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Post acute care services

Receive short term supports while you recover from an illness or injury

Your care, your way

If you need help with transitioning from the hospital to your home, you may need to access our short term supports services. From help with cleaning around the home to attending appointments, we can support you.

  • At home care services to suit your needs
  • Experienced and qualified caregivers to suit your preferences
  • Honest and prompt communication
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Find out more information about our post acute care services. Let's have a chat.

How we help

Whether your reablement goals include getting the house clean or picking up groceries and cooking, we can help. We want to help you remain comfortable while you recover, and get back on your feet.

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Clinical supports

Ensuring you receive the right clinical care is one of the most important factors when recovering from an injury or illness. Our Community Nursing team is made up of registered nurses who can provide you with follow up clinical care in the home after discharge from hospital. Short-term supports include:

  • Wound care
  • Medication administration
  • Assistance travelling to and from medical appointments
  • Organising visits from allied health professionals
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A match made in heaven

One size does not fit all when it comes to finding the right support worker for you. You tell us your preferences, and we'll find the right person to provide your short-term supports. We take into account preferences and needs regarding:

  • Personality
  • Culture
  • Language barriers
  • Gender
  • LGBTI awareness
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Day-to-day activities

While you are recovering from an acute injury or illness, there may be limitations on which everyday activities you can participate in. We can assist with household tasks, personal care, such as:

  • General cleaning
  • Cooking and meal preparation
  • Laundry 
  • Gardening
  • Help with dressing and getting ready
  • Showering
  • Mobility

Discover everything we can do for you once you get home from hospital. See our in-home care services

Assistance with post acute care costs

You may be eligible for short term supports through hospital programs. You can find out more through the hospital you have been discharged from. 

Alternately, depending on the nature of your accident, you may be eligible to make a claim through the Transport Accident Commission.

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“Our caregivers are very perceptive and go the extra mile to do what makes us comfortable and at ease. They’re very observant. If they see anything that needs to be done, they do it."

- Gloria and Ted

Get in touch regarding post acute care in Victoria

If you have any questions or concerns about our short term support services, contact us. Our friendly care team is more than happy to help.