What is Vhi HomeCare?
Vhi HomeCare is an innovative clinical service available to Vhi
Healthcare members. It is a consultant led "hospital in the home"
service allowing suitable patients to leave hospital earlier and
continue certain treatments in their own home under the care of our
nurses and doctors.
This type of home treatment of various
medical conditions has been safely and successfully provided in
countries such as the USA and Australia for many years and more
recently here in Ireland.
What type of treatments do Vhi Homecare offer?
Vhi Homecare will provide you with the necessary medical and nursing care
every day in the comfort of your home, 365 days a year.
- Intravenous (IV) Antibiotics
- Negative Pressure Dressings (NPD)
- Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN)
How can you access Vhi HomeCare?
Patients need to be referred to our service by their hospital
consultant or GP. Members can also call our office for more information
or to find out if they are suitable for the Vhi HomeCare Service.
For more information call (01) 4039474
Where is Vhi HomeCare available?
Vhi HomeCare is available in Dublin, Kildare, Meath and specific areas in Wicklow, Louth and Wexford. As far south as Gory and as far north as Dundalk.
What are people saying about Vhi Homecare?
Research conducted by Vhi HomeCare found that 99% of patients
would recommend the service and 85% would prefer to use Vhi HomeCare
rather than being treated in hospital.
What our patients say:
"A big thank you to everyone on the team for all your support at this difficult time for me. Every aspect of the service was exceptional. I have no doubt it will grow from strength to strength"
" Excellent, professional service, highly recommend to others. Very satisfied"
"Excellent care, knowledge and professionalism from all the HomeCare team. Became like part of the family."