Community NursingCovering Geelong, The Surfcoast & Bellarine Peninsula
Geelong Disability Community Nursing Services.
GDS community nursing provides clinical nursing by registered nurses to participants in their own home as part of the NDIS scheme. Community nursing services can assist with medication, wound care, hygiene, etc, etc. Community nursing services can help to restore or maintain your health and independence at home and assist you to avoid early admittance to hospital or residential care. PCS will provide a registered nurse to assess your clinical need for nursing and/or personal care services. A registered nurse will then determine, in consultation with you and our Director of Support Services, the number, type and frequency of nursing and/or personal care services you need. These will be monitored and reviewed at least monthly by a registered nurse to ensure the care you receive is appropriate to your clinical needs.
Our nurses are also able to provide advice and education on appropriate safety equipment for the home, and refer to an Occupational Therapist for specialist equipment if it is identified that this is required.
Community Clinical Nursing Services in Geelong
Our nursing services include:
- Managing ongoing illness,
- medications, pain and continence
- Diabetes Management
- Epilepsy Management
- Post-operative care
- Pressure wound care
- Wound care
- Peg Feeding
- Stoma Care
- Removal of sutures and staples
- Monitoring of blood pressure, pulse, temperature and blood sugar levels
- Skin integrity care
Need the help of Community Clinical Nursing Services?
If you have any questions about our disability services or specific requests, simply complete the enquiry below and we will be in touch ASAP.
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Please don’t hesitate to contact Geelong Disability Services in relation to our Geelong Disability Community Nursing services or any NDIS enquiries you may have.
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With thoughtful planning and individualised supports we help the people we support to live the best life possible.
Geelong Disability Services was established in 2015 by a couple who have lived experiences with both physical and mental illness and who wanted to provide the type of reliable competent service/s they would by happy to receive.