What is complex care?
So, what is complex care? Complex care is sometimes referred to as long-term live-in care or continuing complex care. As the name suggests, this type of care is more complicated in nature, and should only be administered by professionally trained complex care providers who are proficient in an array of specific caring methods.
How do our complex care services work?
At IP Homecare, our high-quality complex care at home service is a cost-effective and personal alternative to care within a nursing or a residential care home. We provide individuals with the support of a highly experienced live-in carer, who can support a wide range of complex care needs to make sure you or your loved one can remain living in the comfort of their own home.
What conditions can our complex care services cater for?
Our packages allow us to deliver continuous complex care on a one-to-one basis, limiting stress and disruption for individuals with debilitating conditions. As experts in supporting those with complex care needs, we offer care and help for people with conditions such as:
Our friendly, compassionate team of trained live-in carers provides the vital complex care and support individuals need to manage their condition and maintain the lifestyle they choose.
How can a complex care plan help?
As a reputable complex care agency, our focus is always on providing a responsive, specialist live-in care service that not only meets, but consistently exceeds, expectations. We can provide complex care for young adults as well as elderly people to support them with a variety of tasks.
Here’s how we can help:
- Home ventilation and respiratory support
- Pain from head and spinal injury
- Tracheostomy care
- Gastrostomy and nasogastric feeding
- Medication administration
- Bowel and epilepsy management
- Continence care
We work closely with individuals, families and healthcare professionals to develop a tailored, person-centred complex care plan which identifies all their requirements and allows them to have a choice and control over their care.
This enables people to lead independent, active, and fulfilled lives whenever possible. As care needs change, we continuously adapt our continuous complex care service to meet their evolving needs and preferences.
What will our live-in carers do?
As part of our complex care package, our professionally trained live-in carers can manage your physical needs, including:
- Personal care
- Meal preparation
- Household tasks
But what’s much more valuable is their companionship and ability to provide emotional support and friendship not only to those they support, but also to their family and friends in the long term. It’’s vital that everyone is united in working towards delivering the best possible care.
Arrange complex care in 3 easy steps
Do you want to find out more about our complex care services? If you’re thinking about live in care at home for a loved one – we’re happy to talk things through with you. It really is that simple.
A local care manager will visit you and your loved one at home, hospital or a location of your choice to discuss your care requirements and the type of live in carer you need.
We’ll source a selection of live-in carers which we feel most accurately suit your requirements. We will then send you a profile of each carer for selection.