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Spinal cord injury support services

At Home Care is a registered NDIS provider and the only registered provider to the Western Australian Ventilator Dependent Quadriplegic Community Care Program (VDQ-CCP). As an SCI care service provider, we are proud to specialise in nursing and in home care for people living with spinal cord injuries.

Our team of spinal cord injury carers and nurses is led by our Head of Nursing and Care Services, Dee Donachie, a Clinical Spinal Care Nurse with over 30 years’ experience. All members of the team receive specialised training delivered by our accredited trainers and clinical team to ensure our carers and nurses have the skills and confidence to provide this high level of disability support.

At Home Care is experienced in transitioning clients from hospitals and residential care to the community in both local and rural settings, with extensive experience moving and caring for ventilated quadriplegics.

Specialist SCI care service provider

A member of our nursing team will work with you to develop an individual nursing care plan and use this information to provide tailored training to your spinal cord injury carers. All members of the At Home Care team have access to 24/7 clinical on-call support from our Perth-based clinical nursing team.

Our spinal cord injury support services include:

  • Bowel management, including peristeen and colostomy care
  • Bladder management, including tap and express, IDC, SPC and ileostomy
  • Ventilator management
  • Tracheostomy management, including suctioning, dressing and changes
  • Cough assist
  • PEG management, including medications, feeds and changes
  • Manual handling
  • Basic wound management
  • Medication administration
  • Meal preparation, dressing, shaving and transport
  • Respite Care, social inclusion and companionship

These nursing and personal support services are available from three to 24 hours a day.

Strong relationships with specialist spinal services

At Home Care is based in Perth and provides spinal cord injury support services exclusively in the Western Australian Disability Sector. As an SCI care service provider, we are dedicated to supporting people with complex and high care needs throughout the state.

We are proud of our strong relationships with specialist spinal services, including:

  • Fiona Stanley Hospital’s Spinal Outreach Service
  • Specialist Disability Accommodation Providers
  • Support Coordinators
  • Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy providers

For more information about our spinal cord injury support services for adults and children in Perth or throughout WA, please get in touch with our friendly team today through email or on 08 9381 3344.

Partners and Affiliations

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