If you have had an accident, illness or are looking to return home after a stay in hospital, the support of a qualified and experienced nurse can make all the difference to your recovery.

Using a nursing service in your home can also help you manage chronic health conditions and may prevent you from needing to be admitted to hospital or moving into a residential care home.

ECH nursing staff are qualified and experienced, with a compassionate and responsive approach to supporting you to meet your individual health care goals. They can support you to remain living confidently in your own home by providing the following services:

  • Ongoing support and education with chronic disease management
  • Medication management and support
  • Wound management
  • Diabetes management
  • General health assessments and reviews
  • Support with navigation to specialised services
  • Post hospital review and support
  • Continence assessment and ongoing education and support
  • Urinary catheter care management
  • End of life care
  • Cognition screen and assessments

It is important that you feel confident about the people that you allow into your home and you can be sure that your ECH nurse will make your safety, security and comfort their priority.

We prioritize seamless patient care by working closely with your GP and other partners. Our collaborative approach ensures that all aspects of your care are coordinated and integrated, resulting in the best possible outcomes.

No matter your age or medical circumstances, ECH nursing services are available to you in your own home on a self-funded basis. If you are aged 65 years and over, you may qualify for a Home Care Package (HCP) or Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP).

Contact ECH today to discover more about nursing services available in your own home.

Learn more about why thousands of South Australians trust ECH to provide home services.