YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED
All the Information You Need to Know
WHAT SUPPLIES DO THE CERTIFIED NURSES HAVE ON HAND?
Full case of equipment for vital signs checks, vaseline, regular gauze pads, drainage equipment, cups, drainage logs, variety of bandages, portable EKG machine, blood glucose machine, blood pressure cuffs, thermometer, oxygen saturation.
WHAT IF SOMETHING GOES WRONG WHILE I'M RECOVERING?
The nurse assigned to you has a vast experience of post-op care and can quickly assess the issue and in most cases remedy the problem right then. There are times that the nurse will contact your physician and in extreme cases take you to the nearest ER.
WHAT ARE COMMON THINGS THAT COULD GO WRONG POST-SURGERY?
Hematomas could form, you could experience an unexpected large amount of blood loss, infections, drains could accidentally come out, you could experience low blood pressure and dizziness. Due to anesthesia, you may be temporarily confused, weak and need assistance to not fall.
DO YOU PROVIDE A FREE CONSULTATION BEFORE I BOOK YOUR SERVICES?
Yes. You will meet your nurse normally a few days before you are to go for the procedure.
I HAVE FAMILY AND FRIENDS WHO CAN HELP ME AFTER MY SURGERY, SHOULD I STILL HIRE A CERTIFIED NURSE?
A certified nurse will know immediately any adverse issues that may arise. What would your friend do If you took ill and started bleeding badly from an incision? The peace of mind of having a skilled nurse is huge.
WHAT DOES THE STANDARD OVERNIGHT PACKAGE SERVICE INCLUDE?
A free pre-op visit. A ride home from the recovery area. A night stay and day 1 post op visit that evening.
WHAT IF I NEED ADDITIONAL CARE AFTER MY NURSE LEAVES THE FOLLOWING MORNING?
That's common. We do offer our services at an hourly rate. Please consult with us to determine the cost. Costs vary based off complexity of individual procedures.
WHAT ARE THE MOST COMMON SURGERIES YOU ASSIST WITH THE RECOVERY PROCESS?
Gastric bypass, breast augmentation, orthopedics, face lifts, tummy tucks.
DO YOU TAKE INSURANCE?
No, as these are elective procedures, insurance does not cover these services.
HOW MANY NURSES DO YOU HAVE ON STAFF?
Presently we have 3, however we plan to grow and hire as needed.