High quality health care designed to keep you at home and out of hospital.

Receiving care where you’re most comfortable means you can be surrounded by loved ones without the worry of visiting times, hospital food, or sharing rooms.

Our Home Hospital services are designed to help you recover faster and maintain your independence for longer. Using the latest medical technology and equipment, we provide you with the same level of quality care that you would receive in a hospital. Our team includes experienced doctors and nurses to oversee and manage your care.

Treatments we provide can include:

  • iron infusions
  • management of blood thinners
  • intravenous antibiotics and rehydration therapy
  • wound and drain care and catheter management
  • pneumonia, urinary tract (UTI), chest, and bone infections
  • gastrostomy (PEG) tube management
  • blood clots in the legs or lungs
  • skin inflammations (cellulitis).

Post-Acute Care

Our care teams in Western Australia (WA), South Australia (SA) and Queensland (QLD) can provide support for you at home after being discharged from hospital. Treatments may include: 

  • wound and drain care (flush only)
  • prophylactic anti-coagulation
  • PICC/PORT management or midline management
  • newly diagnosed diabetic care
  • new stoma care
  • trial of void.

Find out how to get started, so you can receive care at home, call our Contact Centre staff or complete our contact form today.

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In-home Nursing Services 

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In-home Allied Health Services

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In-home Palliative Care

Tailored services for people with life limiting illnesses delivered in the home.

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Refer to us

If you are a health professional, here’s how you can refer your patients to our care programs:  

For enquiries in Queensland and other states, you can contact our referral team. 

Home Hospital & Post-Acute Care services

Availability

Our Hospital in the Home (HITH) and Post-Acute Care services are available in Queensland (QLD) in the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service (SCHHS) catchment area. 

HITH includes some allied health services. These services are also available for a fee for service.





Eligibility

All people 18 and over, living in the catchment area, medically stable, and in need of acute or sub-acute care that can be delivered in the home may be eligible for this program.

Pregnant women under 20 weeks gestation and children over 13 with an adult supervisor may also be eligible.

To access this service you will need a referral from a medical practitioner from the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service.


Costs

This program is funded by the SCHHS and is free for clients with a referral.

For private services, contact us today for a quote.

Home Hospital & Post-Acute Care services

Availability

Our Post-Acute Care services as part of the SA Community Care (SACC) program in Adelaide.

Availability varies by capacity and location. Contact us to see what is available in your area. 

Post-acute care services are available for a fee for service in Adelaide.


Eligibility

You will need a referral from the SA Health Medical Referral Unit to access this program.


Costs

This program is funded by the SCHHS and is free for clients with a referral. 

Contact us for a specific private services quote.




Home Hospital & Post-Acute Care services

Availability

Our Hospital at the Home (HATH) and Post-Acute Care services are available in Perth.

Services can be provided at home, in the community, or at our nursing clinics, depending on the treatment you need.

These services are also available for a fee for service in Perth.


Eligibility

All people 18 and over, medically stable with a clear diagnosis, prognosis, and at low risk of deterioration may be eligible for this program.

Pregnant women under 20 weeks gestation and children over 13 with an adult supervisor may also be eligible.

You can speak to your health professional or specialist for a referral.

All people 18 years and over are eligible for private services.


Costs

This program is funded by the Department of Health WA and is free for clients with a referral. 

For private services, contact us today for a quote.

Home Hospital & Post-Acute Care services

Availability

These services are not available in Victoria.


Eligibility

These services are not available in Victoria.


Costs

These services are not available in Victoria.

Home Hospital & Post-Acute Care services

Availability

These services are not available in New South Wales.


Eligibility

These services are not available in New South Wales.


Costs

These services are not available in New South Wales.

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At Silverchain Group, wound management is the largest core service delivered by our nursing teams around Australia. With a strong focus on research, our internationally-recognised wound service provides best practice care in the home.