NSI specializes in:
Nephrostomy tube care/dressing change, general health assessments, cardio/pulmonary assessments, medication set up and teaching, diabetic teaching/management, foley catheter insertion and replacement, supra pubic care and replacement.
Hydration, antibiotics, line care, port-a-cath care-flushes, picc line dressing changes
Central, midlinem and picc line care
Negative pressure wound therapy, incision care, and compression therapy including ulna boots
Ostamy care and teaching
tracheostomy care and replacement/education
infant weight checks and monitoring, nutrition monitoring and education
Gastro tubes and drains
NG tubes, g tubes, j tube management and care
Home safety evaluations
Our NSI nurses can go into the home to assess any safety issues and recommend changes in the living environment to ensure patient safety.
General health assessments
Such cardio/pulmonary and any needed health areas of concern
Use and education of monitoring devices, refills off insulin pumps, application of sensors, diet teaching, and diabetic food exams
One-on-one in-school nursing
For developmentally disabled children. NSI is contracted with various school districts to provide one-on-one nursing care for students in need of skilled care or nursing care for their g-tube feeds, medications, vent/trach. We can also provide school nurses for the school’s nursing office to assist with all students.
Private duty nursing
Can consist of either skilled nursing visits or skilled nursing shifts, depending on patients’ needs and requests
Caregivers follow the dietary needs of the patient in accordance with their care plan.
Clean and maintain patients’ area to ensure health and safety.
Aides can change patient’s linens and wash patient’s laundry.
Our aides can shop for patients, or accompany, but cannot transport the patients in their vehicle.
Activities of daily living
Aides can assist in adl’s in accordance with their specific care plans
Medication reminders for non-skilled services. Nurses are able to administer medications via iv, im, sq, topical, respiratory/nebulizer, Medi-sets
Assistance with activities of daily living and light housekeeping
Our NSI staff can provide all necessary therapies to add patient’s well-being.
Relief for family caregivers
2 to 24 hours a day