Community Health Nursing

Post-Acute Care:

Where care is provided as an alternative to hospitalisation or to reduce a patients length of stay in hospital, this can include but is not limited to

  • Intravenous and oral therapy including antibiotics.
  • Medication management(Intravenous therapy including antibiotic and subcutaneous and intramuscular injections).
  • Wound Care.

General Nursing:

Refers to sub-acute and chronic care interventions includes

  • Catheter management and education
  • Respiratory Care
  • Chronic Disease Self-Management: Incorporating the development of a self-Management plan in collaboration with client and the GP and facilitation of self-Management groups.
  • Health Promotion, Education and Support.

House-Hold Task

  • Washing, Drying and Ironing clothes
  • Changing and washing linen
  • Organising and Cleaning out fridges and pantries
  • Dusting, Vacuum, Mopping and General cleaning
  • Cleaning bathrooms, Kitchens and Laundries
  • Gardening and Home maintenance
  • Meal preparations

Assist-Travel/Transportation

Getting to and from appointments this includes

  • Medical appointments
  • Education
  • Therapy
  • Leisure
  • Other

We also assist with transportation to and from your day program or respite accomodation on a one off or ongoing arrangement.
Our carers can travel with you via public transport, a taxi either their car or your vehicle. They will accompany you to your desired destination, participate in the appointment/activity (if requested) and then Transport /accompany you safely back home.

Interpret/Translate Services

We offer interpretation services and assist in translation to those who the help to express themselves freely Languages includes

  • Italian
  • Greek
  • Spanish
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • African Languages

Personal Mobility Equipment:

Prestige Community Care aids with specialised equipment for household tasks.

Home Modification:

Our team of health professionals will visit your home to do a comprehensive assessment, provide you with a list of suggested changes and work with you to have the changes completed.

  • Adding rails to your bathroom
  • Installing ramps
  • Adding a slip resistant coating to your tile
  • Design changes such as removing rugs that are trip hazards
  • Other minor modifications to help you live independently
  • Support with personal care, such as assistance with showering or dressing

Accommodation / Tenancy:

Prestige Community Care provides quality housing and tenancy management to people with disability, bringing our expertise in relation to the needs of people with disability into the social and community housing space.

  • Regular housing inspections and maintenance reports
  • Tenancy satisfaction surveys and feedback mechanisms
  • Quality asset management systems
  • Centralised separate line management and maintenance

Therapeutic Support:

Prestige Community Care provides Therapeutic Support

  • Occupational Therapy
  • Psychology and Behavioural Support
  • Speech Therapy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Early Intervention

Assistive Technology

Some examples of Assistive Technology are as below and we assist our clients to find the right assistive technology/mobility equipment’s 

  • A mobility cane
  • Nonslip bathmat
  • Non-electronic magnifiers
  • Talking watch
  • Long-handled or adapted grip equipment
  • Shower stool/chair
  • Bath seat
  • Over-toilet frame
  • Video magnifier
  • Bed rails
  • Wheelchair
  • Hoist
  • Hearing aids, and many more