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Convenient, professional home nursing services.

The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.

Nursing is a critical aspect of healthcare bridging the gap between doctors and patients.A wide variety of nursing services offered by certified nurses are available through this platform at your convenience

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Quality Homecare Nursing

Convenient, professional home nursing services.

The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.

Nursing is a critical aspect of healthcare bridging the gap between doctors and patients.A wide variety of nursing services offered by certified nurses are available through this platform at your convenience

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  • Who is a nurse?

    A nurse is a health professional that acts as a caregiver for patients, helping them with their physical needs, prevention of illnesses and participates in their treatment.  Click here to check out our nursing services.

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    What are the roles of a nurse? 

    Nurses play a key part in the overall management of a patient. Their key roles include:

    • Recording patient’s medical history and symptoms 
    • Collaboration with teams to plan for patient care 
    • Advocacy for the health and well being of patients 
    • Monitoring of patient health and recording signs 
    • Administration of medications and treatments 
    • Operation of medical equipment 
    • Offer assistance in the performance of some diagnostic tests 
    • Education of patients about management of diseases
    • Provision of support and advice to patients 

    What is the difference between a registered specialist nurse and a registered general nurse? 

    registered specialist nurse is a graduate-level nurse who has additional training that focuses on a particular area such as diabetes, hypertension, critical care etc. whereas a registered general nurse is a graduate-level nurse who offers general nursing care and has no specific area of specialization.

  • What short term nursing services are available?

    Get a vetted general, specialized or trained care giver nurse to visit for short term need such as:

    • Administration of prescribed medications and fluids
    • Routine wound cleaning
    • Routine checkup alongside a doctor’s home visit
    • blood pressure monitoring
    • Blood sugar monitoring
    • Normal dressing
    • Major dressing
    • Burns dressing
    • Nebulization
    • Catheterization
    • Trachea care
    • Stoma care
    • Oxygen at home
    • Stitch removal
    • blood sugar check

    Compare our short term nursing services today and find the one that best suits your needs conveniently!

  • What are some of the long-term nursing services delivered at home?

    Several long-term home-based nursing services for patients are available depending on duration needed per day over an entire month. The nurse may visit for 12 or 24 hours per day over the month depending on the patient needs. They include: 

    Registered Specialist Nurse 

    Have a qualified specialist nurse attend to your medical needs from the comfort of your home. Some of the conditions attended to include but not limited to: covid-19 and post covid-19 care, diabetes, arthritis, kidney disease, obesity, Parkinson’s, post stroke patient, dementia, heart disease, cancer, post operative care, step down care from hospital admission 

    Registered General Nurse 

    Have a qualified general nurse attend to your medical needs from the comfort of your home. Get general nursing care for a range of conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, at home administration of medication and home-based wound care management from a vetted nurse. 

    Trained Care Giver Nurse 

    trained care giver works with patients under the direct supervision of health care professionals, such as doctors or nurses. They help patients with tasks like showering, bathing and sponging, repositioning, pressure area and skin care, hair shaving and nail care, mouth care, eye and ear care, change and make up of beds, feeding, companionship, mobility assistance, medication compliance assistance. 

  • Can I get a specialized nursing package?

    Choose from a wide range of specialized nursing packages from patients living with terminal or chronic illness. Get long-term home-based nursing services for between 12 to 24 hours a day to cater for specialised need. These packages include;  

    Hypertensive Care Package; Hypertension or High Blood Pressure is a disease characterized by elevated pressure in the blood vessels. The elderly are particularly predisposed to hypertension and it is important to have them closely monitored to make sure their blood pressure levels are well maintained within the normal levels and to prevent any further complications that hypertensive patients may experience. 

    Post-stroke care; Stroke is a condition that affects the brain in hypertensive people and people with high blood cholesterol levels. This package offers rehabilitative care for your loved one to ensure that the effects of stroke are well managed. 

    Diabetes Care Package; Diabetes is a disease characterized by elevated blood levels of glucose. Increased blood levels of glucose predisposes one to infections, non-healing wounds, eye problems or kidney issues. This package ensures that their sugar levels are well monitored and controlled to reduce the risk of diabetic complications. 

    Dementia Care Package; Most families have someone with dementia, a condition commonly in the elderly characterized by memory loss and ability to take care of self. This package ensures that they feel understood and cared for which would improve their general wellbeing. 

    Post-Operative Care; Upon discharge and clearance from the surgeon, this package ensures that surgical site infections are kept at bay. Additionally, your body vitals and medications are monitored. This care is done from the comfort of your home. 

    Post-Covid and other Respiratory diseases Care Package; Covid-19 and other chronic respiratory diseases can seriously affect one’s quality of life. This comprehensive package caters for the needs after treatment of covid-19 or other underlying respiratory conditions such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.  

    Arthritis Care Package; Arthritis is as a result of the daily wear and tear of bones and joints. The elderly are particularly predisposed to this condition and need all the support they can get. Symptoms may range from mild to debilitatingly severe. Support from a medical professional can greatly improve one’s quality of life. 

    Cancer and remission Care Package; Cancer takes a toll on the entire family. This comprehensive cancer package offers medical, physical and psychological support for the patient and loved ones. 

    Trauma/Fall injury Care Package; Accidents and falls happen all the time and may leave one debilitated or in need or Long-term care during the healing process. This comprehensive trauma package offers professional and compassionate nursing care which is necessary to facilitate holistic healing. 

    Click here to view various nursing care packages.

  • Do the nursing packages offer overnight and weekend care?

    Yes. At home nursing services are available at night and over the weekend. 

  • What home set up do I need to have when considering home nursing care?

    The various home set ups vary according to the need of the patient. This is subject to discussion with the nursing care giver assigned. 

  • Do I need to have my own equipment for nursing procedures?

    No, the nurse will come to you with their own equipment. However, consumable items including gloves, needles, syringes and prescribed medications will be billed prior and availed at the patient’s home for use.

    Click here to view the various nursing procedures available.

Frequenty Asked Questions

  • What is the Ponea Health Nursing service package booking experience?

    The Ponea Health E-commerce platform offers a one-stop point for all your nursing services. Book a certified and vetted nurse conveniently at the comfort of your home, hotel or office to attend to your nursing needs. Have a trained care giver nurse, a general nurse or specialist nurse visit your home to cater to all your nursing needs. Book from the variety of short-term and long-term nursing services tailored to meet your unique nursing requirements conveniently.

  • What is Ponea Health Price comparison?

    Ponea health is an aggregator of various health services and providers that work in tandem to guarantee holistic patient care. Through Ponea Health e commerce platform, you are able to compare and array of vetted providers such as doctors, laboratories and imaging centers offering similar services at different price points and locations. This allows you to select one within your budget and convenience in terms of location.

  • Do I have to visit a hospital to get my lab samples taken?

    Through the Ponea Health mobile phlebotomy services, you can get your samples conveniently collected by a vetted professional at the comfort of your home, office, or hotel . The short turnaround times for sample processing and dispatch of results to both yourself and the doctor guarantees prompt diagnosis and treatment.

  • How do I get my medications?

    Ponea Health e-pharmacy platform is a 24-hour service that is dedicated to delivering medication promptly and conveniently to your home or preferred pick-up point. Through the upload prescription functionality, you can submit your prescription and get your medication delivered right to your doorstep.

  • What do the ratings on my doctor mean?

    Doctors on the Ponea Health e-commerce platform are rated based on a combination of their qualifications, continuous professional advancement and overall patient satisfaction. This guarantees you get the highest attainable level of care.

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