Post Hospital Care
Support & expert care at home when you return from hospital
CarePilot Care Managers can help you get home faster and stay home, where you are most comfortable and want to be.
Post-hospital care is best when a team based, interdisciplinary approach is taken and overseen by an expert Care Manager. The post-hospital care team may include a number of different health care professionals, support workers, community supports, family and friends and can be managed by the Care Manager, leaving you or your loved one to just focus on getting better.
Medical and Home Nursing Care
Medication Management and/or Home Nursing
Arranging follow-up appointments with doctors and therapists
Management of symptoms like pain or wounds
Liaising with hospital staff to understand your discharge needs
Facilitating a home discharge plan
Provide assistance around the home, cleaning, shopping and transport
Ensuring domestic assistance like shopping and cleaning are not overlooked
Modify your home to support ongoing living at home.
Personal Care & Hygiene
Have a carer attend your home to assist with showering, dressing, personal washing and hygiene
Specialised goods and equipment
Coordinating delivery of home goods and equipment
Choosing a care manager to guide you
The care team at CarePilot have extensive experience in coordinating and managing post-hospital care.
They understand the complexities of arranging all that will be needed for someone to discharge home from hospital safely.
You have enough to worry about when it comes to recovering from an accident or illness. Focus on your recovery and let CarePilot handle the rest.
Costs can vary depending on the supports that are needed. Medicare and private insurance may cover some care options and there may be government subsidised programs for which you are eligible that can help offset costs.
To understand your options, book an appointment with one of CarePilot’s expert care managers.