Enhanced Supportive Homecare

‘Better access to expert medical support for patients living at home with serious illness’

For most of us, there is no place quite as reassuring and comfortable as home. Our experienced team can provide specialist advice 24 hours 7 days a week so that you can receive medical care when and where you need it.

 

How can we help?

24/7 telephone support

  • Guaranteed access to SCUK’s consultant-led telephone support line.
  • Expert advice and reassurance from trained specialist clinicians, even Out Of Hours.

On demand visits

  • Home visits from trained SCUK specialist clinicians
  • Guaranteed visits 7 days a week (daytime)
  • 24/7 Senior support from our national network of Palliative and Supportive Care consultants.

Concierge service

  • Experienced care coordination planning
  • Liaison service to coordinate care across NHS and private services
  • Regular communication with Patient’s GP and treating hospital team

 

Which patients can access our Homecare service?

Patients who require:

  • Acute supportive care treatments and interventions
  • Management of complex pain and symptom problems
  • Treatment for the complications of cancer
  • Treatment for other serious illnesses requiring a daily clinical review
  • Specialist care during the last weeks / days of life
  • Experience of Care Coordination planning