Care For Chronic Illnesses (Long-term Illnesses): Diabetes, Stroke Etc.
Chronic illness is another way to refer to long term illness. They are different from
short illnesses in many ways. Take diabetes for instance. Treatment for diabetes is not usually meant to produce a cure. Rather, treatment aims to manage the
Proper management allows the patient to live as normally as possible. But proper management may also involve difficult changes for both the patient and his or her
Key Areas in Care for Chronic Illnesses and Conditions
Proper management of chronic illness involves several things.
Education of the patient and the family makes them more informed. This helps them to take correct decisions in areas related to the illness and other that are not
directly connected to it. But that’s not all.
Often the patient has to take medication to manage the condition. In addition to medication, there may be other medical procedures such as physiotherapy prescribed for
Both the patient and the family must co-operate to maintain the schedule of treatment. This also means regular contact with doctors and other professionals involved.
Patients with chronic illness must keep in touch with their doctors. Ordinarily, visiting the doctor at the appointed time is enough. During a visit, medical tests may
also be required. They usually reveal deeper details about your condition to the doctor.
Your doctor must also be informed of extraordinary events. Sometimes, unexpected changes to a patient’s condition may happen.
This can lead to an emergency visit to the hospital. It’s important that your doctor is updated fully about what happened including all treatment given.
What We Offer Patients with Chronic Illness
We offer a full range of medical services to care for those with chronic illness. This includes nursing and doctor’s visits. We can also provide other medical care
such as physiotherapy. We also offer a full range of medical tests.
Our teams follow a long-term plan for our clients with chronic conditions. This includes specified, periodic visits to the patients by both doctors and nurses. We
monitor the patient for various symptoms according to the medical condition and the treatment involved.
The Chronic Illnesses We Offer Care for
We offer these services for asthma, arthritis, congestive heart disease, emphysema, chronic bronchitis, cirrhosis of the liver, hypertension and stroke.
For cancer patients, we also offer services related to pain management and palliative care.
If you want to arrange for care for chronic illnesses please call us, send us a message or click on the “Book now” button on this page or “Book a Service” button at
the top of the page.