Tag Archives - Continuum care

Safe Homecare for Your Ailing Loved Ones!

If you thought medical errors were only restricted to hospitals, you are probably misinformed. Globally, as many as 4 in 10 patients are harmed in outpatient settings with up to 80% of those medical errors preventable, according to a white paper released by the nonprofit Foundation for the Innovation and Development of Health Safety. With…

This is what you missed out while caring for your loved one!

2)Delayed recovery – Recuperation after surgery or an acute illness is equally important. It intrinsically means the continuation of the treatment protocol prescribed by the primary physician. You may just have the medication schedule in place, but how do you manage the critical care(catheter care, tube feeding, injections) physiotherapy sessions, timely hospital visits,  nutritional diet,…

Fight your illness, don’t surrender to it!

A visit to the hospital some time back changed my entire perception of life. My mother suffers from a host of chronic ailments. Primarily amongst them are the Neuro and Myocardiopathy issues due to which I happen to visit the hospital often. Most recently, she underwent a pacemaker insertion and the sight of multiple tubes…

An inspiring read that deserves your time!

Issac MV is the facility manager at Sukino healthcare but he is best known for his heroic efforts during the covid-19 lockdown in Bangalore. The lockdown threatened to leave the continuum care facility that offers post-hospitalization critical care to patients, paralyzed due to a severe shortage of supplies. But that did not deter Issac from…