Post-Operative Care At Home

Have you had or are you planning to have an operation? Have a more comfortable recovery with VisitHealth, the medical service that comes to your home to look after wounds, remove sutures/stitches, change dressings and much more.
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Same-Day Medical Care

VisitHealth's highly experienced nurses can support you in the comfort of your own home so you can recover from surgery as quickly as possible. We can provide bespoke packages specifically for your needs, whether that is help transitioning from hospital, medicine administration, changing dressings and wound management or whatever is instructed by your doctor.


Our highly trained responsive care and nursing professionals can be with you in as little as 4 hours or can be scheduled to meet your requirements.

Private Nurse Visit

If you have had a wound or operation that required sutures/stitches, wire or thread used to sew the wound together, they will need to be removed by a professional. Save a trip to the hospital and have them removed at home in London with VisitHealth.


For a quick recovery from an injury or operation, it is important that wounds have a suitable environment to promote healing. Our nurses will check wounds for infection and dress or re-dress the area to encourage optimal healing.

Wound Care Dressing (one site)

WCD

Wound healing is a complex process, for recovery to happen as quickly as possible it requires a suitable environment to promote healing. Our medical professionals will check the wound for any symptoms of infection and dress to ensure an optimal healing environment. They will also follow any specific instructions provided by your doctor as treatment can be dependent on your age, health and nature of your wound.


Please note: To get this service you will need to provide us with your doctor's instructions or discharge summary, and consent to contact your doctor. It is essential to provide a safe care service. Specific medical supplies, including medications are not included in the price.

Same day

£45.00

Excludes visit fee

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Suture, clips or stitches removal (one site)

SR

Have your stitches removed quickly by a trained professional in the comfort of your own home.


If you have had a wound or operation where you required sutures, wire or thread used to sew the wound together, they will need to be removed by a professional. Save a trip to the hospital and have them removed at your home, work or even a hotel. A nurse will come to you to carry out the procedure.


Please note:


To get this service you will need to provide us with your doctor's instructions or discharge summary, and consent to contacting your doctor. It is essential to provide a safe care service. Specific medical supplies, including medications, are not included in the price.


If payment is received for one site (i.e. home, work, hotel), then our staff can only attend that one site. Further payment might be required for other surgical sites that are not declared.

Same day

£45.00

Excludes visit fee

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How does VisitHealth work?

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    Step 1: Book a home visit

    Book a visit online via our website or email/call our team. A visit fee will apply depending on your location and appointment time.
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    Step 2: Meet our nurse

    We come to you on the day your visit is booked. VH nurse will have all the required equipment to provide medical care to you and your family.
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