24 hour Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care.
A. This includes:
24 hour Care within a homely atmosphere and environment. Our care staff, specifically trained in dealing with Alzheimer’s and Dementia sufferers, are 24 hours per day on site.
3 Main meals and in-between snacks
Activities applicable to the level of competence of the resident
Basic Nursing Care Services as set out in our contractual agreement with Caressa Nursing Care Services (Pty) Ltd such as ( but not limited to):
- Regular taking of blood pressure, pulse and temperature
- Testing for blood sugar and cholesterol
- Basic wound care
- Monitoring of pre-packed medication
- Referring to medical discipline when necessary
- Provision of professional guidance regarding the resident’s medical conditions,
A comprehensive list is available on request
All Caressa Nursing Care services are provided by duly qualified and registered Nurses
B. What are spesifically excluded?
All medical care and medical related items (not mentioned under A above), such as prescription medicines and off the shelf medication
Zimmer frames, wheel chairs, etc.
Conditions stipulated in the contractual agreement with Caressa Nursing Care Services (Pty) Ltd. Such conditions are available on request.
Caressa will also negotiate Medical Aid assistance on the resident’s behalf where and when necessary.
Should a resident require 24 hour personal care, it will be arranged by Caressa Nursing Care Services (Pty)Ltd.