-urgent blood transfusion, drug infusion, enhanced wound care, and pressure stocking care.