Harold just brought Helen, his wife of 45 years home from the hospital after having the flu. The husband wanted to make sure Helen was recovering properly and wanted to ensure that the combination of the medications she was already taking and her new medications were not going to harm her. He was concerned and confused.
When it comes to caring for his wife, he is able to take care of responsibilities around the house such as cooking, cleaning and helping her to the bathroom. However, when it comes to in home medical care, that is where he struggled and what prompted his to reach out to Carol Health.
Harold wanted to request a RN from Carol. We were happy to take the call, answer his questions and see if Carol could help him solve his concerns and confusion. We explained to him that we can do a medication setup, a vital sign check providing him and his wife with the reassurance they needed.
Transitioning from the hospital to home can be overwhelming and every situation is different. We created a list of 5 easy steps that can help you successfully transition from the hospital to home.