Our Care includes:

 

A homely atmosphere and environment where our Care staff, specifically trained in dealing with those suffering from Alzheimer’s and Dementia, are 24 hours per day on site.

All laundry

3 Main meals and in-between snacks including coffee/tea or cold drinks

Activities applicable to the level of competence of the resident

Servicing of rooms on a daily basis

Dispensing of medication

Regular taking of blood pressure, pulse and temperature

Assistance with dressing/bathing/eating/walking/moving to and from rooms

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,

etc.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         A comprehensive list is available on request

 

 

All Caressa Nursing Care services are provided by duly qualified and registered Nurses

 What are specifically 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.

Personal toiletries

Incontinence nappies

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.