The only CARF and JCI Accredited
Private Rehabilitation Hospital in the Middle East

Home Care and Transitional Care

Amana Healthcare’s Home Care team specializes in caring for patients in the comfort of their own homes – especially those with complex medical needs not adequately served by non-specialized home care providers.

Supporting patients at home with regular visits by a specialized team of doctors, nurses and rehabilitation experts

Amana Healthcare’s Home Care team specializes in caring for patients in the comfort of their own homes – especially those with complex medical needs not adequately served by non-specialized home care providers.

Patients in Amana’s Home Care program are cared for by the same doctors, nurses and rehabilitation experts who work at Amana’s specialized medical and rehabilitation hospitals.  This gives patients access to expertise and experience not found in non-specialized home nursing providers.

  • Continuous and/or periodic home visits by specialized doctors, nurses and rehabilitation experts from Amana Healthcare’s network of medical and rehabilitation hospitals
  • In-home rehabilitation options including physiotherapy and occupational therapy
  • Home assessments and hands-on support with home modifications to accommodate the special needs of each patient’s unique needs
  • Hands-on support for purchase of medical equipment, supplies and consumables
  • Caregiver training using international standards
  • Support for families through social work and coordination of care

Access to Amana Healthcare’s highly specialized team of medical, nursing and rehabilitation staff

Amana Healthcare’s Home Care team consists of the same doctors, nurses and rehabilitation experts who work in Amana’s medical and rehabilitation hospitals. This gives patients access to hospital-grade clinical standards and expertise – all in the comfort of their own homes.

The ability to care for even the most complex patients

Amana Healthcare’s Home Care team is highly specialized – consisting not only of nurses but also doctors, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists and home transition specialists.  This makes Amana the preferred choice for medically complex patients who need a level of care that ordinary home nursing providers are unable to offer.

Specialized care for patients after stroke, head injury, major illness or major trauma/surgery

A full suite of support services for the family – from home modification to carer training and support with equipment, supplies and consumables:

Home-based care is not only about nursing and medical oversight – it also needs close attention to the home environment.  Amana Healthcare’s Home Care team visits each patient’s home to identify and recommend modifications – such as rails, guards and lifts – to ensure safety and promote independence.

It also provides families with care training and hands-on support with the purchase of necessary equipment, supplies and consumables.

  • Amana Healthcare’s Home Care service offers a comprehensive suite of specialized services including:
  • Airway management and oxygen supply
  • Assistive technologies such as mobility and communication aids
  • Specialized medical equipment such as beds, chairs and adjuncts (raised seats for toilet, commode, shower chair etc.)
  • Disposable supplies and medication management
  • Home modification advice and support
  • Dietary assistance and nutritional support
  • Complex wound care and management
  • Ongoing mobility and functional rehabilitation
  • Pain management and infusion therapy
  • Neuropsychological issues

Caring for patients in the temporary absence of family members or regular caregiver – including for patients with complex medical needs who require 24-hour medical and nursing care

Amana Healthcare’s Respite Care service provides short-term accommodation in an Amana facility for patients who are usually cared for at home.  This provides temporary relief when family members or regular caregivers are away and gives patients all the benefits of care at an Amana Healthcare facility.

Need temporary supervision by highly qualified medical and nursing staff while family members or caregivers are away

A safe place for loved ones when family members or regular caregivers are temporarily away

Many families prefer to care for their loved ones at home.  But when family members and regular caregivers are not available – whether due to illness, travel or other family needs – a short-term alternative is required, particularly for patients with complex medical needs.  Amana Healthcare’s Respite Care service meets this need by providing short-term accommodation in an Amana facility for patients who are usually cared for at home.

Access to Amana Healthcare’s highly specialized team of medical, nursing and rehabilitation staff

Amana Healthcare’s Respite Care team consists of the same doctors, nurses and rehabilitation experts who work in Amana’s medical and rehabilitation hospitals.  This gives patients access to hospital-grade clinical standards and expertise – and the peace of mind of 24-hour on-site coverage by both adult and pediatric specialists

Personalized care at the highest international standards

Respite patients at Amana Healthcare receive a personalized care plan with a strong emphasis on patient safety and risk minimization.  Medical and nursing oversight are at international standards and rehabilitation options – including physiotherapy, occupational therapy and others – are also available for those who need them.

  • Amana Healthcare’s Respite Care services include all the amenities and social programs provided to our full time residents, including:
  • Fully furnished private room
  • Individualized care planning and service
  • Nursing observation and medical oversight
  • Assistance with activities of daily living
  • Nutritionally sound meals and snacks as per dietary requirements
  • Medication and symptom management
  • Full access to rehabilitation services as required

Hands-on support with home modifications, carer training and equipment for patients and families to ensure a smooth transition from hospital to home

Amana Healthcare provides a dedicated Transitional Care service for patients moving from hospital to home following a major illness, surgery or a period of intensive rehabilitation – whether in their home country or after receiving medical care overseas.

The transition is managed in stages – initially with home visits and brief homestays and later with a detailed home or workplace modification plan prior to discharge.  Amana Healthcare’s team of doctors, nurses and rehabilitation experts support the patient and family at each stage of the process.

  • Discharged from a hospital but still need extra help to ease the transition to home
  • Need a period of focused therapy to improve function in mobility, activity, speech or symptom control

A specialized program to build confidence and reduce the anxiety associated with returning home after a hospital stay:

Patients and their families often face an anxious journey when returning home after an extended hospital stay – whether in their home country or after receiving medical care overseas.  Amana Healthcare’s Transitional Care program is designed to help patients and their families through this transition with a step-by-step approach that includes supervised homestays, home and workplace modification and training for family members and caregivers.

The objective of the program is to make the transition as smooth as possible by providing hands-on support to patients and their families and the peace of mind of ongoing medical, nursing and rehabilitation assistance as needed.

Continuity of care in the journey from hospital to home – supported by a dedicated team of experts who know each patient individually:

Each patient in Amana Healthcare’s Transitional Care program is supported by a case manager dedicated to making their transfer from hospital to home and work life as smooth as possible.  Patients receive support from the entire Amana team – including doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and specialists in assistive communication – to make sure that home and work environments are ready for the patient and caregivers and family members are confident, trained and prepared.

Amana’s Transitional Care program also accepts patients returning to their home country after a period of medical care or rehabilitation overseas.

Medical and rehabilitation excellence and each step of the process

Amana Healthcare’s world-class medical, nursing and rehabilitation experts work closely with case managers, social workers and family members to ensure that each patient receives individualized attention at each stage of the transition process.

The same staff also remain engaged with the patient and family once he or she returns home, either through periodic follow-up visits or through enrolment in Amana Healthcare’s Home Care program.

Amana Healthcare’s transitional care provides patients and their families with:

  • Hands-on training of family members and caregivers using the latest international standards
  • Support for modification of the home or work environment
  • Supervised home visits – to get patients and their families comfortable and confident before a full return home
  • Amana Healthcare’s Transitional Care services includes support with:
  • Supervised home visits to build confidence and reconnect with the home environment
  • Hands-on training for family members and caregivers
  • Home and workplace assessment and advice on any modifications required to promote safety and independence for the patient on his/her return to home and/or work
  • Assistive technologies such as mobility and communication aids
  • Purchase of specialized medical equipment such as beds, chairs and adjuncts (e.g. raised seats for toilets, commodes, shower, chairs etc.)
  • Disposable supplies and medication management