What is private duty nursing?
UniversaCare’s private duty nursing services provide one-one one medical care in the form of skilled nursing to patients in the comfort of their own homes. Our private duty nurses are skilled and specialized registered nurses (RNs) to assist clients with their specific medical needs based on a defined care plan to offer the highest quality of care to the client and their family.
What do private duty nurses do?
- Oral medication set up
- Non-injectable or injectable medication administration
- Insulin syringe filling
- Ostomy and catheter hygiene
- Removal/replacement of aseptic dressings
- Skin management, skin condition monitoring, and wound care
- Oral cavity suctioning and tube feeding
- Bowel care
- Core training for family members
- General health assessments and care coordination
How UniversaCare Can Help?
Our private duty nursing services span from hourly care visits to longer-term care based on the needs of you and your loved ones.
UniversaCare has been providing high quality premier in-home care to New Yorkers for over 13 years and our staff ensures we provide customized care that meets and exceeds the needs of you and your loved ones. We’re a family-owned and operated agency that treats our clients like our own family to provide the necessary support and the proper care solutions required during this crucial time.
Is private duty nursing right for me?
Private duty nursing services can be for you if you or your loved one require advanced medical care or supervision in the form of skilled registered nursing services. UniversaCare nurses provide the level of care you deserve in the comfort of your own home.
Reach out today to see if private duty nursing is right for you by calling - 718-224-3758
Our approach to Private Duty Nursing
UniversaCare carefully vets our skilled registered nurses to ensure that they align with your needs, care plan and location. We aim to ensure we find a nurse that can administer the services required for your care and one that is culturally the right fit for you and your family.
Our private duty nursing services are designed with you and your loved ones in mind to ensure the highest quality of care. Our nurses are highly trained and educated to answer questions and provide comfort to you during this important time.
How can I afford Private Duty Nursing?
Based on your long-term care insurance, eligibility requirements to participate in various programs, UniversaCare has a variety of payment options that could allow you and your loved ones to afford the care you deserve.
UniversaCare accepts most major forms of credit cards, debit cards, check and money orders. In many cases besides private pay, payment options may require a combination of payment sources based on your unique case. The UniversaCare staff can assist you in identifying your options and provide additional information.