Motor neurone disease (MND) and Stroke
Consultus live-in nurses are used to meeting the challenges and complexities of this debilitating and progressive condition.
Given the range of symptoms and outcomes associated with motor neurone disease (MND), treatment can often mean a package of highly customised therapies for each individual MND patient. Having a specialist nurse at home 24-hours a day, offers inestimable relief and reassurance to sufferers and their families.
They typically assist with:
- Pain relief
- Control of symptoms
- Medication, including injections and syringe drivers
- Nutrition and PEG feeds
- Tracheostomies and suctioning
- BIPAP ventilation
- Encouragement with independence, wherever possible
- Support to family members
We understand the support and understanding which is needed to care for a loved one with this disease. We have experienced and skilled live-in nurses that are here to help.