Skilled Nursing Care

 

SD&G Med Staff will provide personalized care to clients who require medical support in the community. Our team of professional nurses will provide and respond to your medical needs 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our services include:

  • Medication management
  • Symptom management
  • Diabetes management
  • Anticoagulant education and monitoring
  • Cardio/pulmonary assessment
  • Wound care
  • VAC therapy
  • Enteral feed administration
  • Intravenous therapy (IV)
  • Central line care e.g. PICC line, Porta Cath, midline etc.
  • Tracheostomy care

 

Post-Operative Care

 

SD&G Med Staff will provide individualized care to clients in the community after surgery including:

  • Monitoring and assessing post-operative complications
  • Dressing changing and staples and sutures removal
  • Pain and symptom management, and collaboration with family physician and surgeon
  • Managing drains post-operatively
  • Foley catheter care

 

In-Home Intravenous (IV)

 

Early discharge from the hospital provides clients opportunity to heal in their own environment and promote their safety at the same time. SD&G Med Staff will provide in-home IV Therapy services to clients in the community. In-home IV services include:

  • IV antibiotics
  • Chemotherapy
  • IV Hydration

 

Palliative and End of Life Care

Supporting and caring for our clients and their loved ones at the most difficult times in their life is very important to us. At SD&G Med Staff we strive to be present and be with, show compassion to our clients and families 24 hours a day, and seven days a week. Our caring team of nurses will provide customized care to suit your wishes and support families through this difficult time. Our services include:

  • Pain and symptom management
  • Consultation with palliative care team and physicians
  • Caregiver relief
  • Referral to community Palliative Care Services e.g. hospice and respite care, pastoral care, in-home Pharmacist, and bereavement support
  • Support client and family decision in end-stage disease management

Seniors Care

At SD&G Med Staff we provide assistance and respond to the medical needs of seniors who require ongoing such to live safely in the community. Our PSW services include:

  • Medication Management
  • Assisting with activities of daily living (ADLs) e.g. bathing, toileting, dressing, ambulation, and feeding
  • Performing instrumental activities of daily living (iADLs) e.g. laundry, meal preparation, shopping
  • Bathing
  • Accompanying to and fro medical appointments
  • Respite for caregiver (relief)
  • Socialization