Plastic Surgery Post-Operative Care
Just Like Family Home Care has nurses available to provide you with superior care directly in your home or temporary accommodation setting. They can provide daily drop-in care, day or night care, extended hourly and after hours house/calls.
We offer our clients flexible hours because we understand that it may be difficult to gauge how much care you will need following surgery. Some clients may require more hours and some may need fewer than anticipated. Your nurses work with your surgical team to customize a plan of care that fits your needs. There are no contracts and no minimum hours required: you control the schedule.
Our compassionate staff is sensitive to your complete privacy and you will rest peacefully knowing that we will have all your needs attended to just like your own family would. This is what we mean by “where your family is our family, too.”
All nurses are carefully screened, licensed and go through a rigorous selection process. We only seek individuals that are experienced, possess high customer service standards and a warm bedside manner. Many nurses have even been referred to us from leading plastic surgeons in our area.
We understand that the decision to undergo surgery requires a lot of research and planning. It is just as important to consider your options for post-operative care. Just Like Family caters to those individuals who seek the best in nursing care and know the peace of mind of having assistance after surgery.
Physical exertion or stress could lead to serious complications. Allow us to send you a nurse to pamper you throughout your experience and provide you with a smooth and successful recovery.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: What Will My Nurse Assist Me With After Surgery?
A: Depending on your surgery and medical history, your surgeon may require you to have a nurse to care for you in the beginning hours following your surgery.
Your nurse can administer your medications and assist you with wound care, drain tubes, etc. They can also provide assistance with activities of daily living such as bathing, getting dressed, preparing meals, light housekeeping, laundry and general household management. We will work with you and your surgeon’s office to customize a plan of care that promotes your safety and best outcome for recovery.
Q: Will My Nurse Be Able To Transport Me To And From Surgery And To My Follow-Up Appointment?
A: If your follow-up visit is scheduled during the course of your services, your nurse can transport you to your appointment. Our staff will be happy to arrange transportation to or from your surgery and/or post-operative appointments if needed
Q: In The Event Of An Emergency, What Will My Nurse Do?
A: You can rest assured that nurses on our Just Like Family registry are experienced with post-op care and are CPR certified. Thus, in the event of an emergency, a standard protocol will be followed and they will contact your surgeon’s office immediately.